Dr. Mehdi Noroozi, DDS, MSc, Dip. Perio, FRCD(C), DABP
Board Certified Specialist in Periodontics
Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC Faculty of Dentistry
Dr. Mehdi Noroozi, Canadian fellowship qualified and board-certified specialist in Periodontics, 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 in Vancouver, where he received extensive training in contemporary treatments of 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 postgraduate periodontics and implant surgery. Dr. Noroozi has performed successfully hundreds of dental implant surgical and restorative procedures over the past several years. He is a graduate of the advanced autogenous bone and soft tissue grafting course by Prof. Khoury from Private Clinic Schloss Schellenstein GmbH and University of Münster, Germany. Dr. Noroozi is trained in the latest micro-surgical procedures that offer increased esthetics, predictability, and patient comfort. Our office is pleased to offer IV Sedation and a broad range of advanced Periodontal, Implant, Sinus, and Bone Grafting procedures.
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. Noroozi maintains his status of specialist in good standing, as Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (F.R.C.D.C) and Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology recognizing him as a leader in the fields of implant dentistry and periodontics. He is a fellow of the College of Dental Surgeons of BC, and active member of Canadian Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology, International Team for Implantology (ITI), Academy of Osseointegration, BC Society of Periodontists and BC Dental Association.
Dr. Mehdi Noroozi is the founder and director of the Envision Periodontics and Implantology Core (EPIC) study club and Vancouver ITI Study Club dedicated to providing dental professionals with advanced continuing dental education in periodontics and implant dentistry 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. He currently maintains a private practice specializing in all aspects of periodontal therapy with strong emphasis on full mouth rehabilitation and dental implant surgery as well as bone and soft tissue grafting. He is also one of very few periodontists licensed by the College of Dental Surgeons to provide intravenous sedation.
Dr. Noroozi’s specialty practice is equipped with the most technologically advanced breakthroughs with solid evidence in the field of periodontology and implant surgery such as ultrasonic Piezosurgery for sinus floor elevation surgery, tooth removal surgery, dental Implant placement, autogenous bone harvesting, ridge splitting and the centrifuge for preparation of autogenous concentrated growth factors e.g. Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF, LPRF) to achieve the most optimal treatment outcomes. His practice also provides periodontal laser therapy for less invasive and more conservative treatments.
To be at the forefront of the most recent advancements in periodontics and to provide his patients with the highest quality treatments, he was certified in Chao Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation™ and is one of the pioneers of this revolutionary gum rejuvenation technique in Vancouver and Canada.
Mehdi is dedicated to providing his patients with outstanding personalized care in a friendly welcoming environment through his top-notch knowledge and skills. He is an avid runner and swimmer and enjoys spending quality time with family and friends.
List of Publications
- Clinical retrospective study of self-reported penicillin allergy on dental implant failures and infections. French D, Noroozi M, Shariati B, Larjava H. Quintessence Int. 2016;47(10):861-870.
- X-ray Diffraction Analysis of ProRoot Mineral Trioxide Aggregate Hydrated at Different pH Values. Akhavan H, Mohebbi P, Firouzi A, Noroozi M. Iran Endod J. 2016 Spring;11(2):111-3.
- Effectiveness of Systemic Antibiotic Therapy on Posttreatment Symptoms Following Root Canal Therapy; A Systematic Review