Gevik Malkhassian

Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream

Director, International Dentist Advanced Placement Program (IDAPP)

Other Appointments

D.D.S., M.Sc. (Endo), F.R.C.D (C)


With both research and clinical expertise in endodontic procedures such as root canal irrigation and tooth preservation, Dr. Malkhassian educates future dentists and specialists in Endodontics, 

Research & Clinical Specialties

Honorary Class Member, DDS IV (2019)

Best Instructor, DDS II (2018-2019)

Honorary Class Member, DDS IV (2018)

Dr. A Bruce Horde Master Teaching Award (2015-2016)

Richard Komorowski Award for Excellence as a Clinical Demonstrator, Endodontics Graduate clinic (2015)

Honorary Class Member of graduating DDSIV class (2015)

Honorary Class Member of graduating DDSIV class (2014)

Best Demo, Endodontics, Dental Student Society (DSS) Award from DDSII (2013-2014)

Richard Komorowski Award for Excellence as a Clinical Demonstrator in the Endodontics Graduate Clinic, University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry (2012)

Dental Student Society (DSS) Honorary Member Award for outstanding contribution to Undergraduate education in Endodontics (2013)

Honorary Class Member of graduating DDSIV class (2012) 


Select Publications

Chan R, Versiani MA, Friedman S, Malkhassian G, Sousa-Neto MD, Leoni GB, Silva-Sousa YTC, Basrani B., Efficacy of 3 Supplementary Irrigation Protocols in the Removal of Hard Tissue Debris from the Mesial Root Canal System of Mandibular Molars. J Endod. 2019 Jul;45(7):923-929.

K. Charara, S. Friedman,¬†A. Sherman, A. Kishen,¬†G. Malkhassian,¬†M. Khakpour, and B. Basrani, Assessment of apical extrusion during root canal irrigation with the novel GentleWave System in a simulated apical environment. in Journal of Endodontics, January 2016, Vol 42, Issue 1, Pages 135‚Äď139.

M. Dabuleanu, G. Malkhassian, S. Alexander. Are more conservative root canal preparations and smaller tapered files better in preserving tooth structure during endo? , In CDA essentials, Vol 3, issue 1, P34-35.

C. Bellamy, G. Malkhassian, Root Resorption: An overview and case report of endodontic management. in Oral Health Journal, May 2015.