Date of establishment: 1974
The School of Dentistry at IUMS is ranked amongst the top five Iranian dental schools. This school offers both patient care services and academic programs allowing dentists to train as specialists.
Programs and degrees:
Students are admitted in General Doctorate Degree of Dentistry (DDS) and 10 postgraduate programs and the PhD program in Oral Health, as well as fellowship programs in Hospitalized Dentistry, Implant Surgery and Prosthodontics. A course for dental technicians is also available.
· Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
· Oral Health
· Oral Medicine
· Operative Dentistry
Facilities and Laboratories:
The practical aspects of training in general and specialty dental and maxillofacial treatment are provided in clinics within the school, and two University hospital clinics. University’s main building includes around 14000 square foot of educational environment with modern equipment and facilities. Laboratories for Dental materials and oral pathology plus classrooms with all modern educational equipment offer an ideal opportunity for students' education and training.
The School of Dentistry has three research centers including Implant Research Center, Dental Materials Research Center, and Torabinejad Dental Research Center. Research centers conduct research in animal research units and cell culturing units. For treatment of disabled patients and when general anesthesia is needed, hospitalized dentals services in two dental operation rooms are also being offered by the school.
The School of Dentistry publishes two journals in Persian and English language which are indexed in 16 global data banks. The English journal, DRJ, is indexed in PubMed and Scopus databases.