Shabnam Toopchi

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Phone: 313-494-6877


  • D.D.S., Tehran Azad University


Prof. Toopchi teaches oral habits, tooth wear, and local anesthetics in Pediatric Dentistry to dental students, Oral Habits and Tooth Wear to dental hygiene students and Non-Pharmacological and Advanced Behavioral Management, Treatment Planning, Trauma, Radiology, Restorative Dentistry, and Pulp Therapy in Pediatric Dentistry to accelerated students. Prof. Toopchi holds a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Tehran Azad University and a certificate in pediatric dentistry from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She joined the university in 2018.

Research Activity

Prof. Toopchi is a principal investigator in three ongoing research projects about ankyloglossis, pediatric oral hygiene, and local anesthetics. Her most recent publication is about sedation in pediatric dentistry. Her current interests in research focus on pediatric dentistry, dental material, and orthodontics. 

Complete list to published works: Prof. Shabnam Toopchi