Dr. Reza Movahed, DMD

Dr. Reza Movahed, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(34)
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Dr. Movahed received his undergraduate degree in Biology and Art History from Rutgers College in New Jersey. After receiving his Dental Degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, he completed an internship in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery in New York. Dr. Movahed went on to complete his residency in Florida at Nova southeastern University, where he was exposed to the full scope of the specialty. Due to his interest in dentofacial deformities and temporomandibular joint disorders, Dr. Movahed completed a fellowship under Dr. Larry Wolford at the prestigious Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas Texas. At his fellowship, he was involved in the management and treatment of very complex orthognathic and TMJ surgery cases. Dr. Movahed has a great appreciation for the cutting-edge technological advancements in the specialty, especially the computer-aided surgical simulation (CASS) in combined jaw and TMJ surgery. This approach adds a higher level of precision to the surgical planning and execution. His interest in the academia has resulted in book chapters and number of publications in peer reviewed oral and maxillofacial surgery journals. Additionally, he is actively presenting and lecturing at the national meetings and societies.

1585 Woodlake Dr Ste 208

Chesterfield, MO 63017

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Maxillary Hypoplasia
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Total Joint Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • The Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Nova Southeaster University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Movahed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

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Dr. Movahed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Movahed to family and friends
4.7
based on 34 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Movahed's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
in Belleville, IL |
An exemplary example of expertise and compassion. He and his staff made my emergency oral surgery experience less stressful and I would recommend their office to all!
in St Louis, MO |
Dr. Reza Movahed and his staff are superb! I've not met anyone with more passion about their work than I have with Dr. Movahed. I work in the Dental field and have been lucky enough to see many of his cases presented at local lectures and I can confidently say he is an incredibly skilled artist. He and his staff go to extra lengths to explain procedures and make you feel comfortable all the way through the process. St. Louis is very lucky to have Dr. Movahed. If you oral surgery see him.
in Florissant, MO |
I can recommend Dr. Movahed without reservation. My 21 year old daughter had osteochondroma (bone tumor) in her jaw which caused TMJ and facial asymmetry. Correcting her condition required months or pre-op planning and coordination with an orthodontist, 9 hours of surgery preformed by Dr. Movahed and months of post-op recovery which included continued coordinated treatment with the orthodontist and physical therapist. Dr. Movahed worked tirelessly to assure that my daughter achieved her best
in Ladue,MO |
I have always had a severe under bite. It almost looked like i had no chin. I went through a lot of trial and error with an orthodontist only to end up in the same condition. My current orthodontist referred me to Dr.Movahed. I didnt want surgery But now that i have gone through the surgery i see the difference. My bite is better, my teeth look better, my face looks normal,i have chin and a jawline. Dr Movahed is great at what he does.
in Bridgeton, MO |
My daughter and I were impressed with Dr. Reva Movahed regarding his bedside manner, knowledge, concern and desire to 'fix' my problem. We never felt "rushed" . Dr. Movahed listened to all our questions and took the time to explain through x-rays and drawings the cause of my problem and procedures to be used to correct it. All procedures were handled at his office with most up-to-date technology and equipment. Yes, I would highly recommend him to my family and friends.
in St. Louis mo |
Dr Movahed was my daughter's surgeon. I cannot say enough about him and the entire procedure he performed on her jaws! He went above and beyond our expectations! He really cares about his patients and their families. Best bed side manner. He is an awesome surgeon and would recommend him to anyone and everyone for any type of dental surgeries!
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Hospitals where Dr. Movahed has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital St. Louis
615 S New Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63141
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Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 N Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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