About Dr. Alex B Avanessian

Dr. Alex B Avanessian, DDS is a Dentist primarily located in La Jolla, CA. His specialties include Periodontics. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alex B Avanessian is Poor. Dr. Alex B Avanessian has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Alex B Avanessian is 2.3 of 5.0 stars.


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7334 Girard Ave Ste 204
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Dr. Alex B Avanessian has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Alex B Avanessian has the following 8 expertise

  • Root Surface Debridement
  • Root Planing
  • Dental Implants
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Scaling
  • Gum Disease
  • Laser Surgery
  • Gingivitis


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Never on time

Doctor always running late.

Wait time
60 minutes
Easy Appointment
Comfortable Office
Advanced Technology
Caring Manner
Pain Minimized
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  • Dr. Alex B Avanessian Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna DPPO
  • Ameritas
    • Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant
    • Assurant DHA
    • Assurant DHA Premier
  • Cigna Dental
    • CIGNA Radius Network
    • CIGNA Total DPPO
  • Dental Network of America
    • Dental Network of America DPPO
  • MetLife
    • MetLife PDP
  • Principal Dental
    • Principal Dental PPO
  • United Concordia
    • United Concordia Alliance

More about Dr. Alex B Avanessian

Dr. Avanessian was recently featured in San Diego Magazine as one of their peer reviewed Top Dentists. Click here for the letter explaining this honor. After graduating in 1990, and working in oral microbiology and pediatric cancer research for two years, he enrolled in the UCLA School of Dentistry, from which he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (D.D.S.).  In response to his academic excellence, he received the American Academy of Periodontology Award. Following his general dental training, Dr. Avanessian relocated to New York, studying at the prestigious Eastman Dental Center of the University of Rochester to earn his certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Periodontics. He remained a resident of New York after graduation, serving as clinical instructor at the Eastman Dental Center and periodontist for the Northeast Permanente Medical Group.  He then began private practice in Latham, New York. In 2004, Dr. Avanessian completed a lengthy process of board certification attaining diplomate status awarded by the American Board of Periodontology thus achieving the highest level of recognition and certification for dental specialists in the fields of periodontology, implantology and oral plastic surgery. In 2004 he also returned to his native Southern California, San Diego and began private practice in La Jolla.   To remain at the forefront of the advancing fields of periodontics and dental implantology, Dr. Avanessian maintains a rigorous schedule of continuing education and advanced studies.  He is a member of many study clubs and he regularly lectures and teaches. Professional Memberships and Societies American Academy of Periodontology Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology (2004) San Diego Society of Periodontists Western Society of Periodontology Academy of Osseointegration American Dental Association California Dental Association, San Diego County Dental Society New York State Dental Association, Third District International Association for Dental Research Study Clubs San Diego Advanced Study Group (A Seattle Study Club) Summit Dental Study Group Albany Study Club Stonegate Implant Study Club

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