Oral and maxillofacial radiology is a branch of dentistry which
concerns diagnostic imaging in the fields of face and dental structures.
The department of Oral and Maxillofacial radiology has three main goals:
1- Education: Providing basic and advanced courses for under and post graduate students
2- Research: Conducting research projects independently or as under-graduate and post-graduate thesis
3- Treatment: Performing variety of conventional and advanced radiographic procedures and image interpretation
Main Education programs:
Education programs includes:
1. Three theoretical courses for dental students
2. Three practical courses for dental students
4. Three-year practical and theoretical program for post graduate students
Post graduate program of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology residency in
TUMS started in 1983 by Dr G. Rahbari and Dr. G.M. Shourjeh.
Each day more than 200 conventional and advanced x ray based imaging
procedures including intraoral extraoral radiography, CBCT and
sialography, are performed in the Department. Images are interpreted by
under-graduate and post-graduate students under academic staff
Dr. Daryoush Goodarzipour, DDS, M.Sc.
Dr. Yasaman Kheirandish, DDS, M.Sc.
Vice-Head for Educational affairs
Dr. Farzaneh Mosavat, DDS, M.Sc.
Vice-Head for Research
Dr. Hoorieh Bashizadeh Fakhar, DDS, M.Sc.
Post-graduate Director. Vice-Head of the International Affairs
Dr. Mehrdad Panjnoush, DDS, M.Sc.
Dr. Mahdi Niknami, DDS, M.Sc.
Contact Person for International Affairs
Dr. Hoorieh Bashizadeh Fakhar
Vice-Head of the International Affairs
Tel.: (+ 98 21) 893 51 154