Dr. M. Natalie Dianati earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Neuroscience from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and graduated with Departmental Honors. Dr. Dianati continued her education and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at UCLA School of Dentistry with her Dental Boards scores among the top 1% of the nation.
While at UCLA, she was extensively involved in research and her efforts led to a publication in the prestigious Developmental Biology journal. Throughout her education, she was on the Dean’s List and the recipient of multiple scholarships, including the Newfield Scholarship and the Ruth G. White Scholarship for excellence in academic achievement and leadership.
Dr. Dianati completed a three year residency and received her Certificate in Advanced Periodontics from the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital-UCLA. During her specialty training, she conducted advanced research on “Maxillary Sinus Augmentation Using Allograft, Xenograft, and Calcium Sulfate Hemihydrate for Improvement of the Implant Site.”
Dr. Dianati is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. A Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology is a periodontist who has made significant achievements beyond the mandatory educational requirements of the specialty.
Dr. Dianati is a member of numerous dental associations, including the American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, California Society of Periodontists, California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Dianati enjoys going to basketball games, watching movies, traveling, and spending time with her family.