Sasha Vaziri, M.D. was born and raised in Miami, FL. He attended the University of Florida on full scholarship, graduating summa cum laude with a B.S. in Neurobiology. As an undergraduate he was awarded the University Scholars research grant to investigate aberrant neural circuits involved in movement disorders.
Dr. Vaziri remained at the University of Florida for medical school where he was actively involved in clinical research and quality improvement initiatives. He graduated in 2015 with Honors in Research and was presented the Excellence in Neurosurgery Award at the UF Senior Awards Banquet.
Dr. Vaziri began his neurosurgical training at UF in 2015 and is scheduled to complete the program in 2022. His research interests in neurosurgery are broad. Three times a gator, in his spare time Sasha enjoys team sports, traveling, barbeque and gator football.