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Yair  Whiteman D.M.D.

Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
  • (310) 825-4736
33-064A CHS

UCLA School of Dentistry
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Box 951668
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668

  • Full-Time Faculty
Academic Sections
  • Restorative Dentistry
Center for Esthetic Dentistry

Dr. Yair Y. Whiteman is the Director of UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry and is a Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor in the Section of Restorative Dentistry in UCLA School of Dentistry. He received his dental degree from Semmelweis University, Budapest Hungary and a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics at Boston University.

Additional Information

Patient Care Activities

  • Prosthodontist at UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry (2014- present)
  • Private practice focused on esthetic, minimally invasive restorative dentistry, and implant prosthetic dentistry.
Educational & Professional Background
  • D.M.D., Semmelweis University, 2003

  • Certificate in Advanced Prosthodontics, Boston University, 2006 

Research & Interests
  • Anatomically Driven Transmucosal Approach: Tooth morphology and root form in soft tissue management of implant restorations 

  • Minimally invasive, adhesive restorative dentistry: materials, techniques, communication and innovation.

Professional Memberships
  • Society of Color and Appearance in Dentistry
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • International Association for Dental Research
  • American Association for Dental Research
  • Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity
  • American Dental Education Association