Alumnus Becomes Associate Director
Meet one of NYU Langone Dental Medicine's newest associate directors. Dr. Amir Yavari, is a NYU Langone Dental Medicine Pediatric Dentistry 2017 graduate from the Providence, RI site. After graduation, he became part-time faculty and recently took over as associate director for the site. He is a board-certified pediatric dentist. He graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry, completed a one-year program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Boston University, prior to his residency with NYU Langone Dental Medicine. He enjoys working with the residents and received a Faculty of the Year award for excellence in pediatric dental education in June 2021. He prides himself on staying organized in both his personal and professional lives, which allows him to focus on training residents and providing patient-centered dental care.