Dr. Behzad Rajaei has been helping people smile since 1997. He provides preventive, cosmetic and restorative dental services including fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures, veneers, dentures, extractions, bone grafting, root canal therapy, dental implant restorations, laser therapy, oral cancer screenings, and teeth whitening. In addition, his team strives to accommodate same-day emergency dental appointments.
Dr. Rajaei earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and completed the Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists (ASPID) at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He also has a dental degree from the University of the East in Manila, Philippines, and a Master of Science degree with a specialty in Prosthodontics from Shiraz University in Iran. Prosthodontics, otherwise known as prosthetic dentistry, is the field of dentistry that specializes in the cosmetic restoration and replacement of teeth. Dr. Rajaei taught in the Prosthodontics department at Azad University in Tehran for four years, and was a faculty member in the Prosthodontics department at the University of Southern California for two years.
Dr. Rajaei is a member of the American Dental Association and the California Dental Association and is fluent in English and Farsi. As well as the Florida Dental association and Central Florida Dental Association.
"Dentistry allows me to make a difference in my patient's lives. I feel very fortunate to serve my community and love being a dentist. I believe in educating my patients and providing a warm, friendly environment where they are comfortable with treatment as well as asking questions."
"I treat my patients with the greatest respect and give them my full attention. I treat them the way I would hope to be treated. Guiding them in making the important decisions regarding their oral health. It's important for me to provide excellent care, helping make patients feel better about themselves and keeping them healthy overall."
BA, Florida State University - Tallahassee, Florida
DDS, Emory University School of Dentistry - Atlanta, Georgia
He attended dental school at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia. After graduating, Dr Fuller served in the United States Navy Dental Corp. Once he retired from the US Navy Dr. Fuller began practicing in the Jacksonville area and has been doing so for the past 20 years. He is an avid sailor and fisherman.
Dr. Barros graduated from New York University-College of Dentistry top of her class academically, and clinically. She was a Teaching Assistant for two years and taught the new classes how to perform restorative, fixed and removable prosthetic procedures. She received the school’s Dr. Bernard E. Rudner Memorial award for demonstrating superior performance in providing oral comprehensive care and administering a dental practice. She also received the Dean’s Scholarship for demonstrating academic excellence throughout Dental School.
She provides preventative, cosmetic, restorative and surgical procedures including, but not limited to: fillings, crowns, implant crowns, Overdentures (dentures supported by implants), veneers, bridges, dentures, extractions, bone grafts, root canal therapy, oral cancer screening, teeth whitening and is a Certified Invisalign Provider (Clear orthodontic appliance).
She is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association and Hispanic Dental Association. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Dr. Cynthia Skigen would like to welcome you to a fabulous dental experience! By combining advanced clinical dentistry with a fun, friendly style, Dr. Skigen and her team will make you and your family more comfortable than you ever thought possible.
Dr. Skigen provides some of the latest advances in dental technology, including digital X-rays and tooth-colored restorations. Each year she attends extensive postdoctoral studies in advanced dentistry with a special focus on cosmetic dentistry for adults and behavioral dentistry for children.
Best of all, Dr. Skigen combines this “big city” clinical dentistry with “small town” care and communication that will make you feel right at home. You won’t get any snooty lectures here – just clear, understandable explanations and the latest in advanced dentistry. It’s the best of both worlds, and it really is something to smile about!
Dr. Skigen earned her doctorate from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 1994. She has lived in Jacksonville for eighteen years and enjoys spending time with her two sons.
Dr. Ahmed was born in Huddersfield, England and moved to the United States in 1987. He attended Barry University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Ahmed graduated with honors from the University of Florida College Of Dentistry. Dr. Ahmed has received additional dental training from the prestigious Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental Studies.
Dr. Ahmed has served as a host of Leesburg's 790 AM radio program "The Tooth, The Whole Tooth, and Nothing But The Tooth". The show was heard every Saturday morning on the radio and provided dental and oral health information presented in an entertaining manner. Previously, Dr. Ahmed served as the resident dental expert on Orlando's 580 AM WDBO's "Ask the Doctor Show" and was featured on BrightHouse Network's Wellness Hour program.
Dr. Ahmed volunteers at the Orlando Dental Research Clinic treating indigent, homeless and abused people and is a regularly volunteer for our annual Give Kids A Smile program. This program provides needy children with the dental care they deserve. Dr. Ahmed is a member of the American Dental Association.