Meet Our Dentists
Dr. Afshin Vahadi graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1992 and opened his private practice in Frisco in 1996. Because of his commitment to quality care, Dr. Vahadi regularly attends continuing education courses to stay current with the latest trends and advanced techniques, in order to provide the best and most up-to-date treatment options for his family of patients.
Dr. Afshin Vahadi has attended the LVI (Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Services) for advanced cosmetic and full-mouth reconstruction, and trained through LVI to perform “neuromuscular dentistry.” He has also completed preceptorship in Dental Implantology at the UT Health Science Center in San Antonio. His advanced training in cosmetic and implant dentistry allows him to treat the most complex cases. Dr. Vahadi has attended DOCS (Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation) Education and can provide oral sedation for adults and children in order to create a relaxing and anxiety-free dental experience for his apprehensive patients. Furthermore, he is certified through Millennium Dental for PerioLase (LANAP) gum therapy for periodontitis and cosmetic gum recontouring. Dr. Afshin Vahadi is the ONLY dentist in Frisco to provide such service!!! Dr. Vahadi is also certified to provide PerioProtect trays for gum disease to those patients who qualify for this type of treatment.
An active community member since he first moved to Frisco, Dr. Vahadi lives and works in the community and is recognized for his commitment to local youth. He frequently contributes his time and financial support to school events and various sports teams whose photos decorate the walls in his reception area. Outside of the office, he enjoys traveling and photography. Dr. Afshin Vahadi’s professional memberships include the American Dental Association (ADA), Texas Dental Association (TDA), North Texas Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).
Vafa Mirshams, DDS
Dr. Vafa Mirshams has been practicing dentistry since 2001. She has been at Lone Star Dental Care since 2007. Prior to merging with Lone Star in Frisco, she owned a private practice in Farmers Branch, TX. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in Microbiology and Chemistry from Louisiana State University. She then moved to Dallas in 1997 to attend Baylor College of Dentistry on an academic scholarship. Following her 2001 graduation, she was selected to participate in the General Practice Residency program at the Dallas Veterans Medical Center for twelve months. Dr. Mirshams has a true love and passion for dentistry. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her two beautiful daughters and husband, she loves the outdoors, fitness, cooking and traveling.
Dr. Ben Quenzer is a Board Certified anesthesiologist and President of North Dallas Anesthesia. He performs IV sedation for oral surgery and dental procedures.
Dr. Quenzer graduated from high school in Plano, Texas and then received his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University. He attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school and then went to a four-year anesthesia residency at Wake Forest University in North Carolina. In 2007, Dr. Quenzer founded North Dallas Anesthesia focusing on office-based sedation for dentists and oral surgeons.
Dr. Quenzer also teaches seminars on managing medical emergencies and trains dental offices on how to prepare for emergencies.
Dr. Quenzer resides in Allen texas with his wife and four children. He enjoys camping, reading, and woodworking.