Azi Ardakani, DDS, Pediatric Dentist

Get to know Dr. Azi Ardakani, DDS, a pediatric dentist serving Orange County, California. 

When you meet Dr. Azi Ardakani, you will immediately realize her love for children and her love for Dentistry. She is full of energy and sparkles and her presence brightens up the room. Growing up in Orange County California, she developed a passion for healthcare and started making her dream of helping children come true by attending the University of California Irvine, receiving her Bachelorette in Biological Science.  

She graduated top of her class and continued her education at UCLA School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate degree. After becoming a proud Dental Surgeon, she moved across the country to expand her education in the field of Pediatric Dentistry and Child behavior. Dr. Azi received her Pediatric Dental residency certification as the Chief of her class from NYU College of Dental Medicine in New York. She stayed in touch with the academia and has been active as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotions at NYU. 

Dr. Azi loves promoting oral health to the children of the world and for that she participates in volunteer missions, providing dental care to third world countries and children in need all over the world. 

She has been active in the Global Outreach Program of NYU College of Dentistry both nationally and internationally in countries such as Nepal, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Etc. 

Dr. Azi is also present in the community of Southern California by conducting dental education and oral health workshops for children and their parents in schools individually and through California outreaches. Dr. Azi is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry(AAPD), American Dental Association (ADA), and California Dental Association (CDA). 

She has been voted one of the most caring pediatric dentists by her peers in Orange County. She strives to create a modern, pain-free, Eco-friendly, and kind environment at Little Heroes Dentistry so that every child feels special and receives the out the most amount of care in her/his visit to the dentist. After all, she truly believes Children are our Heroes, and she’s committed to taking really good care of her Heroes. 

Learn more about Dr. Azi Ardakani: 

Through her findatopdoc profile, or through Little Heroes Pediatric Dentistry,  


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