“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.”
— Wilma Rudolph
Dr. Payandeh received his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree in Boston, Massachusetts, at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Prior to that, he spent almost 10 years of his youth in Connecticut, where he received his bachelor’s in biological sciences at the University of Connecticut. He was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and visits his extended family in New Orleans regularly.
Dr. Payandeh’s goal to treat every patient as a family member has always been and will always be his primary goal. To see his patients at optimal health and proud of their smiles is what makes Dr. Payandeh excited for each and every day.
- Bachelor of Science in biological sciences – University of Connecticut
- Doctor of Dental Medicine – Tufts University School of Dental Medicince
In the Community
Dr. Payandeh’s favorite form of volunteering includes volunteering for his alma maters to educate and mentor minority students pursuing careers in dental medicine. As an undergraduate student, he was one of the founding members to bring the Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students to his college campus.
Life & Hobbies
From gardening to hiking, Dr. Payandeh is always happy to have an opportunity to experience nature firsthand. To build up the energy to explore the outdoors, Dr. Payandeh engulfs himself in the food scenes of the community where he is always happy to try new culinary experiences.