Deeba Sarah Azhar, DDS, MD
Meet Dr. Azhar | Oral Surgeon in Baytown TX
Dr. Deeba Sarah Azhar DDS,MD is originally from the Clear Lake area, and upon completion of extensive training as an Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon, is very excited to return back to the area. She enjoys spending time with her two-year-old son, Noah, and husband, Adam.
Dr. Azhar completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Houston Honor’s Program with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Minor in Chemistry. She then received her DDS from the University of Texas School of Dentistry, and graduated in 2010 at the top of her class with multiple awards including the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Student Award, the American Association of Dental Research Outstanding Student Award, and the University of Texas Kroeger Research Scholarship Award.
Her passion and commitment for Oral Surgery, led her to further her education by joining the dual degree Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Residency program at the University of Texas School of Dentistry. In addition, she completed an MD degree from University of Texas Medical School and a one-year General Surgery internship at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. She is also certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Advanced Trauma Life Support. She is currently eligible for the board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
During the six-year residency program, she had extensive surgical and anesthesia experience managing complex patients at Memorial Hermann Hospital, Methodist Hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, VA Hospital, and Shriner’s Hospital.
She gained great surgical experience with dentoalveolar surgery, including extractions, implants, pre-prosthetic surgery, sinus lifts, as well as facial trauma, facial cosmetic surgery, management of simple and complex pathology, orthognathic surgery, and management of TMJ disorders.
Training at one of the top medical centers in the world, allowed her to gain the most up to date knowledge on advancements in both medicine and dentistry. She continued her quest for knowledge and to stay up to date on these advancements by conducting multiple research presentations throughout residency at national conferences at the American Association of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Southwest Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery meetings.
Dr. Azhar is committed to providing the best quality care for all patients. She takes pride in providing a nurturing and caring environment for her patients.