Roya Zandparsa, DDS, MSc, DMD
Dr. Roya Zandparsa is a Professor and Biomaterials Course Director of the Department of Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Zandparsa also taught at the Department of General Dentistry and Management Science at New York University College of Dentistry and the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Science at Harvard University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Roya Zandparsa received her DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and MSc in Biomaterials & Biomimetics and Certificate in Prosthodontics from New York University (NYU) Graduate School of Arts and Science and New York University College of Dentistry respectively. She completed a fellowship in Implant Dentistry from Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, a fellowship in Academic Leadership from American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Leadership Institute, and obtained certificates in advanced surgical implant, Invisalign, and Six Months Smiles; Short Term Orthodontic.
Dr. Zandparsa has received numerous awards during her academic career, including Dr. Harold Litvak Fellowship Award and the Adisman award in Prosthodontics for being an outstanding scholar & clinician from NYU College of Dentistry, and Deans’ Awards for Excellence in clinical teaching from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
In addition to all her teaching responsibilities, Dr Zandparsa is the Faculty Advisor of American Association of Women Dentists, Dean’s Advisory Committee on Continuing Education, member of Strategic Planning Oversight Committee, Women in Dentistry Task Force, and Research at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr Roya Zandparsa has been making major contribution in research in various areas, which resulted in numerous published articles and book chapters. She has been lecturing and presenting both nationally and internationally and reviewing manuscripts for the Journal of Prosthodontics and Journal of Oral Rehabilitation. Dr Roya Zandparsa is an active member of American College of Prosthodontists and American Dental Education Association.
Dr. Roya Zandparsa also served as the Chair of Strategic Planning Steering Committee at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and as a member of the Graduate Student Recruitment Subcommittee of American College of Prosthodontists.
Dr. Roya Zandparsa is a preferred provider of Invisalign and Six Months Smiles; Short Term Orthodontic.
Terence Jackson, DDS
Dr. Jackson is from Newton, Massachusetts. He received his dental degree as well as his Certificate in Periodontology from Tufts University. Dr. Jackson is Board Certified by the American Academy of Periodontology and is also the recipient of the Kaufman Fellowship Award, which enabled him to study the effects of periodontal disease on the concentration of adhesion molecules in tissue. Prior to entering the field of dentistry, Dr. Jackson devoted four years to cardiovascular research at Boston University School of Medicine, where he earned a Masters in Biological Science. He also holds a B.S. in Business Administration.
Dr. Jackson has been trained in all aspects of Periodontics, including immediate and delayed implant placement, ridge and sinus augmentation, distraction osteogenesis, as well as more traditional surgeries such as resective, regenerative, and periodontal plastic surgery. Dr. Jackson is proficient with multiple implant systems.
Dr. Jackson is a Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology and is an active member of American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology and Connecticut Periodontal Society.