E-mail: drhaghighi@lcoh.net

Member: ADA, Special Care in Dentistry, American Association of Hospital Dentists, Lower Columbia Dental Society, International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

1986-1990: CWRU School of Dentistry, Cleveland, Ohio; DDS awarded 1990.

1991-1992: 1 year hospital based general practice residency program, University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York; Certificate awarded 1992.

1993-1995: Fellowship in Geriatric Dentistry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio; Certificate awarded 1995

1999-Present: Medical Staff appointment to St. John Medical Center, Longview, Washington.

  • Completion of over several hundred hospital based cases under general anesthetic. Patient scope: pediatric dentistry, special needs patients, implant dentistry, and trauma cases.
  • Coverage for the majority SJMC Emergency Department “city call” pediatric and most adult dental emergencies dento-alveolar trauma and oro-facial cellulitis secondary to acute odontogenic infection.
  • Extensive experience in the management, hospital admission, treatment, and coordination of care for pediatric and adult dental hospital in-patients.

1999-2000: President Lower Columbia Dental Society

2000-Present: Affiliate Clinical Instructor, University of Washington School of Dentistry.

2006: Selected as Beta Site for UW Dental Fears Clinical Research Project.

2006- 2007: Chair, Department of Surgery St. John Medical Center, Longview Washington.

2006: First recipient of the newly established Penner Award for excellence in service to St. John Medical Center Emergency Department.

2006-2008: ABCD Champion (chairperson) for Cowlitz County. Access program to provide a dental home for Medicaid eligible children.

2006-2008: Member of the PI/QI surgery committee (quality assurance committee) SJMC

2006 – Present: Numerous c.d.e. lecture presentations (see below).

2007-Present: Fellowship award International Congress of Oral Implantologists

2009-2010: Member St John Medical Center bylaws committee

2011: President Lower Columbia Dental Society

2012: Beta site tester for Schick Technologies Digital x-ray sensors

2014: Medicare approved provider

2015: EPIC (EMR) trained

2016: Partner Surgikor (Dental) Implants

2016: Clinical Director Surgikor Implants.  Responsible for oversight of implant and prosthetic designs, and implant educational programs for dental health professionals.

2017: Solea Dentist Trainer.  Train and lecture to other dentists concerning use, clinical applications, and technique for hard and soft tissue removal utilizing the Convergent Solea Dental Laser.

ADA approved c.e. Lectures and Courses Given (2006-2017):

1. Treatment Considerations for Medically Complex Dental Patients

2. The Effects of Methamphetamine Abuse on Oral Health

3. *Treatment, Planning and Site Selection for Immediately Temporized Implants

4. Treatment of Dentoalveolar Trauma by ED Physicians

5. *Basic Bone Grafting Techniques for Implant Dentistry

6. *Advanced Bone Grafting Techniques for Implant Site Development

7. *Implant Treatment Considerations in the Esthetic Zone

8. “Crown Down” Using a Prosthetic Lens to Plan Dental Implant Cases

9. Treatment Considerations for the Anti-coagulated Dental Patient

10. *Preparation and Applications of Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF) in implant dentistry

11. *Prosthetic and Surgical Considerations for Immediately Loaded Implant Supported Hybrid Dentures

12. Case Report and Treatment of Herpes Zoster of the Trigeminal Nerve 2015

13. Co-presenter “Applications for Concentrated Growth Factors in Facial Esthetics, Alveolar Ridge & Sinus Augmentation”. August 28th-29th, 2015.

14. Presenter “Excellence in Dentistry Florida Symposium 2017” , Destin Florida April 2017;

Program 1: 3D placement of Dental implants and cbct interpretation.
Program 2: Resilient Attachments and Bar Overdentures in Implant Dentistry.

15. Over 200 hundred hours of ADA cerp presented since 2015

16. Solea Laser: Laser Trainer, Convergent Dental, beginning Fall, 2017

17. *Preparing a new two-day cadaver based program for hands on training in maxillary sinus lift, nasal sinus lift, and ridge split techniques, implant placement. February 2018.

* Hands on animal, human cadaver, or model based practicum courses. 2016-current: over 150 hrs ADACERP provided on both prosthetic and surgical aspects of implant dentistry

Contact information

Daniel Haghighi, DDS

Lower Columbia Oral Health & Center for Implant Dentistry

1538 11th Avenue, Longview, WA  98632

Office: 360.636.3400

Fax: 360.578.1277

Email:  drhaghighi@lcoh.net

More about Doctor

Job Lower Columbia Oral Health & Center for Implant Dentistry
Qualification Dr. Haghighi holds a medical staff appointment at St. John Medical Center (SJMC) in Longview, Washington.
Charity work Dr. Haghighi provides a number of humanitarian oral health services through local agencies. He supports the majority of city call for the SJMC emergency department as well as care for admitted patients as the need arises. He provides free emergent care for individuals at the Community House, Longview, Washington and the Emergency Support Shelter, Kelso Washington.

Dr. Dan Haghighi holds a medical staff appointment at St. John Medical Center (SJMC) in Longview, Washington. Thus In addition to routine in office treatment, he is able to provide hospital dentistry services for pediatric patients, individuals with special needs, medically complex patients, and individuals requiring reconstructive dental implant surgeries.