Dr. Darioush Afshar
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Dr. Afshar was born in Tehran, Iran before moving to Salem, Oregon at a very young age. He attended Sprague High School before moving to Eugene, where he graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology with a minor in Chemistry. After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Afshar earned a Master of Arts in Biomedical Sciences at Midwestern University in 2011. In 2015, he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine.
Prior to joining Oregon Smile Care Center, Dr. Afshar worked in a corporate setting for two years. Dr. Hanson’s belief in high quality dentistry for all resonated with Dr. Afshar. That, in combination with Dr. Afshar’s personal belief in treating those around him with the same respect that you would treat family, caused Dr. Afshar to excitedly joined the Oregon Smile Care Center family.
Dr. Afshar enjoys spending his free time with his family, all of whom reside in Salem. He is also a fitness and sports enthusiast, whether it is as a fan, an active participant, or a coach. Having been a member of the Sprague High School racquetball team during his time as a student at Sprague, he is now a coach, where he relishes in the opportunity to give back to a program that he credits for building many of the values he carries forward in his daily life.