Dean’s Faculty, effective July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

The University of Maryland School of Dentistry would like to thank the professionals who generously volunteer as members of the Dean’s Faculty, offering their time, energy, and expertise to the next generation of oral health leaders. The Dean’s Faculty has grown from about 40 volunteers a year to more than 200.

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Ackerman, Ronald I., DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Akinrefon, Oluwayemisi Titilayo, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Alexander, Guy, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Allen, Andrew, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Andochick, Lori, RDH, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Atapour, Roghieh, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Azad, Ali, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

 

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Bailey, Christopher, DDS, Lecturer, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Barrett, William, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Barron, Thomas, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Behnia, Ali, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Endodontics

Berman, Louis, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Endodontics

Berne, Alan, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences

Bers, Leonard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry and Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences

Blasi, Ignacio, DDS, Lecturer, Division of Orthodontics

Blasi-Beriain, Gonzalo, DDS, Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Brill, Warren, DMD, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Brotman, Sol, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Neural Pain Sciences

Brown,Ashley, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Burk, Saul, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics

Bylis, Paul, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

 

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Casper, Jerome, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Cawthon, Iysha, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Chalmers, Natalia, DDS, Lecturer, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Chehab, Dina, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Chen, Charles, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Cheskis, Richard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Cohan, Barry, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Cohen, Harvey, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Coll, James, DMD, Clinical Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

 

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Daru, Antara, BDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Daulat, Wendy, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

David, Henry, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Davis, Ronald, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Diaz, Richard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

DiFabio, Vincent, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Doring, Charles, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Doroshenko, Andrey, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Prosthodontics

Dworkin, Allan M., DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Dye, Bruce, DDS, Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

 

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Elrafei, Karim, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

 

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Fasteau, Henry, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Feldman, Sylvan, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Periodontics

Finfrock, Cynthia, RDH, MS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Fink, Fred, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Fried, Ivan S., DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dental Public Health and Division of Prosthodontics

Fried, Jacquelyn, RDH, MS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Dental Hygiene

 

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Galbraith, Colin, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Gandel, Stephen, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Gentry, Philip, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of General Dentistry

Gillis, Edward, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Gordon, David, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Gorman, Louis, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Groisser, Gordon, DDS, MSD, Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics

 

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Hager, Jennie, RDH, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Harmon, David, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Hartman, Michael, DMD, MD, Clinical Instructor, Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Heher, Joseph, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Hirsch, Edna, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Hoch, Daniel, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Horner, Robert "Mark", DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Horng, Andrew, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Huang, Peterson, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Prosthodontics

Hyatt, Julius, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

 

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Izadi, Laudan, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Jarvis, Jeffrey, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics

Ji, Chao, BDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Jimenez, Beverly, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

 

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Kamel-Kassab, Hiba, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Kang, Mary, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Kargoli, Saif, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Karlin, Daniel, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Katz, Susan, RDH, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Keiser, Mark, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of General Dentistry

Khang, Wahn, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Kim, Su, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Kleinman, Dushanka, DDS, Clinical Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Kneib-Baker, Morgan, DMD, RDH, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Kohn, Shari, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Kolasny, Catherine, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Kovalchick, Charles, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Koymen, Hakan, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Kramer, Richard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Kravitz, Neal, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Kuntz, Richard, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Kushner, Melvin, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

 

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Lee, Alan Wonhee, DDS, MS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Lee, Henry, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Leupold, Richard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Prosthodontics

Levin, Martin, DMD, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Endodontics

Levin, Stephen, DDS, Lecturer, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Liang, Christopher, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Lin, Chang, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Lin, Mao, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Endodontics

Lustman, Morris, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

 

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Maas, William, DDS, Clinical Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Manski, Marion, RDH, MS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Markin, Philip, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Markova, Christiana, DMD, Lecturer, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Masaschi-Sanchez, Miluska, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Maxwell, Austin, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Mazza, David, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of General Dentistry

McGuire, Patricia, RDH, BS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Meredith, John, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Miginsky, Elaine, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Moiseiwitsch, Julian, BDS, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Endodontics

Moser, Ronald, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Moutsopoulos, Niki, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Murphy, Kevin, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Periodontics

 

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Nadarajah, Sathiyanathan, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Nashed, Basem, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Nave, Christina, RDH, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Nguyen, Mimi, DDS, PA, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Noguera, Angela, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Noppinger, Robert, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry and Department of Dental Public Health

Nosrat, Ali, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Nurin, Lawrence, DMD, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Periodontics

 

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Obeid, Youssef, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Prosthodontics

 

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Paik, Augustine, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Palmieri, Gilbert, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Park, Dong, DDS, MS, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Passaniti, Mary, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences

Posnick, Jeffrey, DDS, Clinical Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Powers, John, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Preis, Frederick, DDS, Clinical Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Pruce, Steven, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

 

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Qui, Xinhong, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

 

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Raderman, Michael, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Rafat, Roham, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Rattner, Steven, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Rethman, Michael, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Periodontics

Ritter, Thomas, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Rodriguez, Deborah, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Rosen, Paul, DMD, Clinical Professor, Division of Periodontics

 

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Saini, Tarun, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics

Saini, Viney, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Salimian, Aala, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Samuels, Peter, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Sawchuk, John, DDS, FAGD, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Schlossberg, Richard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Schneider, S. Craig, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Endodontics

Setayesh, Suzanne, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Seung, Juheon, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Shahegh, Mohammad, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Shahry, Nahid, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Sheer, Stuart, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Shelton, Preston, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Shires, Paul, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Shroff, Deven, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Siegel, Victor, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Singer, Michael, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Prosthodontics

Sivakumar, T.P., BDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Slevin, Terry, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Somerville, David, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Sorkin, Andrew, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Spector, Leonard, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Dental Public Health

Stiles, Dennis, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Stiles, Marie, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Suzuki, Jon, DDS, Clinical Professor, Division of Periodontics

Swiec, Gary, DDS, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Periodontics

 

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Talwar, Garima, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Prosthodontics

Thackenkary, Renju, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Tigani, Robert, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Tigani, Stephen, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics

Tong, James, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Orthodontics

Torres, Keyla, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Periodontics

Trattner, Bradley, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics and Department of General Dentistry

Turner, Amanda, RDH, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

 

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Valega, Margaret, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Van-Dinh, Kim-Thi, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Periodontics

Vandre, Robert, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Vanik, John, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Verma, Devender, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Verma, Prashant, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Endodontics

Virden, Jordan, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

 

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Wagner, Mark, DDS, Professor Emeritus, Department of Dental Public Health and Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Wahle, William, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Prosthodontics

Whitaker, George, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Williman ,Robin, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Woo, Christina, DMD, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry

Wu, Anna, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

 

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Yahya, Jenin, DDS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Prosthodontics

Zada, Lobna, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Zaller, Stuart, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of Dental Public Health

Zamani, Mehdi, DDS, Clinical Instructor, Department of General Dentistry