Dr. Ghertasi is a researcher, faculty member, and executive at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery with honors in 2007 from Tabriz University of Medical Sciences Faculty of Dentistry.
He has done research in many areas of dentistry. Dr. Ghertasi is an associate editor of Journal of Dental Research, Dental Clinics, Dental Prospects, and also the Journal of Advanced Periodontology & Implant Dentistry, the official publication of Iranian Association of Periodontology. He also maintains a private office for dental practice limited to dental implants and restorative dentistry in Tabriz, East Azerbaijan, Iran.
Since 2014, he has been the supervisor of the Academic Publications Office of the Department of Vice Chancellor for Research & Technology at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, and the director of TUOMS Publishing Group, where he oversees the day to day activities in the field of scholarly publication in the university.