Dr. Safavi's Story
Dr. Atousa Safavi is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams School of Dentistry and has extensive experience in every facet of dentistry. Starting as a clinical dental assistant, dental hygienist, clinical researcher and now a dentist. After graduating from dental hygiene school, Dr. Atousa Safavi began working as a clinical research coordinator at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams School of Dentistry while completing her master’s in clinical research at Campbell University.
Career + Credentials
Since then, Dr. Safavi has worked as a public health dentist providing general dentistry to a diverse population with a focus on comprehensive care. She practiced at Piedmont Health in Chapel Hill, NC and Metro Community Provider Network (Stride) 2016-2018 in Denver, CO.
As a member of the Spear Faculty Club and Study Club, Dr. Safavi has chosen one of the world’s most respected and comprehensive continuing educational resources. Passionate about dentistry and committed to a lifetime of clinical learning and professional development, Dr. Safavi and the dental team in this practice provide the highest level of care.
Dr. Safavi has served as a part-time adjunct faculty at UNC-CH Adams School of Dentistry. She is currently a member of the part-time Associate Clinical Faculty at University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine (since May 2017). She is certified as an approved consultant in clinical hypnosis and serves as part of the teaching committee with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH). She is also a Fellow with the International Dental Implant Association.
Personal and Professional Passions
Dr. Safavi finds meaning in her life by being in service to others. She spent years giving back by working in Public Health. Meeting the dental needs and improving the health of people in the community. She is known for helping people overcome personal challenges and reach their goals. Through different modalities and a kind heart, she is able to assist her patients with overcoming fear, anxiety and unhealthy habits.
We are committed to maintaining confidentiality, accountability, and doing what it takes to get the job done well.
We love to learn the latest best practices in dentistry, and we will adapt as a team in order to implement what we learn.
We are committed to greeting our patients by their name and with a smile — whether in the office or on the phone.
We do what’s best for our patients.
We operate with honesty and sincerity.
Humility & Empathy
We strive to understand our patients.