Dr. Amir Wassif
Dr. Wassif is a respected, top-rated general and cosmetic dentist who serves patients throughout the Long Island region. Dr. Wassif provides patients with advanced, state-of-the-art care to help every person achieve better oral health and improved smile aesthetics. As a family dentist, Dr. Wassif treats patients of all ages, from children to seniors, combining skilled expertise with a compassionate approach which helps patients feel at ease.
Dr. Wassif was born in Giza, Egypt. After obtaining his Bachelor’s of Dental surgery degree from College of Dentistry, Sixth of October University in Egypt, Dr. Wassif was able to pursue his love of dentistry within the United States and came here in 2006 to attend University of The Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry where he earned his Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery. He then completed general practice residency at Brookdale Hospital, in Brooklyn. Dr. Wassif maintains active memberships in several medical societies, including the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the Eastern Long Island Dental Implant Study Club.
Since he was young, Dr. Wassif dreamt to work in a profession that deals with mainly people, to help comfort and relieve pain. Because he enjoys drawing and working with his hands, Dr. Wassif was seeking a hands-on profession. Hence, Dentistry became his profession of choice as it combines both art and science. He always knew that you can dramatically change a person’s life by changing his or her smile. Dr. Wassif says that “making people pain free, happy and satisfied with their smile is both challenging and rewarding.”
During his free time, Dr. Wassif enjoys traveling, the beach, and other outdoor activities with his family and friends. He also enjoys volunteering as a soccer coach for kids and at many church events, as well as spending time with his two daughters, son, and wife.