Meet Dr. Mekari, D.D.S.
Dr. Mekari graduated with numerous honors and awards from LSU in Baton Rouge, with a degree in Microbiology. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans in 1998. Dr. Mekari has comprehensive training and experience in many disciplines of dentistry. He acquired additional training during his senior year in advanced endodontics, dental lightening, indirect composite, dental implants, and esthetic periodontology. Additionally, he completed his externship at UMDS Dental School, Guy's Hospital, London, UK, and Assistance Hopitaux Publique de Paris Dental School in Paris, France.
Dr. Mekari actively participated in the clinical research of removing wisdom teeth, which was conducted by the Clinical Research Center in New Orleans, for the treatment of post-op dental pain. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association, and the New Orleans Dental Association since 1998. He is also a current member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Academy of Laser Dentistry. He exceeds the bi-annual hours of continuing education required by Louisiana State Board of Dentistry.