Meet our Orlando Dentist

Arif Zaman, D.M.D.

Dr. Zaman was raised in Amherst , Massachusetts. He has been in Florida since 1986 where he graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Central Florida with a B.S. in Molecular & Microbiology. He then graduated with high honors and 2nd in his class from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 1998. He had received a scholarship at UF dental University of Florida Dental School and was a tutor to many students while in dental school.

Dr. Zaman has a wide range of experience including cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry , dental surgery and general dentistry. He has attended taken many advanced courses on surgery, endodontics, and dental 3D imaging ( dental CT scanning). He is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology and completed a 10 month mini residency in implant surgery in Miami, FL in 2006. Several times a year he teaches students oral surgery and injection / anesthesia technique at the University of Florida College of Dentistry in Gainesville, Florida.

Since 1998 Dr. Zaman has continued his passion for teaching dentistry to dental assistants, dental students and other doctors throughout Florida. He has traveled to Miami, Tampa, and Jacksonville, and Ormond Beach to teach other doctors advanced procedures in root canals and oral surgery. He has provided superior dental care for multiple offices throughout Florida as a consultant and provider for procedures that traditionally get referred to specialists such as complex root canals and advanced oral surgery including impacted wisdom teeth, implants, and bone grafting.

“I love to help people change their smiles and improve their oral health. A patient deserves the latest technology including dental 3D imaging to help diagnose and improve their health. A healthy body starts with a healthy smile.” – Dr. Zaman.


Dr. Sara Nikfar

Dr. Sara was raised in Fairfax, Virginia and moved to Florida to attend the Florida State University, where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry.

She then attended Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine and fell in love with all aspects of dentistry. After graduating, Dr. Sara completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Connecticut Health Center to enhance her skills. She focused on general dentistry, while also treating both children and adults with special needs.

She actively works with patients requiring all types of dental care, including restorative, cosmetic, surgical and endodontics. Her kind and gentle dental chair manner is a trademark of the excellent care she provides. Dr. Sara sees patients of all ages and enjoys treating kids to ensure they have an enjoyable and comfortable experience. She is currently working towards a fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.

With her sights on the latest advancements in dentistry and her focus on patient comfort, Dr. Sara Nikfar is committed to providing her patients with the best quality of care while in her chair.

Our Staff

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.