Dr Nima Mir, BSc (Hon), DDS, MSc, FRCD(C)
Dr. Nima Mir (Mirmoghtadaei) attended York University and upon earning his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) with Honours, he decided to pursue the rest of his education away from home. He completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree at the prestigious University of Southern California (USC) in downtown Los Angeles, California. He then completed his Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, as well as Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Oral Biology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). Dr. Mir is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada FRCD(C) and holds qualifications to practice in both the United States and Canada. Dr. Mir’s professional affiliations include the Canadian Association of Orthodontics, American Association of Orthodontics, and Ontario Dental Association.
Dr. Mir says he became an orthodontist because he “found the diagnostic, treatment intricacies, function and aesthetic enhancements to be very fascinating.. I enjoy being a part of the positive transformation in people’s lives with beautiful, confident and healthy smiles.” Dr. Mir deeply cares for all his patients, including the underserved populations and understands the value of philanthropy. During the years, he has delivered dental care to those in need in Panama (Bocas Del Toro), Costa Rica, and Nicaragua, in addition to local areas.
Dr. Mir was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) national dental honour society for demonstrating exemplary traits of character and potential qualities for future professional growth and attainments in the field of dentistry. He has received numerous awards, such as the OKU Donald C. Curnette Memorial Scholarship (2011), The Clifton O. Dummet & Malik Ethics Award (2011), OKU Charles O’Grady Memorial Scholarship (2010), Nathan A. Styrt Scholarship Award (2010), Alpha Omega Presidential Award (2010), and OKU Dexter Smith Memorial Scholarship (2009).
At his leisure, Dr. Mir enjoys traveling, exercising, and spending time with his family.