Faculty of Dentistry


Dean : Dr. Fallahi Motlagh

Email: m_fallahi_m@yahoo.com

 


A brief history:


Faculty of dentistry was founded in 2011 as the first dental education institute in West Azerbaijan. Dental clinics of GHODS and ALBORZ with approximately 60 dental units are affiliated to the faculty of dentistry.
The faculty stays ahead of the ever-progressing field of dentistry. It introduces students to the most up-to-date advances in theory, materials and technology. Students will also learn to add empathy to their theoretical and technological knowledge.
The Faculty provides students with a broad education and in-depth training in laboratory technique and theory. It also trains students in dental hygiene and other related fields so that they will be able to give service to society in their chosen fields.
Students and Staff:
There are a total of 166 full time students.
The professional staff of the faculty includes 20 assistant professors in different branches of dentistry and dental health.
• Academic Departments
Periodontics and Allied Dental Programs
Endodontics
Oral Biology
Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology
Oral Surgery and Hospital Dentistry
Orthodontics and Oral Facial Genetics
Pediatric Dentistry
Preventive and Community Dentistry
Restorative Dentistry


• DEPARTMENT OF PERIODONTICS


The Department of Periodontics offers education in didactic and clinical areas in both undergraduate and continuing education levels. Our mission in the department is to empower the students with latest knowledge and comprehensive skills in the diagnosis, treatment planning and treating the periodontal diseases and in implant dentistry. A special emphasis is on dental implants in our department and students are trained to place dental implants and also deal with reconstructions needed before or after implant therapy and also dealing with peri-implant problems. Students are also trained to be able to extract the most evidence-based data among various databases and to be able to apply the most evidence-based scientific knowledge in every day practice. Our vision is to become one of the most contemporary centers in providing academic and cutting-edge treatment services in the region. We also aim to boost our collaborations with international academic centers.


• Faculty Members in the Department of Periodontics:


Dr.Ehsan Khashabi


Assistant professor of Periodontics
Education:
M.Sc. in Periodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2011
Research fellowship in periodontopathogens, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2006
D.D.S, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2005
Research interests:
Regeneration material research and new treatment modalities for periodontal and peri-implant problems
Advanced techniques for implant therapy including hard and soft augmentations


Dr. Sajjad Pishva


Education:
M.Sc. in Periodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2010
D.D.S, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2005
Research interests:
Soft tissue management


Dr. Sahar jebelli


Education:
M.Sc. in Periodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2013
D.D.S, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 2007
Research interests:
Periodontal medicine
Regenerative periodontal surgery
Dental implants
Faculty Teaching Programs:
Continuing Education
Dental Assisting
Dental Hygiene


Contacts:


Address: Faculty of Dentistry, 11th Km Serrow Road, Pardis-e Nazloo, Urmia, I.R.IRAN
Tel: +98441- 2754981
Fax: +98441-2752374
Email: academic.relations@umsu.ac.ir



Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology


The most famous disease of the modern world is known to be cancer which takes thousands of lives every year. This brutal disease comes in many different forms to many different parts of body, but almost the most silent type of it comes to the person's head and neck area that when diagnosed, it is too late to cure it biochemically, therefore this gives a really high importance to the science of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology.


Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology activities include:


1. Conducting head & neck pathology lessons for undergraduate, general pathology residents and continuing educational levels.
2. Pathologic lesion diagnosis and pathologic reports for received specimens.
3. Researches in head & neck cancer, cell culture and new methods for precise diagnosis of pathologic lesions.

Our mission in our department is to empower the students with the latest evidence based knowledge and comprehensive skills in analysis of head & neck pathology.

We also aim to boost our collaborations with international academic centers.



 

Department of Oral &Maxillofacial Pathology


Faculty of Dentistry
West Azarbayejan_Iran
Email: dr.yousefjanbaz@Gmail.com


Head of Pathology Department: Dr. Yousef Janbaz


 Assistant professor and head of department of oral & maxillofacial pathology.

 Education: PhD in oral & maxillofacial pathology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, 2013.

 Assistant professor of Imam Khomeini hospital department of pathology, Urmia, Iran.

 2011-2012: Fellowship in advance oral Implantology from German society of oral Implantology (D.G.O.I.), Dentsply Friadent, Mannheim/Germany.

 2011-2012: Fellow in Oral Implantology from International Congress of Oral Implantologist (I.C.O.I.), Newyork University College of Dentistry.

