Dr. Mo Taheri is a Board Certified Prosthodontic Specialist and also holds a certificate to practice general dentistry. In addition to his practice at St. Lawrence Dentistry, Dr. Taheri is an examiner for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada for the specialty of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Taheri studied extensively in Toronto and Boston, achieving his B.S in Human Biology at the University of Toronto in 2001. He received his DMD at Tufts University in Boston in 2005 and immediately following that he spent a year in a General Practice Residency in Newark, NJ. After practicing for 2 years, Dr. Taheri decided to return to Tufts to pursue his specialty training in Prosthodontics. He became board certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics in 2011. Dr. Taheri moved back to the Toronto area in 2015 and achieved fellowship with the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in 2016.
Immediately upon finishing his Prosthodontic training, Dr. Taheri was invited to be a clinical instructor at Tufts University in the division of Graduate and Post-Graduate Prosthodontics. During his time there, he developed a didactic course on Occlusion, as well as assisting the department with board preparation. He was involved with the Massachusetts Dental Society in an effort to develop a new district in Boston. Dr. Taheri is a fellow of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics, a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics, and a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Recently, Dr. Taheri has been invited to become an examiner for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada for the specialty of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Taheri has lectured nationally on topics including treatment planning, occlusion, esthetic, and implant dentistry. He has been invited to participate in dental podcasts as well as contributing to the education of general dentists.
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