Todd  Schoenbaum, D.D.S., M.S.
Health Sciences 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:  B3-034 CHS


Dr. Schoenbaum is the Director of Continuing Dental Education at the UCLA School of Dentistry and a 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
  • 2020, M.S., UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics
  • 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


  • Membership awarded in the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry - 2019
  • Fellowship awarded in the Academy of Osseointegration – 2019
  • Associate Membership awarded in the Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics – 2018
  • 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, Solnit GS, Alawie S, Sadowsky SJ. Treatment of peri-implant recession with a screw-retained, interim implant restoration: A clinical report. J Prosth Dent. 2019 1;121:212-6.


  • Textbook – Schoenbaum TR (Editor), Moy PK, Stevenson RG, Klokkevold PK, Aghaloo TL, Tetradis S, Hussain M, Pi-Anfruns J, Moshaverinia A, Kan JY, Wadhwani CPK, Le B, Suzuki S, Papaspyridakos P, Linevicius T, Vela-Nebot X. Implants in the Aesthetic Zone: A guide for treatment of the partially edentulous patient. Publisher: Springer Nature. 2018.


  • Spear FM, Schoenbaum TR, Cooney JP. Caranza’s Clinical Periodontology 13th Ed. Elsivier; Chapter 67: Restorative interrelationships. 2018. 


  • Schoenbaum TR, Chung E, Chang TL, Klokkevold PK. Caranza’s Clinical Periodontology 13th Ed. Elsivier; Chapter 77: Prosthetic considerations for implant treatment. 2018.


  • 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
  • Private practice, Los Angeles CA