Todd  Schoenbaum, D.D.S., F.A.C.D.
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor
Director of Continuing Dental Education
(310) 267-3380
UCLA School of Dentistry
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Box 951668
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668
Office:  A0-121 CHS


Dr. Schoenbaum is the Director of Continuing Dental Education at the UCLA School of Dentistry and an Associate Clinical Professor in the Section of Restorative Dentistry. He joined the dental school faculty in 2006.

Educational & Professional Background

  • 2001, B.S., Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Major: Ecology and Systematic Biology; Minor: Philosophy

  • 2005, D.D.S., UCLA School of Dentistry

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry

  • American College of Dentists

  • American College of Prosthodontists 

  • Academy of Osseointegration

  • International Association for Dental Research

  • American Association for Dental Research

  • West Los Angeles Dental Society 

  • UCLA Dental Alumni Association

  • American Dental Education Association 

  • American Dental Association

  • California Dental Association


Associate Fellow in the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry – 2013

Judson C Hickey Scientific Writing Award; Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry – 2013

Fellowship in the American College of Dentists – 2012

Certified Program Planner – 2010

Fellowship Awarded in the Academy of General Dentistry – July 2010

Distinguished Faculty Award – presented by the UCLA Class of 2009

Excellence in Teaching Award – presented by the UCLA Class of 2008

Favorite Clinical Professor – presented by the UCLA Class of 2007

Representative Publications

• Schoenbaum TR, Wadhwani C, Stevenson RG. Covering the implant prosthesis screw access hole: A biological approach to material selection and technique. J Oral Implant. 2017; 

• Wadhwani C, Schoenbaum TR, Audia F, Chung KH. In-Vitro Study of the Contamination Remaining on Used Healing Abutments after Cleaning and Sterilizing in Dental Practice. Clin Implant Dent Rel Res. 2017; 18: 1069–74.

• Schoenbaum TR, Swift EJ. Abutment emergence contours for single unit implants. J Esthet Rest Dent 2015; 27: 1-3. 

• Schoenbaum TR, Klokkevold PR, Chang YY. Immediate implant-supported provisional restoration with a root-form pontic for the replacement of two adjacent anterior maxillary teeth. J Prosthet Dent. 2013; 109:277-82. 

• Schoenbaum TR, Chang YY, Klokkevold PR, Snowden JS. Abutment modification for immediate implant provisional restorations. J Esthet Rest Dent. 2013; 25:103-107.

• Schoenbaum TR, Han TJ. Direct custom implant impression copings for the preservation of the pontic receptor site architecture. J Prosthet Dent. 2012;107: 203-6.

• Schoenbaum, TR; Chang, YY. Dentist-Technician Collaboration in the Digital Age: Enhancing outcomes through photography, teamwork, and technology. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2011; 39:559-67.

Additional Information

Patient Care Activities
  • UCLA Faculty Group Dental Practice