Dr Aziz graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) in 1995. Following a successful 11 year career as a general dentist in New Zealand and Australia, Dr Aziz followed his passion for endodontics and completed Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DClinDent) in Endodontics at the University of Otago. Dr Aziz practiced as a specialist endodontist in Melbourne before choosing to return to NZ 2010.
Dr Aziz has published articles in international and local endodontic journals. He has also authored a chapter in Methods of Molecular Biology text book.
Dr Aziz is dedicated to training and teaching first year dental graduates to some dentists who practiced dentistry before he was born. Dr Aziz has presented many seminars and lectures both locally and internationally. Dr Aziz has developed many hands-on courses as a consultant where he teaches, demonstrates and guides dentists on the use of modern state of art instruments and equipment to keep up to date with current advancements hence enhance the treatment provision.
He is currently the co-ordinator for the Auckland branch of Graduate Professional Development Programme for New Zealand Dental Association. His role is to teach the young first-year graduates about ethics, morals and legislation that governs dentists. He also guides them and helps them with the rigours of everyday dentistry.
Dr Aziz is a member of the New Zealand Dental Association, New Zealand Society of Endodontology and an executive committee member for Auckland Dental Association.
Dr Aziz has recently been appointed as one of the Key Opinion Leaders in Endodontics by one of the world largest dental company, Henry Schei.
He is one of the founding members and executive committee member for Smiles for The Pacific. A charitable voluntary organisation for dental teaching, training and treatment for the people of Fiji.
His broad academic, scientific and clinical background, as well as cheerful personality, will prove a great asset in managing your treatment requirements. He looks forward to enhancing your quality care with a customised treatment plan and endodontic excellence.
Abdul is married with three children. Abdul enjoys cooking and most forms of sports but his passion lies in fishing and watching All Blacks rugby.