Abdul M. Azizi, DMD
Dr. Abdul Majid Azizi (Zee) and his family immigrated to the United States of America at a very early age in pursuit of freedom and the American dream leaving behind a war torn country. Dr. Azizi grew up in Palm Beach County, Florida. Based on his excellent academic success at John I. Leonard High School, he was awarded and accepted a full academic scholarship to the University of Florida. He completed his undergraduate studies in 1995 in the areas of microbiology and cell science, chemistry, and business administration.
After employment by the University of Florida’s College of Dentistry as a research scientist where he studied the genetic engineering of oral bacteria and the development of new antibiotics, he entered the College of Dentistry and graduated with his Doctorate in Dental Medicine in 2001. He then completed a one year fellowship in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Florida and subsequently gained acceptance into specialty study in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Nova Southeastern University/North Broward Hospital District and the Baptist Health System Hospitals in South Florida.
His training was comprehensive, and he has interests and extensive experience in the areas of dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant surgery, management of maxillofacial pathology, orthognathic surgery, and the treatment of traumatic injuries to the face and jaws.
Dr. Azizi is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the Florida Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the Central Florida Dental Society, and the Dental Society of Greater Orlando. He is a candidate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and has held privileges with the Florida Hospital System.
Dr. Azizi and his wife Renata now reside in central Florida. He primarily enjoys playing a good round of golf, traveling, fishing, fast cars and above all playing daddy to his son Matthew and his girls Gabriella and Caroline. As a dedicated member of the Gator Nation, you can find Dr. Azizi on autumn Saturdays watching the Gators play. On Sundays, his allegiance is to the Pittsburgh Steelers.