Mehdi Noroozi, DDS (Toronto), MSc, Dip. Perio (UBC), FRCDC, DABP
Board Certified Specialist in Periodontics - Implant Dentistry
Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology
Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC Faculty of Dentistry
Founder and Director of the EPIC Study Club
Dr. Mehdi Noroozi board-certified specialist in periodontics and implant surgery, attained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto, Canada. After several successful years in private practice, he completed an intense three-year surgical specialty residency at the University of British Columbia, where he received extensive training in treating periodontal diseases, cosmetic oral plastic procedures, dental implants and reconstructive surgeries leading to a Masters degree in craniofacial science with focus on dental implantology, as well as a specialized diploma in advanced periodontics and implant surgery. Dr. Noroozi is a graduate of the advanced bone and soft tissue grafting course by Prof. Khoury from the University of Münster, Germany. To be at the forefront of predictable guided bone regeneration, he completed Dr. Istvan Urban advanced bone and soft tissue regeneration course in implant dentistry.
Dr. Mehdi Noroozi has been the recipient of numerous prestigious academic awards, including “The Canadian Academy of Periodontology Prize” for the most outstanding student in clinical Periodontology and “William R. Jackson Award” for excellence and superior ability in clinical Prosthodontics. He was also among the few to be awarded twice the “UBC DMD Graduate Teaching Assistant Award” in 2013 and 2014, in recognition of his excellence in teaching.
Dr. Mehdi Noroozi is the founder and director of the Envision Periodontics and Implantology Core (EPIC) study club dedicated to providing dental professionals with advanced continuing dental education at its highest level. Dr. Noroozi has several publications in different fields of dentistry and presented research at several national and international conferences. His research interest focused on the outcomes of implant therapy in patients with self-reported penicillin allergy.
As a certified specialist in Periodontics and clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia, Dr. Noroozi is involved in formal training of student dentists. Dr. Noroozi currently maintains a private practice as the founder and owner of the "IMPrESS Perio Implant Center" specializing in all aspects of periodontal therapy with strong emphasis on implant related surgery, bone and soft tissue grafting.
Dr. Noroozi maintains his status of specialist in good standing, as the Fellow of Royal College of Dentists of Canada (FRCDC) and Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He is a Fellow of the College of Dental Surgeons of BC, and active member of Canadian Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology and Dental Implantology, International Team for Implantology (ITI), Academy of Osseointegration, BC Society of Periodontists and BC Dental Association.