Dr. Azim is the chair of the Endodontic Department at University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry, and he maintains a private endodontics practice. He is also the founder and CEO of Endolit.
Dr. Azim earned his BDS from Cairo University, where he also did his endodontic training. He later completed his endodontic certificate at Columbia University, and since then, he has been a full-time educator and a part-time private practitioner. Before joining the University of the Pacific, he served as the division head and director of the Endodontic Post-Graduate Program at University at Buffalo.
Dr. Azim is a diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. He has lectured all over the world and has been awarded several times for his research work. He has over 30 publications in peer-reviewed journals and several textbook chapters such including Ingle Endodontics and Endodontics: Principles and Practices. He is a member of the scientific advisory board of the Journal of Endodontics, associate editor for the European Journal of Endodontics, and a reviewer for multiple other endodontic journals such as the International Endodontic Journal, Journal of Dental Traumatology and JADA.