Dental Staff

All professionals at Alvarado Dental Group maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dr. Anas Najm

Dr. Anas Najm earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Najm was awarded an excellence in emergency dental care from the University of Colorado and has a second dental degree (BDS) from Modern Sciences and Arts University in Egypt. His special interests include reconstruction of complex dental needs, cosmetic dentistry, emergency care and implant dentistry. Dr. Najm and his staff strive to provide you with personalized dental care that enhances your overall health and appearance in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. His top priority is your health, comfort and satisfaction. He is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and San Diego County Dental Society. When he is not working, he enjoys playing and watching soccer and spending time with his family and friends.

Dr. Truska Mahmood

Dr. Truska Mahmood is a board certified pediatric dentist who loves helping children smile. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, then attended University of Nevada, Las Vegas to complete a pediatric dental residency. Dr. Mahmood specializes in treating infants through adolescents, including children with special needs. She has spent countless hours volunteering her time at dental clinics, and treating underserved children in Guatemala. Dr. Mahmood is passionate about creating a positive dental experience for her young patients and for their parents. She is committed to making your child’s visit as relaxing and fun as possible to help them develop healthy habits that will lead to lifelong smiles. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, Pilates and spending time with her family. She and Dr. Anas Najm are married and enjoy traveling and exploring new destinations together.

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