Dr. Karapetian grew up in Armenia, and completed his undergraduate and dental studies in Yerevan in 1992. He continued with advanced training in Moscow, Russia and Alizey, Germany, studying advanced dental restoration techniques, before emigrating to the United States.

Determined to be a leader in the field of dental reconstruction, Dr. Karapetian continued his dental studies, obtaining a degree from University  of the Pacific, and attending advanced courses at the prestigious Duggan Study Institute and the Nobel Biocare Dental Implant Training Institute.

Acting as a general dentist but specializing in endodontics, dental implants and periodontal treatment, Dr. Karapetian is also a member of the UCLA Gum Disease Study Group and the San Pedro Periodontal and Implant Study Club.


Dr. Karapetians’s goal is to develop a lasting relationship with each patient and the families he treats. Trust and confidence is the key to his success. He is passionate about giving his patients the best care every time he sees them. In Dr. Karapetian’s quest to offer the highest degree of comfort to his patients, he has been highly trained to treat patients with dental phobias. One of his top priorities has been to remain at the forefront of current dentistry and he does so by attending various advanced training courses throughout the year.


As a general dentist, Dr. Karapetian maintains memberships  with the following professional organizations, as he continues to expand his knowledge:

  • Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Oganes Karapetian is a highly enthusiastic and personable dentist, and holds a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. As a general dentist, he specializes in treating comprehensive restorative cases, Invisalign Orthodontics, Implant dentistry, and challenging cosmetic and surgical cases with an unparalleled degree of attention, care, and comfort for all of his patients.