Shahram Shadfar | Iranian/Persian Children’s Dentistry in North Vancouver, BC
Board Certified Specialist in Children’s Dentistry
Dr Shahram Shadfar grew up in Edmonton and survived many cold winters in Alberta.
He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Alberta before he went on to obtain his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Pittsburgh.
Following graduation, he completed a General Practice Residency at New Jersey University Medical Centre. Dr Shadfar also went on a dental mission trip to Jamaica to help those less fortunate.
It was during that time, that he realized his love and passion for pediatric dentistry. Iranian Children’s Dentistry in North Vancouver
He attended Lutheran Medical Centre in Brooklyn New York and obtained his Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry. Upon graduation, Dr Shadfar moved back to New Jersey and worked as a pediatric dentist in private practice.
In order to be closer to his family, Dr Shadfar decided to move back to Canada and reside in Vancouver where he worked for two years in Mission, BC, then in December 2012, he decided to open his brand new pediatric dental office.
Dr Shadfar became a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (F.R.C.D.C.), a Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry in B.C. (F.C.D.S. (B.C.)) and a member of the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C. as a pediatric dentist.
Dr Shadfar decided to endeavour even further and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a member of the Canadian and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the B.C. Society of Pediatric Dentistry, as well as the Canadian and the American Dental Association.
According to the Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, every child should see a dentist by AGE ONE.
Dr Shadfar a Pediatric dentist who promotes the dental health of children as well as serves as an educational resource for parents.