Dr. Vasag Bouzoghlanian
Dr. Bouzoghlanian maintains a private practice in Pasadena where prevention, comfort, and the highest quality of care are his top priorities. His friendly, down to earth, calming personality, and his meticulous attention to detail have earned the respect, trust, and loyalty of his patients. You will notice the difference in the quality of care immediately on your first visit!
In fact, Dr. Bouzoghlanian has patients driving to see him from as far away as Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, and Dana Point. He has earned the title of “The Best Dentist in Southern California” from many loyal patients. Many patients who have relocated out of state even maintain their active status with the practice, coordinating their appointments with their return business trips or visiting time. Dr. Bouzoghlanian is determined to provide you with the smile you deserve!
Dr. Bouzoghlanian is very passionate about his treatment methods, and his philosophy caries through with his staff at Prestige Dental. His academic excellence and experience allow him to provide general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, oral surgery, and advanced treatment at the highest standards of care. His commitment to detail separates good dentistry from excellent dentistry. He is dedicated to helping all patients meet their needs!
The doctor and staff at Prestige Dental strive to make your visit comfortable, pleasant, memorable, and affordable!
Interview with Dr. Vasag Bouzoghlanian
“You will notice the difference in the quality of care immediately on your first visit.”
Dr. Vasag Bouzoghlanian was born in Los Angeles and has lived in Southern
California his entire life. It has been his greatest privilege to establish a private
practice in his hometown of Pasadena, and serve his community.
Dr. Bouzoghlanian attended prestigious UCLA and earned a Bachelors degree
in Molecular, Cell, Developmental Biology in 2003. He graduated top honors with
a 4.0GPA, summa cum laude honors, completed the College Honors program,
and was on the Dean’s List during his entire education.
Because of outstanding academic records and personal achievement, Dr. Bouzoghlanian was awarded the honorary UC Regents Scholarship, the MOST PRESTIGIOUS award given to a student by the UC.
Dr. Bouzoghlanian continued his academic excellence at the world-renowned UCLA School of Dentistry, where he earned his degree in 2007 with cum laude top honors. He remained on the Dean’s List and continued his UC Regents status throughout dental school, and was recognized with many awards and honors (see below), including acceptance into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national dental honor society where membership is reserved for graduates at the top 10% of their class.
Following the UCLA School of Dentistry, Dr. Bouzoghlanian completed a residency at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Long Beach to obtain advanced training in surgery, dental implants, complex reconstruction, and managing patients with complex medical problems.
Awards and Honors
Pierre Fauchard Academy Certificate of Merit for outstanding academic achievements in dentistry. Award to the top student in the graduating class.
Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) Honor Dental Society elected to lifetime membership
American Academy of Periodontology 2007 Dental Student Award for outstanding achievements in periodontics
UCLA School of Dentistry award in recognition of excellence in Fixed Prosthodontics
UCLA School of Dentistry award in recognition of outstanding performance in Community Dentistry
Commitment to Excellence
Dr. Bouzoghlanian is committed to providing lifelong excellence in dentistry. He maintains membership with dental organizations at the national, state, and local level including the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), San Gabriel Valley Dental Society (SGVDS), and Punjabe Dental Society (PDS). He regularly attends conferences, seminars, lectures, and conventions to stay up to date with the latest dental advancements, materials and cutting edge technology. This allows him to maintain a state-of-the-art practice, and provide meticulous, comfortable, and organized care to his patients.
In addition, Dr. Bouzoghlanian maintains a membership with the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce to better serve his community.
Dr. Bouzoghlanian is fluent in Armenian and proficient in basic Spanish. On his free time, he enjoys hiking, bike riding, tennis, watching movies and sports, and skiing.