Dr. Nasem's education started at Indiana University, where she was a dual major gaining a bachelor of science in Biology and a bachelor of science in Psychology. She then went to Boston, Massachusetts to study at Tufts University School of Dentistry. Graduating top of her dental class, she was accepted at the University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry for her residency in pediatric dentistry. She graduated from residency earning the Hugh M. Kopel resident of the year award. Dr. Nasem received the highest achievement possible in pediatric dentistry, she is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist.
Dr. Nasem has been practicing in South Orange County for over 8 years. During her residency, she was placed at Children's Hospital Orange County (CHOC) to gain her special knowledge of special needs children and hospital dentistry. She cherishes this special training and continues to work at CHOC allowing her to treat children in their operating room facilities. She has stayed with USC as faculty and now as the resident director of Orange County to help shape the pediatric dentists of the future.
Certifications and Affiliations
● Dr. Nasem is Board Certified Pediatric Dentist
● Dr. Nasem is a member of the following associations: American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), California Society of Pediatric Dentistry (CSPD), California Dental Association (CDA), California Society of Pediatric Dentistry (CSPD), Orange County Dental Society (OCDS) and American Dental Association (ADA)
● Dr. Nasem is on staff at Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)