Dr. Kamyar Hekmat has been in private practice since 1987, maintaining offices over the years in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, and Westwood. As a General Dental practitioner, Dr. Hekmat has extensive experience in all areas of dentistry including Implants, Restorations, Cosmetic Crowns and Fillings, Root Canals, and Gum Treatments.
Dr. Hekmat received his Bachelors Degree from New York University in 1980, where he was honored to receive the Founders’ Day Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement. He received his Masters Degree in Neurophysiology from UCLA in 1982 and graduated from USC’s School of Dentistry in 1986.
In 2008, Dr. Hekmat was awarded the Paul K. Hill Memorial Award for Excellence in Root Canal Treatments by USC’s School of Dentistry.
Active in the community he practices and lives in, Dr. Hekmat has been a past president of a City of Hope fundraising chapter, was an honored recipient of the Volunteer of the Year Award from the UCLA Rehabilitation Center, and is an enthusiastic soccer coach and referee for the Palisades and Beverly Hills AYSO regions.
Dr. Hekmat is committed to providing the highest standard of dental care for his clients, treating each patient like a member of his own family, staying current on dental trends and adopting new dental techniques and technologies into his practice. Dr. Hekmat strongly believes in keeping his patients educated about their choices, and welcomes your questions regarding treatment options, dental procedures and techniques. He delivers this care with gentleness, compassion and warmth.
American Dental Association
California Dental Association
Los Angeles Dental Association
International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology
Debbie is a graduate of the dental program at West LA College, and has worked with Dr. Hekmat at his downtown location for over 10 years.
Nathalie brings her charm and personality to our Westwood office as a dental assistant specializing in patient relations, patient care, and administrative duties
Using gentle and effective cleaning techniques, Golshid will get your teeth looking their whitest, as well as give you some tips for keeping them that way.
Aracely is skilled, gentle, and always focused on her patient’s comfort; another staff member that has been with Dr. Hekmat for over 20 years. Aracely also implements office sterilization procedures and oversees patient care.
Working with Dr. Hekmat for over 20 years, Sandy’s upbeat personality and caring nature make her patients feel completely at ease. Specializing in scheduling, insurance filings, patient relations, as well as administrative and office matters.