Dr Masi Mokhtari Hashemian graduated from USC school of Dentistry in 1991. While in school she co-founded Persian Student Dental Association ( PSDA) with Dr Namazikhah, her Endodontics professor. She is an active member of American Dental Association ( ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), Orange County Dental Association ( OCDS), Academy of General Dentistry ( AGD), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of Laser Dentistry and World Clinical Laser Institute. She has received her fellowship in Dental Implants from UCLA.
Dr Hashemian has a successful private practice in Irvine where she provides extensive amount of pro bono dental services for less fortunate members of our community as one of her philanthropic activities. For the last 3 decades, Dr Hashemian has been a very active community activist and a supporter of different charity organizations.
As for fun activities she founded the Iranian-American Women’s Volleyball Club ( IWVC) in 2009, in Irvine. IWVC has helped women find their passion and work hard to improve their health, while having fun, through group interaction in volleyball. This in turn has inspired many more women to get active in an organized sport that encourages cooperation and mutual understanding.