Dr. Amir Davoody, DDS | Houston, TX, Orthodontist
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Dr. Amir Davoody received his dental degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and his orthodontic certificate and Master of Dental Sciences from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Davoody is a board-certified orthodontist, a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, and an active member of the Angle Society of Orthodontists. He was awarded the Thomas Graber Award of Special Merit from American Association of Orthodontists in 2011 for his research on temporary anchorage devices (TADs). Iranian Dentists In USA
He has taken an active role in his profession by serving as a part-time faculty member at the University of Connecticut Department of Craniofacial Sciences as well as staying current with latest advances in orthodontics by attending meetings nationally and internationally.
ABO Small Seal Greater Houston Orthodontics in Houston TXThe American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) was founded in 1929 as the first and oldest specialty board in dentistry. The ABO was established to elevate the standards of the practice of orthodontics, to familiarize the public with its aims and ideals, and to protect the public against irresponsible and unqualified practitioners.
What does it mean that Dr. Davoody is an Angle orthodontist?
Edward H. Angle is regarded as the father of American orthodontics. The Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists (EHASO) is a prestigious global honor society, developed from the distinguished Angle school alumni organization begun in 1922. The Angle orthodontist journal was inaugurated in 1930 by the Angle Society, as a living memorial to Dr. Angle. Membership into the Angle society is by invitation only after demonstrating academic and clinical excellence and university teaching affiliation.
In order to attain full membership, chosen orthodontists have to complete and present publication-quality research in addition to three to five exceptional clinical case reports. Dr. Davoody presented his award-winning research comparing differential moments and mini-screws in anchorage control and presented excellent published case reports, in addition to working as a part-time faculty at the University of Connecticut Health Center. He achieved full membership after 2 years.
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Amirparviz R. Davoody, Laura Posada, Achint Utreja, Nandakumar Janakiraman, William P. Neace, Flavio Uribe, Ravindra Nanda. A prospective comparative study between differential moments and mini-screws in anchorage control European Journal of Orthodontics.