Mahnaz Fatahzadeh, BSc DMD MSD Dip ABOM

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
Diagnostic Sciences / Oral Medicine
Year Inducted Phone E-Mail 
2009 973-972-1956
Office Hours
Dr. Fatahzadeh can provide mentorship in lecture preparation, small group sessions and manuscript preparation. Email or call to schedule an appointment.

Dr. Mahnaz Fatahzadeh obtained her B.SC. and DMD degrees as well as her GPR certificate from the University of British Columbia in Canada where she practiced general dentistry for a number of years. She completed an Oral Medicine fellowship and received her MSD degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey where she holds a faculty appointment as a Professor. Dr. Fatahzadeh has a special interest in the evaluation and management of oral mucosal disorders, burning mouth, xerostomia and orofacial manifestations of systematic disease and has been involved with lecturing and publication in this area.

  • Member, Master Educators’ Guild Inter-professional Education Steering Committee
  • Member at large to RSDM, Master Educators’ Guild
  • Chair, Master Educators’ Guild Public Relation Committee
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral Medicine
  • Director, Pre and Post-doctoral Oral Medicine program at RSDM
  • Director, RSDM Oral Mucosal Diseases Clinic at RSDM
  • Director, Faculty Mentorship Program at RSDM (06-14)
  • Director, NJDS Oral Cancer Screening Program
  • Chair, Oral Cancer Consortium (06-08)
  • Lead dental faculty, Aids Education Training Center at UMDNJ (05-6/10)
  • Dental Faculty Educator, Aids Institute, NY Department of Health (2010-15)
  • Inductee, the New York Academy of Medicine (2012)
  • Inductee, International College of Dentists (2014)
  • Attending, Dept. Hospital Dentistry, University Hospital, Newark, NJ
  • Consulting staff, Dept. Hospital Dentistry, RWJ University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