Department of Periodontics

 

 

We provide basic and advanced education for under and postgraduate dentistry students. The TUMS Periodontics Residency Program is a three-year, full-time specialty-training program. It is designed to provide an advanced level of education and clinical experiences in Periodontology for highly qualified graduate dentists who are interested in a specialty career.

Department Activities

Scientific activities of the department of periodontics:

  • Holding the department monthly meetings to inform educational and research problems
  • Holding research methodology workshops for the scientific members
  • Holding article writing workshops for the scientific members
  • Daily Case presentation classes
  • Offering research proposals common to other departments
  • Articles and book publishing
  • Participating in national and international seminars
  • Participating in Periodontology annual congress and symposium
  • Participating in different health councils
  • Judgment of specific dental crimes in medical council and Tehran court.
  • Contribution to journal of dentistry of TUMS
  • Board membership
  • Holding retraining workshops for dentists

 

Faculty Members

 

Dr. Afshin Khorsand, DDS, M.Sc.

Head of the department

e-mail: khorsand@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Siamak Yaghobee, DDS, M.Sc.

Post-graduate Director

e-mail: yaghobee@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Hourieh Asl Roosta, DDS, M.Sc.

Vice-Head for Educational Affairs

e-mail: h-aslroosta@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Solmaz Akbari, DDS, M.Sc.

Vice-Head for Research

e-mail: s-akbari@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Mojgan Paknejad, DDS, M.Sc.

Vice-Head for International Affairs

e-mail: mpaknejad@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Amirreza Rokn, DDS, M.Sc.

Dean of the school

e-mail: roknamir@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Zeynab Kadkhoda, DDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: zkadkhoda@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. S. Hossein Mohseni Salehi, DDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: salehimo@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Neda Moslemi, DDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: nmoslemi@tums.ac.ir

 

Dr. Nina Rouzmeh, DDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: sn-roozmeh@tums.ac.ir

  

Dr Mina TaheriDDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: mtaheri@sina.tums.ac.ir

 

Dr Farnaz KouhestaniDDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: fkouhestani@sina.tums.ac.ir

 

Dr Negar KanounisabetDDS, M.Sc.

e-mail: nkanounisabet@sina.tums.ac.ir

 

Contact Person for International Affairs

Dr. Mojgan Paknejad

Vice-Head of International Affairs

e-mail: mpaknejad@tums.ac.ir

 
All interested applicants are welcome to apply to TUMS by completing and submitting TUMS online application form in which they need to specify their school, level, and major of interest.