Our Dentists

Babak Ghassemi, DDS, FACDS

dr-babak-ghassemi Dr. Ghassemi received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has proudly served Oakland for 24 years and he continues to adhere to a standard of providing quality, comprehensive dental treatment to every individual who visits our dental office. To meet the needs and demands of his patients, he utilizes the most advanced dental technology available and has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education to stay abreast of changes in technique and treatment.

In pursuing continuing education, Dr. Ghassemi has earned certifications in all areas of general, cosmetic, restorative, and implant dentistry.

He is trained in full-mouth reconstruction at Spear Education Center.

He is affiliated with:

  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Alameda County Dental Society
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics
  • International Congress of Oral Implantology
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • American College of Oral Implantologists
  • Implant Prosthodontic Section of ICOI

Sudi Moavenian, DDS, MS

dr_Moavenian Dr. Moavenian, a Board Certified Periodontist, has been providing advanced periodontal care and dental implant therapy to patients and doctors since 1994. She completed her dental education at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska (1990) following a doctorate degree in dental medicine in 1985. Her interest in Peridontics and dental implantology took her to the Ohio State University where she obtained her certificate in implantology and a masters of science degree.

To become distinguished in the field of periodontology and amongst her colleagues, she then completed the board certification process in 1997. She is currently a member of American Academy of Implant Dentisty(AAID) through Loma Linda Maxicourse Study Club membership, American Academy of Periodontology(AAP), American Dental Association and California Dental Association.

During your consultation appointments, Dr Moavenian provides a comprehensive evaluation of your oral health and will spend the time it takes to make you comfortable with your treatment options.

Ina S. Kim, DDS

Dr-Ina Dr. Ina Kim grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received her BA from Pomona College with a degree in neuroscience. She went on to dental school at University of Michigan and completed a residency in hospital dentistry at UCSF. With her interest in endodontics, she then continued and obtained her certificate in advanced graduate studies in endodontics at Temple University. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children and enjoys swimming and running.