Rebecca Falsafi

Rebecca Falsafi

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Orthodontics

School of Dental Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus


Professional Summary:

Clinical assistant professor at orthodontic department SUNY at Buffalo since 1997.Orthodontic private practice since 1994. Bone cell biology research 4 years.

Education and Training:

  • MS, SUNY at Buffalo, suma cum laude (1993)
  • Certificate in Orthodontics, Orthodontics, SUNY at Buffalo, suma cum laude (1993)
  • DDS, dentistry, SUNY at Buffalo, suma cum laude (1991)
  • BS, Health Sciences, SUNY at Buffalo, suma cum laude (1988)


  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthodontics, SUNY at Buffalo (1997-present)

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Professional Memberships:

  • AAO (1993–present)
  • ADA (1991–present)
  • 8th District Dental Society (1991–present)
  • UB Dental Alumni Association (1991–present)
  • Erie Dental Association (1991–present)

Service Activities:

  • Supporter of Zion Missionary Baptist Church; Sponsor (2105–present)
  • 2018 Sponsorship of Lobsterfest; Sponsor (2019–present)
  • 2018 Sponsorship of the Vaccine Safety Event; Organized by Burgio Health Allianec; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2018-2019 Sponsorship of Annual Lebanesse Festival; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2018 Sponsorship of Akron Cheerleading Squad; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2018 Sponsorship of Amherst YMCA for kids youth program; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2018 Sponsorship of the Annual Walk of Hunger in Island Park; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2018-2019 Sponsorship of University of Buffalo Center for the Arts; Sponsor (2018–present)
  • 2017-2019 Sponsorship of Girls on the Run at University of Buffalo; Sponsor (2017–present)
  • Roswell Park Toothbrush Kits for Chemo Pediatric Patients; donated toothbrushes to several schools which included -country parkway -como park elementary -St Peter & St Paul in Williamsville -over 200 chemo kits assembled for pediatric patients at Roswell Park.; Sponsor (2017)
  • Supporter of BDAS (Buffalo Dental Assistants Society); Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Donation to Boys & Girls Club Westminster Community Charter School; Donated 20 toothbrushes to Boys & Girls Club; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Sponsorship of Clarence Center Fall Fest; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Sponsorship of Ribfest at Canalside; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • 2016-2019 Sponsorship of Buffalo Kids Run in Delaware Park; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Sponsorship of Go Red Campaign for the American Heart Association; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Donation to BOCA (Buffalo Outreach and Community Assistance); This year we donated to Buffalo Outreach and Community Assistance (BOCA) partnering UB with the Annual University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Charity Auction. The funds will be used to purchase dental supplies and equipment to deliver much needed dental treatment to underserved areas around the world.; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Donation to Muslim Public Affairs Council; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Sponsorship of Wellfest at UB; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • Donation to Students without Borders; 300 toothbrushes were donated to Students without Borders, who took a mission trip to the Dominican Republic! Students Without Borders is a non-profit organization founded and comprised of Daemen College physician assistant students, physical therapy students, faculty, and local practitioners. They set up a clinic in a small village and provide medical care to the people of the Dominican Republic. Travelers include physicians, dentists, physician assistants, physical therapists, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, and around 40 students.; Sponsor (2016–present)
  • 2015-2018 Sponsorship of Lou Gherig Travel Baseball League; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • 2015-2018 Supporter of Smile for a Lifetime; Smile for a Lifetime Foundation is a charitable non-profit organization that provides orthodontics (free braces) to individuals, ages 11-18 years of age, who may not have the opportunity to acquire assistance any other way.; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • Donation to Homestead 64; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • Donation to Boy Scouts of Buffalo; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • Donation to Park School of Buffalo; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • Sponsorship of Clarence Rotary Club; Sponsor (2015–present)
  • UB Smile Presentation; Oral care kits given to 4th graders in dental health month; Sponsor (2014–present)
  • Support of Erie Family Justice Center Raising Hope Event; Sponsor (2012–present)
  • 2010-2019 Sponsorship of local highschool drama clubs; Including Clarence, Williamsville, Lancaster, Lockport; Sponsor (2010–present)
  • 2010-2019 Sponsorship of Multiple Sclerosis Foundation "Walk MS"; Sponsor (2010–present)
  • 2014-2019 Annual Williamsville East Career Fair; carrer day at high school; Sponsor (2010–present)
  • Sponsorship of Amherst Lightning Softball; Sponsor (2010–present)
  • 2000-2018 Miles for Smiles Sponsorship; Sponsor (2000–present)
  • 2000-2019 Donation of Emergency Ortho Care Kits to Nurses; every year, our office put together an orthodontic emergency kit with wax,toothbrush, tucker,.....and deliver to 45 local Schools including underprivileged schools in our area for the past 15 years.; Program Coordinator (2000–present)
  • 2000-2019 Sponsorship of Clarence Soccer Club; Sponsor (2000–present)

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Contact Information

Squire Hall
Room 140

Phone: (716) 829-2845