After graduating magna cum laude with a BA in biology, Dr. Tarifard pursued dental education at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, CA and received her DDS degree in 2006. She continued for one year of residency at the Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the same university. After 4 years of working as a general dentist, she followed her passion for treating children and entered a three-year pediatric dentistry program at Tufts School of Dental Medicine in Boston, through which she also earned her Master of Science in Dentistry. Dr. Tarifard is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Massachusetts Association of Pediatric Dentistry and American Dental Association.
Dr. Tarifard loves teaching , which helps create a positive influence on children through their dental treatment. In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities, playing piano and spending time with family and friends.
To make an appointment with our West Roxbury Smiles pediatric dentists and orthodontists, call us at 617.327.4321 today.