DMD, Boston University
Registered Specialist in Orthodontics, University of Alberta
Dr. Sahar Abtahi obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine and completed a year of residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Boston University. She then completed a one-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the same institution. After practicing general dentistry for a few years, Dr. Abtahi completed an additional three-year specialization in Orthodontics at the University of Alberta.
Dr. Abtahi is currently a certified orthodontist, a fellow of The Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and a member of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists and the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Abtahi is passionate about giving back to the profession through research and writing and has published articles in peer-reviewed journals on the topic of pediatric sleep-disordered breathing. She is also involved in teaching orthodontics in the university setting.
In her spare time, Dr. Abtahi enjoys spending time with her husband and family, travelling, and writing.