Last Projects
 A. Regeneration and Tissue Engineering
B. Nanotechnology and Dental Biomaterials
C. Adhesive Dentistry
D. Laser in Dental Biomaterials Science
E. Dental Technology
F. Biomaterials in Implant Dentistry

Dr. Tabassom Hooshmand

Tel: 0098-21-88015909
 Primary dental degree:
DDS, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran-Iran (1994).
M.Phil/Ph.D in Dental Materials, Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom (1999).
Faculty positions:
  • Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Dental Biomaterials, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran-Iran.
  • Chief-in-editor of Journal of Dental Medicine (Tehran University of Medical Sciences) 
  • International Association for Dental Research (IADR)
  • Academy of Dental Materials
  •  Research interest and publications mainly on Dental biomaterials, Silane coupling agents, Adhesive dentistry, Dental ceramics and bio-glasses, Implant coatings, Tissue engineering

Published Journal Papers:
  1. Keshvad A, Winstanely RB, Hooshmand T. Intercondylar width as a guide to setting up complete denture teeth. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation 2000 Mar; 27(3):217-26.
  2. Hooshmand T, Daw R, van Noort R, Short RD. XPS analysis of the surface of leucite-reinforced feldspathic ceramics. Dental Materials 2001; 17:1-6.
  3. Hooshmand T, van Noort R, Keshvad A. Bond durability of the resin-bonded and silane treated ceramic surface. Dental Materials 2002; 18:179-188.
  4. Hooshmand T, van Noort R, Keshvad A. Storage effect of a pre-activated silane on the resin to ceramic bond. Dental Materials 2004; 20:635-642.
  5. Hooshmand T, Keshvad A. Fracture toughness of Ideal Macoo composite and its comparison with standard ones. Journal of Dental Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2005; 18(1):13-20.
  6. Habibi M, Hosseinzadeh T, Hooshmand T. Comparison of debonding characteristics of metal and ceramic orthodontic brackets to enamel; an in vitro study. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 2007; 132(5):675-9.
  7. Moharamzadeh K, Hooshmand T, Keshvad A, Van Noort R. Fracture toughness of a ceramic-resin interface. Dental Materials 2008; ():.
  8. Hooshmand T, Parvizi Sh, Keshvad A. Effect of surface acid etching on the biaxial flexural strength of two hot-pressed glass ceramics. Journal of Prosthodontics 2008; 17:415-419.
  9. Hashem-Hoseini M Mahmood-Hashemi H Soltan-Moradi F Hooshmand T Haririan I Chalipa J Motahhary P. Effect of Fast Curing Lights, Argon Laser, and Plasma Arc on Bond Strengths of Orthodontic Brackets: An In Vitro Study. Journal of Dentistry (Tehran University of Medical Sciences) 2008;5(4):167-172.
  10. Dorriz H,  Alikhasi M, Mirfazaelian A, Hooshmand T. Effect of ferrule and bonding on the compressive fracture resistance of post and core restorations. Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice 2009;10(1):1-8.
  11. Fakhri M, Seraj B, Shahrabi M, Hooshmand T, Motahhari P. Microleakage of composite restorations after saliva contamination in primary teeth using a self-etching adhesive. Pediatric Dentistry 
  12. Hooshmand T,Parvizi Sh, Keshvad A. Microhardness of a resin cement polymerized by light-emitting diode and halogen lights through ceramic. Journal of Prosthodontics .
  13. Hooshmand T,Keshvad A, van Noort R.XPS analysis of silane films on the surface of a dental ceramicJournal of Adhesion Science and Technology2009;23:1085-95.
  14. Ahmad Akhoundi M, Rahmati Kamel M, Hooshmand T, Harririan I, Kharazi Fard M, Noroozi H. Assessment of bond strength between metal brackets and non-Glazed ceramic in different surface treatment methods. Journal of Dentistry (Tehran University of Medical Sciences) 2010;7(2):64-70.
  15. Keshvad A, Hooshmand T, Asefzadeh F,  Khalilinejad F, van Noort R. Marginal gap, internal fit, and fracture resistance of glass ceramic inlays fabricated by Cerec inLab and hot-pressed techniques. Journal of Prosthodontics.2011;20(7):535-540.
