Amin Alibhai, BSc, DDS, MD, MSc, FRCD(C)
Dr. Amin Alibhai, a Board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, moved to St. John’s, Newfoundland in October 2010 and started AOS (Avalon Oral Surgery).
Prior to September 2015, Dr. Alibhai was the only resident full time full scope Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon in the province.
Dr. Alibhai received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Western Ontario. He then completed a General Practice Residency and a Surgical Intership at the London Health Sciences Centre and its affiliated hospitals. He then pursued further studies and obtained his Medical Degree and completed his surgical residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Dalhousie University in Halifax.
Dr. Alibhai was the division head for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Eastern Health and is also a clinical assistant professor at the medical school at Memorial University. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists Canada, a member of the Canadian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and a member of the Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He is on the executive committee of the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association.
Since his move to St. John’s in 2010, Dr. Alibhai has maintained a full scope private practice, and was on call for the area hospitals. He also has privileges at Eastern Health and at the Janeway Children’s hospital, where he performs the more complicated oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures.
He enjoys spending time with his family and pursuing his extracurricular interests.