Meet The Team

Dr. Nahid Roghani

Meet Dr. Roghani

Dr. Roghani, the founder of Advanced MicroEndodontics P.C., received her DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine with Suma Cum Laude.  At Tufts, Dr. Roghani was recognized on the Dean’s Honor Roll for high performance on the National Board Dental Examinations.  She was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society and received the Tufts Merit Scholarship for academic excellence during her program.

Upon graduation from Tufts, Dr. Roghani joined the University of Michigan Endodontic program and completed the Advanced Specialty Education (ASE) in Endodontics with extensive training in nonsurgical, surgical and re-treatment endodontics.  After her initial years in private practice, Dr. Roghani decided to undergo a rigorous examination process held by the Officers and Directors of the American Board of Endodontics.  After successfully completing a series of case presentations, written and oral examinations, she became a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics in 2015.

Dr. Roghani maintains an active membership in numerous professional societies including American Association of Endodontists, Michigan Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and Kalamazoo Valley Dental Society.  Dr. Roghani served as the president of Kalamazoo Valley Dental Society in 2017.

Dr. Roghani is dedicated to provide best quality of care for her patients with the most up-to-date, cutting-edge technology.

Dr. Roghani resides in Portage, Michigan with her husband and Son.  She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Our Team



Lori has been a valued member of our staff since 2009.  She started her career here at our office as a dental assistant and changed roles to front support staff in 2018.  She always greets our patients with a warm welcome when they arrive at our office as well as keeping the atmosphere in the office fun and cheerful with her positive attitude.  Throughout her working career, her primary focus has always been on customer care.  Lori oversees many front office duties necessary to provide exceptional service to our patients.  She looks forward to meeting and helping patients feel comfortable and relaxed while in our care.  Outside of the office, Lori and her husband keep busy with a variety of activities including traveling, cycling and spending time with family.

Cara - Staff Photo


After receiving her diploma in Dental Assisting at Everest Institute in 2010, Cara started her externship at Advanced MicroEndodontics.  Upon completing her externship, we were excited to offer her a position to join our team.  Cara takes great pride in giving the best care possible in order to make our patients feel comfortable while in the dental chair.  The best part of her day is knowing that she’s helped make someone’s experience here in our office be as pleasant as possible.  In her free time, she stays busy spending time with her husband and her four children.



After working for over twenty years as a Dental Ceramist, Tamara joined our practice in 2015 as a dental assistant.  Tamara now splits her duties between assisting and as a front desk receptionist.  Tamara’s attention to detail and overall compassion helps patients feel warm, welcomed and worry free.  Helping patients is the most rewarding part of her day whether it is answering questions about insurance benefits for the patients or assisting with their procedure.  When not at work, she spends time with her children and her granddaughter and enjoys reading and being outdoors.



Laurie received her diploma in dental assisting from Lake Michigan College in 2003.  She joined our team in 2019 bringing over 15 years of experience with her.  She has been a wonderful addition to our office and always takes such great care of each patient.  Laurie is known in the office for always having a smile on her face as well as her calm demeanor that helps put all of our patients at ease.  Outside of the office, Laurie loves to bake and travel as well as spend time with her family and grandson.