Dr. Mahallati was one of the original co-founders of Center for Implant & Esthetic Dentistry (CIED). CIED was formed when Dr.’s Daftary & Mahallati joined forces to create an innovative Prosthodontic office dedicated to providing the highest quality in Restorative, Cosmetic, Implant & Reconstructive Dentistry. Dr. Mahallati received his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University Of Southern California’s prestigious Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry in 1990. He then returned to the USC Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and completed his certificate in Prosthodontics in 2008.
Dr. Mahallati’s involvement and dedication towards the advancement of dentistry goes well beyond the dental chair. Since the beginning of his career as a general dentist, he has taught professional colleagues and students alike about the latest techniques and developments in dentistry. After completing his advanced prosthodontic certificate in 2008, Dr. Mahallati stayed on at the University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School Of Dentistry as Clinical Assistant Professor and guest lecturer, presenting at continuing education courses and symposiums. Today, he continues to share his invaluable knowledge, technique, and experience with colleagues at dental study clubs, continuing education presentations (CE) and symposiums. His research interests are in the areas of Implant Dentistry and Dental Materials. Dr. Mahallati has co-authored several textbook chapters and is published in scientific and peer-reviewed journals.
For the past decade, Dr. Mahallati is highly regarded by his peers and patients as a leading Prosthodontist. His artistic abilities in tooth fabrication and prosthetic design contribute towards the advancement of dental restorations. Patients appreciate the natural-looking appearance and durable craftsmanship of their dental restorations.
In 1995, Dr. Mahallati was the founder and Director of Dentalogy Dental Group, a multi-specialty dental facility combined with an on-site dental laboratory. He managed the technical and educational programs at the lab, while also treating multidisciplinary and complicated restorative dental cases. In 2002, Dr. Mahallati then co-founded the Center for Implant & Esthetic Dentistry, a state of the art dental practice incorporating a dental lab with the latest CAD/CAM and restorative technology. CIED is one of only two practices in the United States that has such technology on site. Dr. Mahallati serves patients both nationally and internationally who have basic to complex dental needs.
Following many years of dedication to the advancement of dentistry, Dr. Mahallati then became a member of the prestigious American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry in 2014, whose membership is by invitation only. He is also an active member of the Academy of Osseointegration (AO); American College of Prosthodontics (ACP) and the Osseointegration Study Club of Southern California.