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Shahrbanoo Fadavi, DDS, MS

Professor Emerita

Pediatric Dentistry



College of Dentistry 801 S. Paulina, IL 60612

Selected Publications

Hodge N, Evans CA, Simmons KE, Fadavi S, Viana G. Occlusal characteristics of individuals with growth hormone deficiency, idiopathic short stature, and Russell-Silver syndrome. Journal of Dentistry for Children. Dec 14:82(3):135-40, 2015.

Davis DM, Fadavi S, Kaste LM, Vergotine R, Rada R. Acceptance and Use of Protective Stabilization Devices by Pediatric Dentistry Diplomates in the United States. Journal of Dentistry for Children. May 15:83(2):60-6, 2016.

Patrick JR, da Fonseca MA, Kaste LM, Fadavi S, Shah N, Sroussi H. Oral Health‐related quality of life in pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis. Special Care in Dentistry. Jul 1;36(4):187-93, 2016.

Hill B, Fadavi S, LeHew CW, Rada R. Effect of Caregiver’s Race and Ethnicity on Acceptance of Passive Immobilization for Their Child’s Dental Treatment. J Dent Children 2019;86(1):3-9.


  • University of Tehran, DDS
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, MS, Pediatric Dentistry
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, Specialty Certificate, Pediatric Dentistry

Professional Memberships

  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD), 1997 (unlimited term member)
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Examination Committee Member, 2007-present
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Committee Member on Recertification and Quality Assurance, 2007-present
  • ADA, CODA, Consultant, Site Visitor for Pediatric Dentistry , 2006-present