Dr.Lavasani is a board certified Oral & Maxillofacial Radiologist. She is a full time Assistant professor and the director of Oral Radiology & Advanced Imaging at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Dental Medicine in Pomona, California. She received her specialty certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology and her Masters in Dental Diagnostic Sciences from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr.Lavasani is the co-author of multiple text book chapters including the first interactive/digital Oral Radiology textbook; Fundamentals of Oral Radiology and is an associate editor for The Journal of the Lebanese Dental Association. She has presented at multiple national and International scientific meetings and is a frequent presenter at the California Dental Association (CDA), UCLA School of Dentistry and local study clubs. Her areas of interest are applications of 3D CBCT imaging in dentistry, Radiographic Interpretation and Radiation biology. She is an active member of multiple standing committees at the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology, Member of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and The American Educators Association.