Dental Care For Kids
Taking your child to the dentist from an early age will help to ensure your child’s mouth, gums and teeth are forming properly and are free from developmental issues.
It is important to identify potential dental issues in children from an early age so that we can provide preventative or restorative treatment options.
Early introduction to the dentist means your child will be better educated on how to care for their teeth and gums and is crucial in helping them become comfortable within the clinic surroundings.
In a calm, fun and reassuring environment, your child can become accustomed to sitting in the dentist’s chair, having their teeth examined and cleaned.
Unless children and young people are taken to the dentist at regular intervals, they can become fearful or anxious about undergoing dental treatment in later life.
Taking your child to regular dental appointments helps to give them confidence and alleviate any anxieties they may have.
Dr. Reza Alavi is an American Board Certified Aesthetic & General dentist in the UAE. He graduated from Boston University and has been providing private dental care in the United States, with a focus on dental aesthetics. Dr. Alavi is...Read more
Education & qualifications
July 2012 – May 2016
Doctor of Dental Medicine, D.M.D.
Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, USA
July 2008 – May 2012
Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Honours
University of Texas at Dallas, USA
July 2006 – May 2008
Associates of Science in Biology, Honours
Richland College, USA
December 2017 – June 2019
General Dentist with a focus on Invisalign and Implant Restoration
New Avenue Dentistry PLLC, Texas, USA
October 2017 – December 2017
Dental Directions, Inc., Texas, USA
September 2015 – December 2016
Clinical rotation in sub-specialities with a focus on adult aesthetic dentistry
The Dimock Dental Center, Massachusetts, USA
September 2014 – May 2016
Clinical rotation in sub-specialities including minor oral surgery, periodontics, endodontics and
Boston University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA 09/2014 – 05/2016
2014 – 2016
Dean’s Honor Roll, Boston University, School of Dental Medicine
2012 – 2016
College of Dentistry Honor Roll, Boston University, School of Dental Medicine
2012 – 2016
Boston University College of Dentistry Class President
2011 – 2012
Received honorary award recognition by having my biography published in the 25th Annual Edition
of the National Dean’s List
Recipient of the Math/Science/Engineering Award at Richland College, Dallas, Texas
Nominated as an outstanding student for Math/Science/Engineering award at Richland College
Membership of Learned Bodies
Member of Texas Dental Association
Member of The Commission of Dental Competency Assessment
Member of American Academy of General Dentistry
Member of American Dental Association
Member of Massachusetts Dental Association
Member of Phi Theta Kappa, The International Honor Society