Sedation Dentistry


Dr. George Istaphanous , MD

  • Over 17 years in practice.
  • A Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiologists with double board certification in both Anesthesiology and Pediatric Anesthesiology.
  • Fellowship-trained in Pediatric Anesthesia at the renowned Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center (CCHMC)
  • Fellowship-trained in Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles/USC (CHLA)
  • Associate Professor of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia at CHLA providing care to some of the sickest patients undergoing critical procedures.
  • Published several articles in journals including A&A and Anesthesiology.
  • Awarded multiple awards and was voted Top Doctor by the Pasadena Magazine.
  • Actively involved in many Anesthesiology societies and conferences and has lectured numerous times in the field of Anesthesiology.