Dr. Rafik Dib
Dr. Rafik Dib is a full-time periodontics specialist who specializes in dental implants, esthetics and regenerative periodontics. As both a Periodontist and a Pharmacist, Dr. Dib has a unique background that allows him to better serve his patients.
Dr. Dib graduated from Saint Marc Catholic School in Alexandria, Egypt. During his years in high school, he received many awards. He was involved in community service, played for the high school basketball team and sang in the school choir.
In 2010. Dr. Dib graduated Cum Laude from Xavier University, New Orleans, Louisiana with a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D) degree. He worked in the pharmacy field for seven years in retail, hospital and genetic testing research settings.
In 2014, Dr. Dib graduated at the top of his class from Louisiana State University (LSU) School of Dentistry with a Doctor of Dentistry (DDS). Following graduation, he completed a Master's degree in 2017 from LSU in Periodontics and conducted his Master's degree thesis in treating aggressive periodontitis patients with biologic growth factors (Plasma Rich Growth Factors).
Seeking exceptionalism, Dr. Dib continues to attend annual meetings in implant dentistry, soft and hard tissue grafting (gum and bone grafting) for the most up-to-date treatment modalities. He has been an active member of the American Association of Periodontics (AAP) since 2014.
Dr. Dib speaks three languages; English, French and Arabic which allows for smoother communication when treating international patients.
He is married to Rola Kanawaty, and they live in Pensacola, Florida. In free time, Dr. Dib enjoys spending time with his wife, going to the beach, working out and traveling.