Nahid Kashani

Nahid Kashani

Clinical Associate Professor

Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Room: DC 435
Phone: 313-494-6632
Areas of Expertise:
Biomedical Sciences
Oral Medicine


  • D.D.S., Case Western Reserve University
  • M.S.D., Case Western Reserve University


Prof. Kashani currently serves as director of the Divison of Clinical dentistry, overseeing the Group Practice Model for dental and dental hygiene students. She earned her D.D.S. and completed a two-year AEGD program at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). She went on to write a master's thesis on infection control, earning a Master of Science in Dentistry in Oral Medicine also at CWRU. Her clinical interests include oral medicine, infection control, diagnosis, and dental materials. Research interests include education and dental curriculum, pain management and wound healing, infection control and dental materials. She maintains part-time practice. She joined the university in 1996.