Dr. "Maz" Moshiri was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. Having graduated from MICDS in 1998, Dr. Moshiri then traveled to Emory University to receive his B.S. degree in Neurobehavioral Biology. He then went on to obtain his Doctorate, Masters in Oral Biology, and Certificate of Advanced Training in Orthodontics from the University of Louisville.
During his orthodontic residency, Dr. Moshiri received extensive training and certification in Invisalign, soft tissue management with diode lasers, and placement and utilization of orthodontic miniscrew implants. Upon graduation from dental school, Dr. Maz Moshiri graduated in the top of his class, and was honored with the American Association of Orthodontists student award, two International College of Dentists awards for both Leadership and for Professionalism, the Oral Biology Research award, the Omicron Kappa Delta award for Outstanding Graduating Senior, and honorary induction into the prestigious academic society of Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
Dr. Maz Moshiri believes in delivering the highest quality care in orthodontics, guided by his dedication to utilizing the most advanced techniques and materials, and to applying the latest findings from clinical research to his practice. Dr. Maz enjoys dedicating his time to proper patient education regarding the nature and future resolution of their orthodontic problems. He he currently co-founder and facilitator of the Young Dentist Study Club of St. Louis, a board member of the Greater St. Louis Dental Society, and an "Ask the Expert" speaker for Align Technology, the makers of Invisalign.
Dr. Maz is thrilled to further his orthodontic experience alongside his best friend and father, Dr. Farhad Moshiri, who has been teaching orthodontics on the postgraduate level for over 30 years.