Welcoming New Faculty: Michael A. Aguirre

Dr. AguirreA member of the University of Florida DMD Class of 2017, Michael A. Aguirre, D.M.D., recently joined the college as an adjunct clinical assistant professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

Most of Aguirre’s time will be spent in the Student Oral Surgery clinic working with predoctoral students, and he will also be involved in some didactic and preclinical instruction.

Aguirre attended Nova Southeastern University where he earned his bachelor’s in science with a minor in chemistry in 2013 before returning to Gainesville, his hometown, for dental school. Following graduation, Aguirre completed a general practice residency at the Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Hospital in Gainesville.

As a dental student, Aguirre was in the Psi Omega and the Alpha Omega dental fraternities and served as the community service chair of the Student National Dental Association.