Meet Our Dentists
Dr. Naysan: Elevating Dentistry in Beverly Hills
Dr. Daniel Naysan practices the craft of dentistry in the heart of Beverly Hills. He’s a prominent dentist who puts an emphasis on the artistry of Dentistry. Dr. Naysan holds court as one of the most in-demand cosmetic, general, and emergency dentists in the country.
Celebrity Caliber Dentist
Dr. Naysan has appeared on multiple occasions in several major media outlets. He’s also appeared in big-name publications like People Magazine, US Weekly, and the LA Times. Appearances on E! News solidifies him as a familiar face of dentistry in Los Angeles. He uses this status and exposure to share his expertise, raising oral health awareness to his patients and community. He is known as the dentist to the stars, but he provides personalized care to anyone who walks through his doors.
Dental Expertise with a Conscious Approach
Bedford Dental Group offers a full suite of dental services ranging from cosmetic to preventive. We incorporate longevity practices, enforce eco-friendly standards, and uphold those standards with the highest level of commitment. We use biocompatible materials that don’t come at a cost to the environment. Bedford Dental Group provides a safe environment. Dr. Naysan works with patients to achieve their oral health and aesthetic enhancement goals.
Dr. Naysan specializes in aesthetic smile design, offering youth-extending services that can make your smile look years younger. Time and wear and tear can erode your enamel, reducing tooth volume and length in the process. Dr. Naysan’s anti-aging dental procedures can achieve your aesthetic enhancement goals by giving the volume back, augmenting the shape of the tooth.
Proven Track Record
Dr. Naysan graduated with his DDS from the USC. Before attending dental school, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in gerontology — also from USC. Since then, Dr. Naysan has achieved advanced certifications, including the Invisalign system.
Dr. Naysan is an active member of the following prestigious organizations:
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- Los Angeles Dental Society
- Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity
Dr. Naysan continues to distinguish himself as one of the very best smile gurus in the game, operating in a very competitive market. Dr. Naysan and his seasoned team combine cutting-edge dental technology and conscious approaches to dentistry. Together, we set a new standard of excellence. Call today to schedule your initial consultation with Bedford Dental Group. Where would you like your new smile to take you today?
MEHDI NAYSSAN, D.D.S.
Prior to founding Bedford Dental Group, Mehdi Nayssan, D.D.S. graduated from dental school abroad. Shortly thereafter, he immigrated to the United States and continued to further his education at New York University College of Dentistry. After graduating in 1981 and completing all necessary coursework for foreign-trained dentists, Mehdi established his first dental practice in Los Angeles.
From there, he attended the University of Los Angeles (UCLA) TMJ and Facial Pain mini-residency program. As the founder of Bedford Dental Group, Mehdi Nayssan, D.D.S. continues to provide services for all types of general and advanced cosmetic dentistry. This includes, but is not limited to, procedures like root canals, oral surgery and all forms of gum treatment.
Dr. Nayssan has been married to his wife Lisa for 33 years and they have two beautiful children. Their daughter has recently graduated from top tier Law School in May of 2012 and their son, Daniel Naysan, is a partner at Bedford Dental Group following his father’s foot step in becoming an accomplished dentist. In his spare time, Dr. Mehdi volunteers his dental services for the needy or underprivileged as well as the American Red Cross. His time spent with the organization, Delancy Street, which helps the underprivileged rehabilitate their smile in order for them to obtain employment, was one of the more rewarding experiences of his life.
He also enjoys hiking, watching basketball, football, soccer and other sports with his family.
APEL KEUROGHLIAN, D.D.S.
As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Apel Keuroghlian, D.D.S. brings a unique set of skills to the team. Prior to graduating from the University of Los Angeles, he obtained a biomedical/biochemical engineering degree from the University of California. While working toward his undergraduate degree at USC, he researched effects of the different surface characteristics of implants and their integration with bone.
While working toward his dental degree at the USC School of Dentistry, he received numerous endowed scholarships, including the California Dental Association research and academic scholarships and the Class of 1954 endowed scholarship. While in dental school, he gravitated toward the surgical aspect of dentistry, so he decided to continue his education in oral and maxillofacial surgery at UCLA.
While there, he earned his medical degree and internship certificate in general surgery. In addition to working as a Beverly Hills dentist at Bedford Dental Group, he also holds a faculty position at UCLA. Apel Keuroghlian, D.D.S. truly enjoys what he does and works to enhance patient care by integrating his engineering, dental and surgical skills and education. While patient care is his first priority, he hopes to pursue research in the future.
Apel enjoys traveling, skiing, hanging out with his friends and playing basketball. He is also fluent in Armenian.
SHERVIN MOLAYEM, D.D.S.
Shervin Molayem, D.D.S. comes from a long line of family dentists. From a young age, his grandfather, a prominent general dentist, instilled a strong work ethic and love of dentistry in him. For this reason, he pursued his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the UCLA School of Dentistry after graduating from UCLA with his bachelor’s degree.
Upon graduation, he received the Nathan A. Styrt Scholarship Award, Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity president’s plaque and Award of Excellence by the IADA for his promotion of diversity and community outreach programs. While pursuing his passion for surgery and dental implants, Shervin was accepted into a three-year specialty program for periodontics, dental implants and reconstructive surgery at USC School of Dentistry.
As the founder of the UCLA and USC Journals of Dental Research, he has conducted extensive research in the field of dental implants.
He has also presented his research nationally and lectured internationally.
Dr. Molayem is a member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- California Dental Association
- Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity
- American Academy of Periodontology
- American Academy of Osseointegration
ASHRAF GHONEIM, D.D.S.
Dr. Ashraf Ghoneim is a prosthodontist passionate about serving patients and assisting them with complex oral care problems. He focuses his dental practice on implant dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation. He also treats patients needing partial and complete dentures, jaw and bite correction, and even provides multidisciplinary treatment in collaboration with both dental and medical professionals.
Educational Background & Qualifications:
Dr. Ghoneim earned his general dentistry degree from Alexandria University in Egypt prior to immigrating to the United States. Once in the U.S., he went on to pursue his Master’s in oral sciences from State University of at Buffalo, where he obtained his certificate in prosthodontics. Dr. Ashraf Ghoneim also went to Ohio State University in Columbus, where he became certified in implant prosthodontics, further expanding his skill set as an oral care professional and specialis in many fields.
In his pursuit to stay abreast of the latest updates and changes in dental care techniques and technology, he is continually pursuing further educational opportunities.