Dr. Bertram Amiri is a graduate of the University of California San Francisco dental school (UCSF), one of the leading dental schools in the United States, and has been in practice since 1986. The UCSF School of Dentistry is noted as "one of the preeminent oral and craniofacial research enterprises in the world" and is ranked first in research funding from the National Institute of Health. In addition to his degree of Doctorate in Dental Surgery, Dr. Amiri also received an additional degree in Dental Bio-Sciences from UCSF. In addition, Dr. Amiri has also studied psychology and hypnotherapy which he incorporates into his dental practice. Dr. Amiri's approach to dentistry is based on a patient-centered philosophy which is deeply rooted in respectful and compassionate care. He draws on a variety of disciplines including medicine, pharmacology, psychology and hypnotherapy to provide comprehensive care that takes into account the entirety of a person's needs, their past experiences.