Santa Monica Bay Periodontics
Santa Monica Bay Periodontics is a leading dental practice that uses advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment to diagnose and treat periodontal health issues in adults. Located in beautiful Santa Monica, California, board-certified periodontist Sahar Shafi, DDS, leads Santa Monica Bay Periodontics. At Santa Monica Bay Periodontics, providers never push unnecessary treatments. They offer a variety of safe, conservative therapies that effectively prevent and treat periodontal disease.
Santa Monica Bay Periodontics knows how important it is to make the right decisions for your oral health. That’s why the providers involve their patients in the decision-making process when creating patient-centered treatment plans.
What sets Santa Monica Bay Periodontics apart from other periodontal clinics is its dedication to innovative technology. The office has high-end technology, such as the GALILEOS 3D imaging CBCT machine and the IntraSpin™ L-PRF™ system. The goal is to prevent and treat periodontal disease with the latest advancements in dental technology. These technologies also play an important role in dental implant surgery and recovery.
Santa Monica Bay Periodontics also prioritizes non-surgical and minimally invasive periodontal treatments that result in less pain, bleeding, and a shorter recovery period than traditional oral surgery. To treat receding gums, patients can benefit from the Chao Pinhole® Technique, a scalpel-free and suture-free alternative to gum graft surgery. The practice also performs a number of non-surgical periodontal treatments for gum disease, including scaling and root planing and laser dentistry.
If you’re ready for a brighter, healthier smile, call Santa Monica Bay Periodontics, or schedule an appointment online today.
Our mission is to provide exceptional periodontal and dental implant care to our patients. We will strive to exceed the expectations of both our patients and our referring doctors through extraordinary customer service. The atmosphere of our office shall be one of compassion, understanding, honesty, and down-to-earth values. As health care professionals we embrace the responsibility of patient care and believe that our patients deserve the highest level of care possible. Continuing education is the cornerstone of our practice philosophy which enables us to confidently deliver care at this elevated level. We also believe that it is our responsibility to humbly disseminate knowledge gained through education to our patients, our profession, and the community. Good patient education and communication are very important to us so that our patients are able to make an informed decision prior to proceeding with treatment. Our ultimate aim is for all of our patients to have a positive experienc
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"Periodontal surgery is not my idea of a pleasant day, but Dr. Shafi makes it almost enjoyable."
"Dr. Shafi is a brilliant dentist and periodontist and I am honored to write about my experience as her patient."
"Dr. Shafi was thorough and very patient with answering all my questions."
"If you have some periodontal issues, there is simply no one better to see than Dr. Shafi."
"Dr. Shafi is an amazing and gifted doctor. She is always patient, gentle and extremely kind. She truly cares about her patients."