AboutMemorial City Smiles

Welcome to our practice. We welcome new patients, referrals, walk-ins and dental emergencies.

Trust your dental health to our friendly and knowledgeable dentists and dental professionals. We look forward to meeting you!

When you come to our office, you’ll receive a warm greeting from our front desk staff. Enjoy complimentary beverages and snacks in our comfortable waiting area during your visit.

For your convenience there is plenty of free parking in our lot and in parking garages near our office. We provide service in English, Farsi and Spanish.

Dr. Albert Moravej, DDS

Dr. Albert Moravej holds a Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the School of Dentistry at the Tehran University of Medical Sciences. During his studies he gained extensive practical and research experience at the University and its affiliate hospitals in oral surgery and implantology.

After many years of practice in Tehran, Dr. Moravej immigrated to the United States with his family. He returned to dental school and earned a second DDS from the School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California (USC).

Dr. Moravej entered private practice and focused on surgical and restorative dentistry. His practice was one of the first in Tehran to use advanced dental technology and procedures.

Dr. Moravej and his team participate in various continuing education courses and workshops to stay up-to-date with the latest changes in dentistry and dental care.

The fruits of his 40-year- marriage with his beautiful wife, Zohreh, are a son, two daughters, a son-in-law, a daughter-in-law, two granddaughters, and two grandsons. He’s a former soccer player and loves to watch soccer games. During his free time, Dr. Moravej enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and especially likes riding bikes with his wife.


  • Texas Dental Association (TDA)
  • Greater Houston Dental Society (GHDS)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)
  • Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
  • Santa Barbara Dental Society
  • Iranian Dental Association (IDA)
  • Iranian Medical Council (IMC)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Iranian-American Dental Society (IADS)
  • Los Angeles Dental Society
  • Dr. Hossein Bassir, DDS

    Dr. Hossein Bassir is a board certified periodontist and Diplomate of American Board of Periodontology. He received his dental degree (DDS) from the Tehran University of Medical Science, and completed his periodontology training from Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

    Dr. Bassir is a recipient of Harvard University Presidential Scholarship and a past recipient of the Joseph L. Henry Award recognizing excellence in research and clinical training from Harvard. In addition, he received Henry D. Epstein Award; Award for overall excellence in scholarship, patient care, and service to the school, colleagues, and community.

    Dr. Bassir’s clinical and research interests have been on implant dentistry, laser in dentistry, and use of innovative concept and technologies for periodontal regeneration. Dr. Bassir has lectured nationally and internationally on periodontics and implant dentistry. He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and he is ad hoc reviewer for scientific journals in the fields of implant dentistry and periodontology..


    Front Office


    Office Manager


    Dental Hygienist

    Hello, my name is McKenna. I graduated with my RDH from Kirkwood Community College in Iowa. Prior to receiving my RDH, I graduated with my Bachelor's degree in Health Sciences from the University of Iowa in 2016. I thoroughly enjoy working individually with patients to educate them about improving their smile and their overall health!

    In my free time, I enjoy playing tennis, running outdoors, and watching football.