Yair Whiteman, D.M.D.
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor
(310) 825-4736
UCLA School of Dentistry
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Box 951668
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668
Office:  33-064A CHS


Dr. Yair Y. Whiteman is the Director of UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry and is a Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor in the Section of Restorative Dentistry in UCLA School of Dentistry. He received his dental degree from Semmelweis University, Budapest Hungary and a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics at Boston University.


Educational & Professional Background

D.M.D., Semmelweis University, 2003

Certificate in Advanced Prosthodontics, Boston University, 2006 

Research & Interests

Anatomically Driven Transmucosal Approach: Tooth morphology and root form in soft tissue management of implant restorations 

Minimally invasive, adhesive restorative dentistry: materials, techniques, communication and innovation.

Professional Memberships

Society of Color and Appearance in Dentistry

Academy of Osseointegration 

International Association for Dental Research

American Association for Dental Research

Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity

American Dental Education Association 

Additional Information

Patient Care Activities

Prosthodontist at UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry (2014- present)

Private practice focused on esthetic, minimally invasive restorative dentistry, and implant prosthetic dentistry.