Meet Dr. Alanes, DDS, DADBA

Ambulatory Dental Anesthesia IV Sedation Dentistry

Dental Education

Dr. Alanes began his undergraduate study in Biology at UC Irvine and also completed a BS degree in Dental Hygiene from the USC School of Dentistry.


He completed his Dental Degree at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at USC, completed a General Practice Residency at SUNY Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine and then went on to specialize in Dental Anesthesiology at SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital in Long Island, NY. He is board certified as a Diplomat of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology.


He returns to the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, holding a position of Adjunct Faculty as an attending anesthesiologist.


Personal Background

Dr. Alanes was born in Brooklyn, NY and raised in Downtown Los Angeles, CA. He enjoys spending quality time with friends and family. In his spare time, he enjoys personal fitness, volunteering for Special Olympics, offering his services to children and teenagers in a Mentor Program and servicing families of a local church. 

Meet Dr. Alanes, DDS

Ambulatory Dental Anesthesia IV Sedation Dentistry

Dental Professional Involvement

Leadership & Membership

  • American Society of Dental Anesthesiology (ASDA)

  • American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA)

  • American Dental Association (ADA)

  • California Dental Association (CDA)

  • International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)

  • Los Angeles Dental Society (LADS)


  • Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry Dean's List

  • The Eric Green Memorial USC Dental Mobile Clinic Award

  • Professionalism Award from USC Dental Hygiene

  • Featured on the cover of USC DENTISTRY magazine, “Fostering Leadership”

  • ADHA Annual Meeting, First Place Table Clinic Award 




  • April 2015: Private Office Flexible Video Laryngoscopy, American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists, Annual Scientific Session 

  • October 2015: Awareness of the Anesthesia Team Helps an Early Diagnosis of Iatrogenic Bladder Perforation during TURP Procedure, American Society of Anesthesiology, Annual National Meeting

  • December 2015: Intraoperative Anesthesia Management Alerts Surgery Team of Iatrogenic Bladder Perforation During TURP Procedure, 69th PostGraduate Assembly in Anesthesiology, Medically Challenging Case Report Poster