Background: Bijan Anvar is a practicing dentist with a second passion for technology. He is past president of the Queens County Dental Society, past chair of the New York State Dental Association (NYSDA) council on dental practice, past president of the Institute for Continuing Dental Education, member of the NYSDA IT committee. He lectures on HIPAA, as well as cyber and data security.
Education: Graduated from NYU College of Dentistry in 1996 with honors in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He then completed a residency program at Flushing Hospital Medical Center (where he is currently an attending). In 2012 he graduated from the ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership: Kellogg School of Management. Since graduating dental school, Dr. Anvar has taken hundreds of continuing education credits to stay on the forefront of his profession.
Service: Cofounder of Veterans Smile Day, (we now have over 1000 dentists across the country participating). Creator of yearly Oral Cancer Screening at CitiField. 2014 NY Mission of Mercy and 2012 Connecticut Mission of Mercy. NY Veterans Smile Initiative. Co-creator of Worlds Fair of Dentistry.