Who We Are
Cosmetic Dentists in Downtown Los Angeles
Dr. Jay Khorsandi
Dr. Jay Khorsandi is a native of Los Angeles and is a cosmetic and general dentist who has been serving the Downtown Los Angeles and surrounding areas for almost 10 years. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychobiology from UCLA. His dental education was completed at Northwestern University in Chicago where he graduated near the top of his class. Upon graduating, Dr. Khorsandi went on to complete a comprehensive 1-year post-doctorate residency in Arizona. This intensive training focused on the area of aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry including composite bondings, veneers, crowns, bridges, implants and much more. Dr. Khorsandi also maintained a faculty position at the UCLA School of Dentistry in the graduate division, teaching new graduates advanced dental techniques.
Dr. Khorsandi is continually advancing his skills by taking numerous education courses to become highly proficient in all phases of dentistry. In addition, Dr Khorsandi is a certified and preferred Invisalign orthodontics provider.
When not at the office, Dr. Khorsandi enjoys working on his photography portfolio as well as collecting and listening to all kinds of music, participating in car racing events and spending time with his family and friends.
Dr. Charles Huang DDS (Dr. Charlie)
Born and raised in Santa Monica, CA, Dr. Charles Huang graduated from Santa Monica High in 2000. He then attended the University of California, Santa Barbara and graduated with a bachelor degree in Pharmacology. After receiving his Bachelors degree, Dr. Huang attended the oldest dental school in the United States, New York University’s College of Dentistry. His passion for art, the healing process, and the gift of manual dexterity all came together in his training for patient care at NYU. Since his completion of dental school, Dr. Huang continues to be at the forefront of dentistry and is constantly furthering his skills by attending numerous educational courses. Dr. Huang has also completed additional training in advanced courses for cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign and advanced restorative dentistry. He is known for his gentle demeanor and patience, especially with the anxious patient.
Dr. Huang enjoys numerous activities outside of the dental office and was a competitive ice skater for over 15 years. He continues to train at the local ice rink in Culver City, and also enjoys surfing, hiking, gardening and working out at the gym.
Karla is our head dental assistant and works directly with Dr. Jay Khorsandi to ensure the utmost in patient comfort and care. She has been a dental assistant for over 10 years and comes from a background in working in multiple offices and dealing with every kind of dental procedure available. This allows her to explain procedures to the patient with precision and answer any questions about what is going to happen with total confidence. We are also very fortunate to have her in our practice.
Vanessa EsquedaOur Place
Vanessa is our front office coordinator. Vanessa has been in the dental field for over ten years and is extremely knowledgeable about all the various insurance plans and coverages. She has a very strong accounting background, which she has adapted skillfully to dental administration and insurance coordination. She is here to answer any questions you may have about an appointment, a procedure or to help you with your insurance claim. We are very lucky to have her and we are confident you will feel the same way too!