Dr. Adam Vaghari has been practicing dentistry since 2008. He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and a certificate in Medical Ethics from the University of Pittsburgh. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with an area of concentration in Pediatrics from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, graduating top ten in his class. During dental school, Dr. Vaghari was an instructor for the Lang Youth Medical Program, where he taught and mentored local children in Manhattan. He completed a rigorous one year General Practice Residency at the Brooklyn Veterans Hospital, where he regularly treated complex medically compromised patients.
Prior to starting his practice in Laguna Beach, Dr. Vaghari worked as an associate dentist in New York City and Southern California for many years treating adults and children. He has participated in seminars and continuing education programs, and is highly trained in all aspects of restorative and cosmetic dentistry. His goal is to provide a comprehensive range of dental services to his patients using leading-edge technology, materials, and modern techniques.
Dr. Vaghari is an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, California Dental Association, and Orange County Dental Society. He was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia, and now lives in Irvine with his wife, two children and dog. Dr. Vaghari has a background in piano and violin. While not practicing dentistry, he enjoys the performing arts, skiing, mountain and road biking, and hiking in Orange County.
- B.S. Neuroscience, 2004 – University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
- D.D.S., 2008 – Columbia University, New York, NY
- Cert. General Practice Residency, 2009 – Brooklyn Veterans Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
- Member – American Dental Association
- Member – Academy of General Dentistry
- Member – California Dental Association
- Member – Orange County Dental Society