 Professional membership of German Society of Oral Implantology (D.G.O.I.), Membership No. : 515012.

 2010, Member of Iranian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.

 2008, D.D.S, Azad University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Research interests:

1. Flowcytometry and Immunohistochemical staining of head and neck cancers.
2. Frozen Sections Techniques.
3. Biomaterials in Implantology and Bonegraft.



Department of Orthodontics


The department of orthodontics offers education in didactic and clinical areas in undergraduate level. Our mission in the department is to improve the students with latest knowledge and comprehensive skills in the diagnosis, treatment planning and treating the orthodontic problems which are in the scope of a general dentist and are treatable by removable orthodontic appliances. The other important issue is our emphasis on diagnosing the malocclusions, classifying them as dental or skeletal, timing of treatment, guidance of occlusion and preventive procedures such as space maintaining and regaining if needed. Students are trend to be able to treat a malocclusion as this order: diagnosing the problem, gathering the needed diagnostic documents, taking an appropriate orthodontic impression, trimming the diagnostic casts, constructing a high quality removable appliance and finally treating the malocclusion.
Finally our special aim is to be in good relationship with other international academic and research centers in order to update our knowledge and presenting them.


Department of orthodontics


Faculty of dentistry
West Azerbaijan
Iran
Email: razeghiortho@yahoo.com


Members of the Department of Orthodontics


Dr. Mohammad Hossein Razeghinejad DDS. Orthodontist


Assistant professor of orthodontics and head of department
Faculty of dentistry, Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Education: M.Sc in orthodontics, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, 2005.
Board of orthodontics, 2005
DDS Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran, 2001
Interest of research: Development of occlusion, treatment of dento-facial deformity and retention and relapse.
Email: razeghiortho@yahoo.com
Phone:+98-4412223421


Dr Esmaili Moghaddam Maziar


Assistant professor of faculty of dentistry, department of orthodontics
DDS,DDM, boarded orthodontist
Education: M.Sc in orthodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2010.
DDS Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2007MSc student of Medical Education, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Proficiency in English + proficiency in teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL)
Mangership in EDC departments and committees, Urmia University of Medical Sciences and as an educational consultant staff
EDO manager of faculty of dentistry, Urmia
Maziaremoghaddam@yahoo.com


Dr Esmaili Mahdi


Assistant professor of orthodontics
Faculty of dentistry, Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Education: M.Sc in orthodontics, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran, 2012.
DDS, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2008


Dr Olyaee Pooya


Assistant professor of orthodontics
Faculty of Dentistry, Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Education: M.Sc in orthodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
DDS Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran


Drs Mohebi Shadi


Assistant professor of orthodontics
Faculty of dentistry, Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Education: M.Sc in orthodontics, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
DDS, Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

 

Drs Mirzaee loor Marziyeh


DEPARTMENT OF PEDODONTICS:


The department of pedodontics offers education in didactic and clinical areas in undergraduate level. Our mission in the department is to improve the students with latest knowledge and comprehensive skills in the diagnosis, treatment planning and treating the oral diseases in pediatric patients.
Our special emphasis is on preventive procedures such as fluoride treatment, fissure sealant and oral hygiene education.
Students are also trend to be able to perform treatments such as pulp therapy, restoration and extraction of primary teeth. The students also gain skill in diagnosis and preventive orthodontic treatments such as space maintenance.
Finally our special goal is to be in contact with other international academic centers in order to exchange up to date information.


Faculty Members in the Department of Pedodontics:


Dr. Peymaneh Marasouli


Assistant professor of pedodontics
Education: M.Sc. in pedodontics, Shahed University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, 2010
D.D.S Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2007
Email: marasuli_p @ yahoo.com


Dr. Zahra RazaviRohani


Assistant professor of pedodontics
Education: M.Sc. in pedodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2013
D.D.S Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, 2007
Email: zahrarru @ yahoo.com


Dr. Elham Niknejad


Assistant professor of pedodontics
Education: M.Sc. in pedodontics, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran, 2001
D.D.S Hamedan University of Medical Sciences, Hamedan, Iran, 1998
Email: dr. e. niknejad @ gmail.com

 

Dr. Sepideh Agheli


Assistant professor of pedodontics
Education: M.Sc. in pedodontics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2013
D.D.S Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, 2008
Email: 3pideh. a @ gmail.com