About Dr. Nikaeen
Dr. Atoosa Nikaeen believes every child, adolescent and adult deserves a healthy and beautiful smile. Her conservative, detailed approach while also incorporating modern technology to facilitate patient’s treatment, sets her apart from other orthodontists.
To prepare for her career creating those smiles, she attended the best schools and continues to hone her skills. Dr. Nikaeen graduated with honors from dental school in 1993 and earned a doctorate in dental surgery (DDS).
Dr. Nikaeen gained experience practicing general dentistry for several years before attending the prestigious Columbia University School of Dentistry and Oral Surgeons, in New York. There she completed her post-doctoral education in orthodontics and received an orthodontic specialty certificate.
Dr. Nikaeen established her practice in Los Angeles, where she serves all of Southern California, including but not limited to Los Angeles, Beverly Hills and Santa Monica.
Dr. Nikaeen stays up to date on the latest dental and orthodontic advances by attending numerous continuing education courses and subscribing to relevant professional journals. Her research has been published in leading scientific journals, and she is a former faculty member at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dental School, teaching in the Orthodontics program.
She has received many awards and honors and is a member of a number of dental organizations:
- American Association of Orthodontics
- Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Los Angeles Dental Society
Dr. Nikaeen lives in the L.A. area with her husband, Siavosh, and their two sons. When she is not working, she enjoys painting, yoga, running, spinning, scuba diving, snow skiing and hiking.
Please call the office at (310) 444-1113 or send an email to schedule your free initial consultation. We serve Southern California including Los Angeles (LA), Beverly Hills, and Santa Monica.
We look forward to hearing from you!