Anish Chavda

Oral Surgeon

Education & Credentials

University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry; Detroit, MI


University of Houston; Houston, TX

Specialty Certificate

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Howard University Hospital; Washington, DC

Volunteer/Service Experience

Surgeons for Smiles


Dr. Chavda is a native Houstonian. During his specialty training, he had the privilege of working closely with Dr. Jeffrey C. Posnick, a pioneer in craniofacial and orthognathic surgery. He has published multiple peer-reviewed manuscripts in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Away from work, Dr. Chavda enjoys spending as much time as possible with his wife and two sons, Zen and Zeven. Together, they love to travel and root for the Longhorns and the Texans.

Professional Associations

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society


Howard University Hospital Medical Staff leadership award, Howard University Hospital publication award


Eagle Scout; certified in advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS), and advanced trauma life support (ATLS)