Dr. Jamie Amir completed his dental training at Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’s Dental School in London, before moving to Florida where he completed two years of comprehensive dental implant training at the University of Florida Center for Implant Dentistry. He then obtained his certificate in Periodontics at the University of Florida Department of Periodontology, where he received further training in dental implant and reconstructive surgery as well as comprehensive training in all aspects of periodontal care.
As a periodontist, Dr. Amir enjoys making a positive impact by improving smiles and improving his patients periodontal health. He passionately believes in preventive care and has a conservative philosophy when prescribing periodontal therapy. Extensive patient education in disease prevention forms a strong part of his treatment philosophy.
Dr. Jamie Amir is a member of the International Team of Implantology, the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry, the American Dental Association, The Florida Dental Association, and is Past President of the Marion County Dental Association. He also leads a Spear Study Club in the Ocala area to further raise the bar for excellent dental care in Ocala.
Dr. Amir is an avid musician as well. He plays the Spanish guitar, electric guitar and piano. He and his identical twin brother, Dr. Simon Amir (also a dentist), spent several years in a rock covers band.