Dr. Michael Sawaf received his D.M.D degree from Boston University where he remains a member of the Boston University Dental Alumni Association. He practiced general dentistry for 8 years as a former Naval Officer in the Dental Corps. From 2001-2004, he served as an assistant director of the general practice residency program at The Naval Medical Center San Diego. From there he went on to complete his orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics residency at Jacksonville University where he received a Certificate of Advance Studies in Orthodontics, C.A.G.S. Dr. Michael Sawaf has achieved board certification through The American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) on June 1, 2007 and he earned his recertification on March 1, 2012.