Dr. Balasanian earned his undergraduate degree at California State University Northridge. He then completed his dental degree at UCLA. Following dental school he completed his Oral and Maxillofacial training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. As part of his residency he earned a medical degree from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He has particular clinical interest in dental implantology, orthognathic surgery, trauma surgery, sleep apnea surgery, surgical treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders, maxillofacial pathology, and pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery.
He and his wife, Narine, live in Orange County and have two children. In his spare time he enjoys basketball, golf and outdoor activities.