Dr. Neema Bakhshalian is a specialist in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. In addition to completing his DDS degree, he has been awarded his PhD from the Florida State University, where his work focused on Bone Biology. He subsequently completed his residency and subspecialty training in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at the University of Southern California. In 2015, he became a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, and currently serves as a full time Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California while maintaining an evidence-based state-of-the-art practice.

Dr. Bakhshalian has published extensively in the area of bone regeneration and tissue engineering. He is a member of several professional organizations such as the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration.