Abrahim Caroci, DMD, is a board-certified pediatric dentist who provides complete oral health care to infants, toddlers, children, adolescents, and teenagers at Greece Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics in Rochester, New York.
Dr. Caroci earned his dental degree and a certificate in public health from A.T. Still University (ATSU), Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health in Mesa, Arizona. He moved to Rochester, New York, in 2013 to complete a dual general practice and pediatric dentistry residency at Strong Memorial Hospital/Eastman Institute for Oral Health of University of Rochester.
Dr. Caroci's training included sedation dentistry, management of trauma, infections, hospital care, dental treatment under general anesthesia, and special needs dentistry. He also completed a one-year fellowship in the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program.
Today, Dr. Caroci continues to provide special needs care to patients of all ages, including adults, at Greece Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics.
His passion for pediatric dentistry began when he was pursuing a graduate degree working with malaria vectors and mosquitoes in the field of epidemiology and biomedical sciences. His research as a volunteer dentist during a mission to the Amazon inspired Dr. Caroci to change his career path to pediatric dentistry.
Before relocating to Rochester, New York, Dr. Caroci worked with Special Olympics Special Smiles in Arizona. He later worked for two Summer Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, and Los Angeles. Today, he serves as the Special Olympics Special Smiles Clinical Director in Rochester, New York.
Dr. Caroci is also a board member of the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry, which focuses on providing dental care to patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Outside of work, Dr. Caroci enjoys spending time with his wife and their four children. Together, they love taking road trips, volunteering with Special Olympics, hiking, cooking Brazilian food for friends, and playing soccer.