Meet Rohin Ambaram, DDS, MD

Dr. Rohin Ambaram grew up in the Northern California area, where he received his undergraduate education at University of California, Davis. He then moved to Los Angeles for dental school at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Upon obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), he completed his Doctor of Medicine (MD) Wayne State University School of Medicine, and his oral and maxillofacial surgery residency program at Detroit Medical Center.

When he is not taking care of his patients, Dr. Ambaram enjoys playing golf and spending time with his lovely wife and daughter. He also enjoys designing and building wooden furniture and reading.


  • General Anesthesia Sedation Permit
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)


  • Edwin H. Lorentzen Scholarship, Medical Student Scholarship
  • Board of Governors Medical School Scholarship
  • Nicholas K. P’Sachos and Mary T. P’Sachos Medical Student Scholarship
  • UCLA Dentistry Grant
  • UC Davis Dean’s Honor List, College of Letters and Science

Research Experience

  • 2014: UCLA School of Dentistry, Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology — Specific gene mutations and its effects on implant osseointegration
  • 2012: UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Department of Physiology — Investigation on the excitation-contraction coupling process in mammalian skeletal muscle cells using electrophysiology, molecular genetics and optical tools


  • 2011: Volunteer, South African Red Cross Air Mercy Service
  • 2012: UCLA ASDA, Global Medical Brigades
  • 2013: UCLA Care Harbor
  • 2013: UCLA School of Dentistry Treatment Day
  • 2014: Mission trip to Honduras, UCLA School of Dentistry