Dr. Hoda Bassiri first developed a passion for dentistry while attending Cummings High School in Burlington, NC. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, with a Minor in Chemistry, from the University of North Carolina, in Chapel Hill. Receiving the honor of Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholarship, she was able to study abroad in Rome, Italy, and additionally do two years of research in dental chemistry at UNC.
She wasted no time in pursuing her dreams after completing her undergraduate studies. With a full scholarship from the Board of Governors, Dr. Hoda Bassiri earned a Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the prestigious University of North Carolina School of Dentistry.
Dr. Hoda Bassiri’s interest in developing her skills lead her to complete a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the Fayetteville VA Medical Center. The residency proved to be vital in her understanding of, and ability to surgically place and restore, dental implants. Dr. Hoda Bassiri has continued to hone her skills as a general and cosmetic dentist by being an active member of American Dental Society, NC Dental Society, and Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society, and through continuing education in orthodontics, root canals, oral surgery, periodontal treatment, and prosthodontics.
Dr. Hoda Bassiri’s true passion for her profession is best seen when she is volunteering, donating countless hours to Wake Smiles Dental Clinic, in Raleigh, and Missions of Mercy free dental clinics, throughout the state of North Carolina, serving those in need who would be unable to afford dental care otherwise.
She strives to make her office unique by being a leader in customer service, and providing beautiful, lasting dentistry using only the most cutting-edge technology. Dr. Bassiri’s top priority is your comfort, and she finds it extremely rewarding to help patients become free of pain and any fears of dentistry.
She is also very involved in the dental community, educating and learning with other well-known dentists throughout the United States. She was the founder of a large group of 2500 dentists, called “Dentists on Facebook”, the CE Vendor Specialist at Dental Success Network, and the leader of a Spear Study Club.
When Dr. Bassiri is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, shopping, cooking, dancing, going outdoors, swimming, playing soccer, and cherishing every moment of life with her husband and two wonderful boys, Kiyan & Ryaan.