Dr. Nadeem Khan
My friends call me: "Deemer"
I grew up: on the tough streets of Livonia, Michigan.
High school: Winston Churchill High School in Livonia
College: Undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan
Dental school: University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry
Other education: General practice residency at Medical College of Ohio. Post graduate work at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. Advanced coursework in laser dentistry. Certification in Invisalign
Special honors: Pierre Fauchard academic honors. America's Top Dentist - 2009.
Dr. Khan is one of the area's top Invisalign dentists.
I've been a dentist since: 1995
I'm really good at: all aspects of general dentistry, but I especially enjoy cosmetic dentistry.
I became a dentist because: I enjoy working with my hands and getting to meet all kinds of people.
I love being a dentist because: I enjoy seeing the smiles on my patients' faces after I've helped them with a dental problem. I especially enjoy seeing the "movie star" smiles of my Invisalign patients when they've completed treatment.
My family and I live in: Toledo
My wife's name is: Reema
My children's names are: Omar and Usman
My favorite food: Steak
My favorite movies: Meet the Parents, Gladiator, Anchorman, Old School, Breakfast Club.
My favorite kinds of music: Any 80's music. I love the group U2.
My favorite saying: "Carpe Diem!" (Seize the Day!)
For fun, I like to: play basketball with the kids and go on vacations with the family.
I get excited about: University of Michigan football and sports in general.
Three things on my "Bucket List": 1. Drive a Ferrari. 2. Watch tennis at Wimbledon live . . . in the front row. 3. Visit Europe and Egypt.
I'd really like to meet: Bono of U2 because of his awesome singing and charitable work. Also Tom Brady, quarterback of the New England Patriots.
The best thing about me is: I'm compassionate and caring.
If I wasn't a dentist, I'd like to be: an ESPN SportsCenter Anchorman.
I wish: Michigan beats O.S.U. every year!
Visit Dr. Nadeem Khan at Great Smiles Family Dentistry in Toledo, OH