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A/Prof. Mehdi  Valizadeh

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A/Prof. Mehdi Valizadeh

DDS (Iran), MSD (Perio)

Periodontist
AUSTRALIA

Hailing from Iran, Mehdi obtained his doctorate in dentistry (DDS) in 2005 and pursued a diploma in implant dentistry in 2006. In 2011, he obtained his master’s degree (MSD) with a distinction as board-certified specialist periodontist after an additional 3-years of full-time training specialising in periodontics. From 2011 to 2014, he worked part-time as assistant professor in periodontics and implantology department in the dental faculty of SBMU (international branch-Tehran), whilst running his own successful private practice. Over the years he was actively involved tutoring dentists, collaborating with major dental bodies as senior lecturer and advisory board member.

Later, Mehdi qualified and registered as general dentist (ADC Cert.) and specialist periodontist in Australia in 2012 and 2014, respectively having completed the complex qualifying exams and fulfilling recommended criteria.

He moved to Australia permanently with his wife in April 2014, and has been working full-time as specialist periodontist at "Radny & Valizadeh Periodontics and Dental Implant Centre". He has also been actively involved in mentoring and running educational courses and lectures here in Australia. His main interests in his field of the specialty are advanced implant surgeries, soft tissue grafts, bone grafts, and periodontal plastic surgeries.

Mehdi has recently been appointed as clinical senior lecturer at University of Western Australia (UWA) as clinical supervisor for the post-graduate registrars in the discipline of periodontics and implantology.

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