Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk


Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk is a zygomatic implant expert with an undergraduate degree and a dental degree from Loma Linda University. As a result, he began his surgical residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, where he was named Research Fellow in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and studied major reconstructive surgery for patients with facial deformities. At the moment, he is one of the head surgeons at Greater Ventura Oral & Facial Surgery, one of the first ZAGA Centers in the USA, where they follow the ZAGA philosophy, focusing on the well-being of their patients. In the meantime, Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk authored several articles and gave many presentations, making significant contributions to the field of Orthognathic surgery. 

Specifically, Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk studied Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, with a special emphasis on reconstructive jaw surgery, facial trauma, and facial cosmetic surgery. At the same time, he received invaluable experience in internal medicine, anesthesia, and general surgery.

Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk particularly prides himself on providing the highest standard of care, while striving to ensure the next generation of oral surgeons does so as well. In fact, Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk is also an associate professor at Loma Linda University, training future surgeons in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. For instance, Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk remains involved with his community and provides outstanding oral surgery care to its residents. More than that, besides his private oral surgery practice, Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk works at both Community Memorial Hospital of San Buenaventura and Ventura County Medical Center.

Dr Hooman Zarrinkelk’s Achievements

  • First, he is board-certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
  • More than that, Dr. Zarrinkelk is a member of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology and also of the American Dental Association
  • Also, he is a fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons