Dr. Roozbeh (Rooz) Kashefi, DMD earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine (SIU-SDM) in 2002. He did his post-graduate & post-doctorate studies in General Practice Residency (GPR) at the University of Chicago (UIC) and the University of Illinois at Chicago (U of C) Hospitals in 2003 where he performed full mouth rehabilitation and cosmetic dentistry for a wide range of patients. Throughout his career Dr. Rooz has been involved with community dentistry and has been known to be passionate for taking care of patients beyond the norm. He has been involved in humanitarian dentistry including overseas in Nicaragua. Dr. Rooz is currently a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), American Dental Association (ADA), and the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS). Dr. Rooz stays current with the latest dental research and technology by attending numerous continuing education courses including ones in Sleep Medicine, Adhesive Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Rehabilitation in Dentistry, Occlusion, and Interceptive Orthodontics. Beyond dentistry and on his free time, Dr. Rooz enjoys spending time with family, reading, antiques, exercising, and doing fine art and oil paintings. He and his family live in the Boston Area.
1995-1997: University Dean’s List 1996: CRC Chemistry Award, Dr. Richard L. Keiter, PhD, Distinguised Emeritus Professor 1997: Burgner Memorial Scholarship 2008: CLC Mendelson Award, Robert T, Wright Art Gallery 2009: CLC Exhibitor, Robert T. Wright Art Gallery
1996: “Synthesis of Chiral Butyrolactones,” Medicinal/Organic Chemistry, Eastern IL Univ., Dr. T. Howard Black, PhD
2003: “Organ Transplant Patients in Dentistry”, Special Care Dentistry Table Clinic, University at Illinois Chicago 2003: 16th Annual Research Day, University at Illinois Chicago
2008 – Present: Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) & Candidate for Fellowship in Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD)
2002 – Lifetime: Xi Psi Phi Dental Fraternity
1998 – Present: American Dental Association (ADA)
2009 – Present: Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS)