Walid J. Dehni, DMD — Prosthodontist
Dr. Walid J. Dehni founded Lynnfield Dental Associates in 2000 after working for a few years in Boston. A specialist in the Esthetic restoration and replacement of teeth, he has expertise in restoring optimum appearance and function to his patients’ smiles. In private practice for over 19 years, Dr. Dehni has advanced training in esthetic procedures, dental implants, Teeth in a Day, oral plastic and reconstructive surgery, TMD problems, traumatic injuries to the mouth, congenital anomalies, sleep apnea treatment and oral cancer reconstruction. He is considered a master of complete oral rehabilitation. Dr. Dehni is a certified provider of The CEREC® 3D, a system for the fabrication of all-ceramic dental restorations in just one office visit. He is also certified in Botox and injectable fillers.
Dr. Dehni is also one of few doctors trained and certified in both Oral Conscious Sedation and IV sedation dentistry, techniques that allow his patients to receive all of their dental care in just one or two visits while in a state of deep relaxation. Both he and his excellent team are committed to providing his patients a safe and comfortable sedation dentistry experience in a supportive, non-judgmental environment.
Dr. Dehni obtained his Bachelor of Arts in 1988 from Boston University, where he was a Merritt Scholar, and received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 1994 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He holds a specialty degree in prosthodontics and implant dentistry from the University of Texas and VA Medical Center Houston. Dr Dehni is the president of the Sedation Dentistry Network and has taught at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Dehni enjoys spending time with his two children, Isabella and Andrew, as well as his wife, Dr. Santamaria who is also a dentist and works in both Lynnfield and Boston.