  16. Hooshmand T, Mohajerfar M, Keshvad A, Motahhary P. Microleakage and marginal gap of adhesive cements for noble alloy full cast crowns. Operative Dentistry 2011;36(3):258-65.
  17. Hooshmand T, Rostami G, Behroozibakhsh M, Fatemi M, Keshvad A, van Noort R. Interfacial fracture toughness of different resin cements bonded to a lithium disilicate glass ceramic. istry 2012;40(2):139-45.
  18. Baghalian A, Nakhjavani YB, Hooshmand T, Motahhary P, Bahramian H. Microleakage of Er:YAG laser and dental bur prepared cavities in primary teeth restored with different adhesive restorative materials. 2013;28(6):1453-60.
  19. Pahlevan A, Hooshmand T, Mirzaie M, Safaie H. Contrast ratio of glazed and polished dental ceramics after accelerated aging. Journal of Dental Medicine-Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2013;26(1):19-26.
  20. Marginal leakage and microhardness evaluation of low-shrinkage resin-based restorative materials. istry 2013 Jan-Feb;61(1):46-50; quiz 51.
  21. Abrishamchian A, Hooshmand T, Mohammadi M, Najafi F. Preparation and characterization of multi-walled carbon nanotube/hydroxyapatite nanocomposite film dip coated on Ti-6Al-4V by sol-gel method for biomedical applications: an in vitro study. 2013 May 1;33(4):2002-10.
  22. Hosseinzadeh Nik T, Hooshmand T, Farazdaghi H, Mehrabi A, Razavi ES. Effect of chlorhexidine-containing prophylactic agent on the surface characterization and frictional resistance between orthodontic brackets and archwires: an in vitro study. Progress in Orthodontics 2013 Nov 20;14:48. doi: 10.1186/2196-1042-14-48.
  23. Hooshmand T, Abrishamchian A, Najafi F, Mohammadi M, Najafi H, Tahriri M. Development of sol-gel-derived multi-wall carbon nanotube/hydroxyapatite nanocomposite powders for bone substitution. Journal of Composite Materials 2014 Feb;48:483-89.
  24. Baghalian A, Ranjpour M, Hooshmand T, Herman NG, Ebrahimi A. Comparison of fracture resistance in post restorations in primary maxillary incisors. 2014 Sep;15(3):313-6.
  25. Shahabi S, Najafi F, Majdabadi A, Hooshmand T, Haghbin Nazarpak M, Karimi B, Fatemi SM. Effect of gamma irradiation on structural and biological properties of a PLGA-PEG-hydroxyapatite composite. 2014;2014:420616. doi: 10.1155/2014/420616. Epub 2014 Sep 8.
  26. Bagheri H, Hooshmand T, Aghajani F. Effect of Ceramic Surface Treatments After Machine Grinding on the Biaxial Flexural Strength of Different CAD/CAM Dental Ceramics. Tehran University of Medical Sciences) 2015 Sep;12(9):621-9.
  27. Mahmoodi N, Hooshmand T, Heidari S, Khoshro K. Effect of sandblasting, silica coating, and laser treatment on the microtensile bond strength of a dental zirconia ceramic to resin cements. 2016 Feb;31(2):205-11.
  28. Aghajani F, Hooshmand T, Khanmohammadi M, Khanjani S, Edalatkhah H, Zarnani AH, Kazemnejad S. Comparative Immunophenotypic Characteristics, Proliferative Features, and Osteogenic Differentiation of Stem Cells Isolated from Human Permanent and Deciduous Teeth with Bone Marrow. ogy 2016 Jun;58(6):415-27.
  29. Heravi F, Omidkhoda M, Koohestanian N, Hooshmand T, Bagheri H, Ghaffari N. Retentive Strength of Orthodontic Bands Cemented with Amorphous Calcium Phosphate-Modified Glass Ionomer Cement: An In-Vitro Study. . 2017 Jan;14(1):13-20.
  30. Ghavami-Lahiji M, Hooshmand T. Analytical methods for the measurement of polymerization kinetics and stresses of dental resin-based composites: A review. . 2017 Jul-Aug;14(4):225-240. Review.
  31. Omidkhoda M, Heravi F, Gharaei Sh, Rangrazi A, Hooshmand T. Incorporation of amorphous calcium phosphate (ACP) into glass monomer cement: influence on microleakage of cemented orthodontic bands. Biomedical Research 2017; 28(2):616-619.
  32. Hooshmand T, Pedram P, Heidari S. Effect of different cavity lining techniques on marginal sealing of Class II resin composite restorations; in vitro. International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry. Accepted