College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Faculty

College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kimet Abdullai, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ahsan Ahmed, D.D.S., M.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Howard Alstrom, Jr., D.D.S., M.P.H.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Nadia Arain, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Alejandro Arango, D.D.S.
Institute of Health Sciences (CES University), Colombia
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Asra Ali, D.D.S., M.S.
Indiana University, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ellen Andrews, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago
Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy

Dawn Arnashus, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Marsha A. Babka, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Associate Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Barry Baker, D.D.S., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Samir Balaney, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joseph Balice, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kathleen Barto, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Dennis Beck, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kathleen Benka, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

James Bertini, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Bryan C. Bjork, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry

Jose Blanco, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Maria Borzecka, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Theodore Brasky, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Andrew T. Bronny, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Andrew W. Browar, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Paulina Brzozowski-Sawicki, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Melisa J. Burton, D.D.S., M.H.A.
University of Mexico
Director of Preclinical Curriculum, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Brian Caraba, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Carrie Chan, D.D.S.
University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Nalini Chandar, Ph.D.
University of Madras, India
Chair and Professor, Department of Biochemistry

Peter S. J. Chang, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jennifer Chi, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Juzer Chinwalla, D.D.S., M.S.D.
Case Western Reserve University
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Irbad Chowdhury, D.M.D.
Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kelli J. Christensen, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Michael J. Chutich, D.D.S., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Margarita Chuy, D.M.D.
University of Florida, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Mae Ciancio, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology

Maria Carolina Cuevas, D.M.D., D.M.Sc.
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Megan Craig, D.M.D.
Nova Southeastern University, College of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Peter D'Aloia, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Brian Danielewicz, D.D.S.
University of Southern California, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Glenn DeWeirdt, D.D.S.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kirk E. Dineley, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Gary L. Drahos, D.D.S., M.J., B.S., RPh
University of Illinois at Chicago at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Associate Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

August Durso, Jr., D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joshua R. Edwards, Ph.D.
Michigan State University
Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Mary Egan-Kramer, B.S.N, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ahmed El-Maghraby, D.M.D.
Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jingyuan Fan, D.D.S., Ph.D.
University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Michael J. Fay, Ph.D.
University of Mississippi, School of Pharmacy
Program Director, Biomedical Sciences and Professor, Department of Pharmacology

David Felgenhauer, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Constanza Fernandez Gonzalez, D.D.S., Ph.D.
University of Talca, Chile, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Sonal Gandhi, B.D.S.
Government Dental College and Hospital, India
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Michele Fornaro, Ph.D.
University of Turin, Italy
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy

Meredith Gantos, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jay R. Geaman, D.D.S.
Georgetown University, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ronald George, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jeffry Gilmore, D.D.S.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joanna Goral, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy

David J. Green, Ph.D.
George Washington University
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy

Jacalyn M. Green, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Professor, Department of Biochemistry

Peter Hasiakos, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Harold J. Haering, Jr., D.M.D.
University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry
Dean, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kyle K. Henderson, Ph.D.
Kansas University Medical Center
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology

Jeffrey Hopkins, D.D.S.
McGill University, Canada
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Sandra E. Inouye, Ph.D.
Northwestern University
Chair and Professor, Department of Anatomy

Yosif M. Jabir, D.D.S.
Creighton University
Group Practice Coordinator and Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Alan Janusek, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Bruno C. Jham, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.
University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Dentistry
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Robert B. John, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Group Practice Coordinator and Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Eric R. Johnson, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Robin Jungblut, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Pamela Jurgens-Toepke, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Group Practice Coordinator and Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kenneth J. Kadziela, D.D.S., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Preetha P. Kanjirath, B.D.S., M.D.S., M.S.
Mangalore University, India
Director of Preclinical Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Thomas Karagiannis, D.M.D.
Washington University, School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Suzanne Kasang, D.D.S., M.H.P.E.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Edmund Kawa, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Crystal Kellner, D.D.S.
Marquette University, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kevin M. King, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Phillip G. Kopf, Ph.D.
University of New Mexico
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology

David Kravtsov, D.D.S.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Angelina S. Kula, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

David Kumamoto, D.D.S., M.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Sophie La Salle, Ph.D.
McGill University, Canada
Assistant Dean, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Theresa Lao, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Anne La Valle, D.D.S.
University of Iowa, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kathy J. LePard, Ph.D.
Ohio State University
Professor, Department of Physiology

Erin Leslie, Ph.D.
Northwestern University
Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy

Jun Lim, D.D.S., M.S.
Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

James C. Lin, D.M.D.
Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Stephanie Liss, D.D.S., M.S.
University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Sean M. Lynch, Ph.D.
University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
Professor, Department of Biochemistry

