Dr. Ardeshir S. Khou (known to his patients as Dr. Ardy) is a general practitioner and practices full scope general & cosmetic dentistry in his private practice in West Los Angeles. He is licensed in multiple states and has extensive experience in treating patients of all ages.
He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree and was awarded the California Dental Association’s Foundation Award for his academic standing as well as volunteering efforts to the community, 2 years in a row.
Dr. Ardy believes everyone deserves quality dental care. He has donated his time and effort to care for the underprivileged, here and abroad, and continues to do so regularly.
He is currently appointed as a Clinical Faculty & Lecturer in the Division of Constitutive / Regenerative Sciences, Section of Restoratives at UCLA School of Dentistry where he works with graduating dental students as they work on patients and trains them in technical, clinical, ethical and patient interaction skills.
Teaching, giving back to the community and lifelong learning are some of his passions in life. He has held prior appointments with Ostrow School of Dentistry as faculty and clinical instructor in the Division of Restorative Dental Sciences, as well as Midwestern School of Dental Medicine in Arizona. He is also a Certified Instructor of the American Heart Association and has trained dentists and dental auxiliary personnel in providing CPR and preventing Emergency scenarios in dental offices.
His dental research interests include properties of different types of pulp protectors such as liners, bases, bonding systems and their long-term effect on teeth. Coming from a family with multiple sets of twins, he is also interested in dental anthropology in relation to twin studies. In his free time, Dr. Khou enjoys playing soccer, hiking, photography and most importantly, spending time with his family and friends.
“I believe in informed dentistry. We are known for providing a calm environment for our patients. We pride ourselves on providing and educating every single one of our patients with ALL the information and treatment solutions necessary to reach optimal oral health. The principles of |Conservation of tooth structure| & |Preventive Dentistry| are the building blocks of my dental practice. Majority of our patients are directly referred to our office by their friends and/or family. Too good to be true? Nope. On behalf of myself and the rest of our team, I invite you to experience a quality, calming and fun dental visit. Thank you ” – Dr. Ardy
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Los Angeles Dental Society
- American Academy of General Dentistry