Keramati Michael Do DDS
Keramati | MEDICAL and DENTAL CLINIC in ENCINO
Dental Clinic Oral Surgery, Removal of Impacted Teeth, Proper Removal of Infected Teeth & Jaw Bone
Every so often, you meet professionals in an industry that demonstrate a high capacity for excellence and push the envelope to go beyond the very essence of excellence in their skills set and in every aspect of their field. These individuals have an insatiable quest for knowledge and are not only leaders but visionaries and sometimes even policy changes. An encounter with one of these professionals leaves you with an indelible impression for life. People who strive to fulfill this personal and professional passion beyond the call of duty are rare and should be revered.
Dr. Keramati in the office Dr. Keramati in the office Dr. Michael Keramati is one of these types of personalities, with a career that is far-reaching, diverse and extremely focused on the well-being of his patients and his colleagues. Dr. Keramati is unique in his profession in the sense that he is a dual-degree practitioner, being both a physician and a dental surgeon. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.) from the University of Iowa, majoring in Microbiology and Chemistry, giving him a strong background not only in Microbiology but Biochemistry as well.
He continued to get his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Iowa, followed by a three-year residency and Fellowship in general and hospital dentistry at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Additionally, he has taught at the College of Dentistry, which culminated in his being selected as the Teacher of the Year in 1989. After moving to California, he started a private practice while teaching at the University Of California, College of Dentistry.
He later became Director of the Department of Oral Diagnosis and the Director for the Aids Educational Training Center for Dentist in Southern California. After 12 years of practicing dentistry, his focus expanded to include medicine and Dr.
Keramati attended medical school at the Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. After getting his D.O. degree, he entered a Family Practice Residency program at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles, California.
His insatiable quest for an expanded knowledge base in the integrated traditional and alternative medicine drove him to become a Diplomat of the Holistic Board of Medicine (A.B.H.M.). Dr. Keramati is a Clinical professor of medicine and dentistry and he still teaches students and residents.
Dr. Keramati is different from most dual practitioners in the sense that he has devoted his life to treating underlying medical problems not just the symptoms. Yet even with his busy professional life, one of his greatest priorities is maintaining relationships with friends and family. Some of his hobbies include flying private planes, playing soccer, and music.