James Mabbott, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

M.A.J. Lex MacNeil, D.D.S.
Dalhousie University, Canada, Faculty of Dentistry
Professor and Dean, Emeritus, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ronald J. Magiera, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Meera Mahajan, D.D.S., M.S.
King George's Medical College, India
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Latha Malaiyandi, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy

Angelo Maltezos, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Anne M. Marcotte, D.D.S.
University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Reji T. Mathew, B.D.S., M.D.S.
University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Alejandro M. Mayer, Ph.D.
University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Kristin McCalla, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Paul F. McCulloch, Ph.D.
University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Professor, Department of Physiology

William McNerney, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Rafael Mejia-Alvarez, M.D., Ph.D.
National Autonomous University of Mexico, School of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Professor, Department of Physiology

Miloslava Miller, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Steven F. Miller, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy

Raymond Moccio, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jennifer Mullarkey, D.M.D.
A. T. Still University, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Luma Naim, D.D.S.
University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Thu Nguyen, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Dean Nicholas, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Patricia Nihill, D.M.D., M.S.
Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Erez Nosrati, D.M.D., M.S.D., M.Sc. 
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Lillian Obucina, D.D.S., J.D.
Northwestern University
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kathleen P. O'Hagan, Ph.D.
Rutgers University
Chair and Professor, Department of Physiology

Soumya Padala, B.D.S., M.D.S., M.S.
Sri Ramachandra Dental College and Hospital, India
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Dennis J. Paulson, Ph.D.
Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Physiology
Vice President and Chief Academic Officer, Medical, Dental, and Veterinary Education

Stephen Palatinus, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jacob D. Peuler, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University
Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Sunil Philip, D.M.D.
University of Alabama, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Balbina J. Plotkin, Ph.D.
University of Tennessee
Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Anthony Ponzio, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Maura Porta, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology

Walter C. Prozialeck, Ph.D.
Thomas Jefferson University
Chair and Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Teresa Pulido, D.D.S., M.S.
European University of Madrid, Spain
Associate Dean, Preclinical Education, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Monica Raichand, D.M.D.
University of Louisville, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Mario D. Ramos, D.D.S., M.S.
Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kyle H. Ramsey, Ph.D.
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Dean, Basic Sciences and Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Steven C. Reynolds, D.D.S., M.B.A., M.A.Ed.
University of Detroit-Mercy
Associate Dean, Clinical Education, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Marcela Rocha de Oliveira Carrilho, D.D.S., Ph.D.
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, School of Dentistry 
Associate Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Dale Rodriquez, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Nicole Rogers, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Fred D. Romano, Ph.D., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago
Dean, College of Health Sciences-Downers Grove and Professor, Department of Physiology

Judith Runne, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Bahareh Sabzehei, D.D.S., M.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Affaf Saddy, D.D.S.
University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Sunaina Sahgal, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Amatul Salma, D.M.D.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Thomas Sarna, D.D.S., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Philip L. Schefke, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Maya Shetty, B.D.S., M.D.S.
Kasturba Medical College, India, College of Dental Surgery
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ira M. Sigar, Ph.D.
Illinois Institute of Technology
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Michelle Singleton, Ph.D., M.A.
Washington University
Professor, Department of Anatomy

Kelly Skerrett, D.D.S.
University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Jacquelyn M. Smith, Ph.D.
University of Michigan
Dean, College of Health Sciences-Glendale and Professor, Department of Physiology

Lawrence Smith, D.D.S.
University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ghassan Souri, D.D.S.
Damascus University, Syria
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joseph R. Sperlazzo, D.D.S., M.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Luigi Strizzi, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy 
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology

Daniel Sula, D.D.S.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Valerie Swan, D.D.S., M.S.
University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Dentistry
Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Michelle Swanson-Mungerson, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Vaibhav Tiwari, Ph.D.
Banaras Hindu University, India
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Petar Tofovic, D.M.D., M.P.H.
University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joseph A. Toljanic, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Summer Totonchi, D.M.D.
Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Joseph Unger, D.D.S.
Loyola University Chicago, School of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Ryan R. Vahdani, D.D.S.
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry
Group Practice Coordinator and Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Thomas Vahdani, D.D.S.
University of Southern California, School of Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Kevin E. Van Kanegan, D.D.S., M.H.P.E.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Clinical Program Director, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Rodney Vergotine, B.Ch.D., M.Sc.
University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Associate Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Susan M. Viselli, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University
Professor, Department of Biochemistry

Michael V. Volin, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Chair and Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Merle White, D.D.S.
Northwestern University Dental School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Larry N. Williams, D.D.S.
University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry
Associate Professor, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

James M. Woods, Ph.D.
Loyola University Chicago
Director of Research and Sponsored Programs and Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Mariusz Wrzosek, D.M.D., M.D.
Harvard Medical School
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

George Zehak, D.D.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry
Adjunct Faculty, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois