Adjunct Faculty

Michael Abelson
Assistant Professor of Periodontics
BS, UCLA, Microbiology, 1986
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1989
MS, Baylor University, Oral Biology, 1991
Baylor College of Dentistry, Periodontology Certificate, 1991

Arash Abolfazlian
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Industrial Technology and Biology, 2007
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2011
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2013

Tarek Abousheta
Instructor of Orthodontics
BDS, University of Alexandria, Faculty of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2004
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Orofacial pain shadowing program, 2009
DDS, University of Southern California, Dentistry, 2012
University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Craniofacial Molecular Genetics Research Fellowhip, 2013
MSD, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2016

Brian Adams
Instructor of Dental Practice
MA, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Business Administration, Management Systems, 1998
Andersen Consulting, Management Consultant, 1998
DDS, Univrersity of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2002

Kimberly Adams
Instructor of Dental Practice
Other, Foothill College, Registered Dental Hygienist,
BA, University of San Diego, 2007

Maryam Ajami
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, Bachelor of Science, Arichtectural Engineer, 2005
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2012

Zainab Ali-Rubaie
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, University of Baghdad, Dentistry, 1991

Sam Almassi
Instructor of Endodontics

Hesham Amer
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BDS, Cairo University (Cairo, Egypt), General Dentistry, 1995
MS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2001

Christopher Anderson
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, Santa Clara University, Bilogy, 2001
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2004
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2006

Nelofer Ansari
Instructor of Dental Practice
Elphinston College, Bombay, Pre-dental Science Classes, 1973
BDS, University of Bombay, Government Dental College and Hospital, Dentistry, 1977

Amal Asiri
Instructor of Dental Practice
BDS, King Abdulaziz University, Dentistry, 2011
King Abdulaziz University, Internship, 2012

Sahar Aurangzeb
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, De' MontMorency College of Dentistry, University, Bachelor of Dental Surgery, 2000
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2013

Marta Parisek Baird
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2005
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2008
Western Regional Board Exam, successfully completed, 2008
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2011
American Board of Orthodontics, Diplomate, 2012
McLaughlin, 2 year course, 2017

Thomas Reed Bales
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
University of California Davis, 1971
DDS, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, Dental, 1974
certificat, UCLA, Orthodontics, 1976

Michael Lawrence Beckley
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, Texas Christian University, Biology, 1992
DDS, Baylor College of Dentisty Texas A and M University, 1997
University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2002

Daniel J. Bender
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BA, Humboldt State University, German, 1982
George-August Universitat, German Language & Literature, 1985
MA, University of North Dakota, Foreign Lang & Literature, 1986
EdD, Univesity of San Francisco, Learning and Instruction, 2005

Stephen Beveridge
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Westmont College, Biology and Economics/Business, 1982
DDS, Northwestern University, Dentistry, 1988

Eric M Blasingame
Assistant Professor of Periodontics
BS, University of the Pacific, Biochemistry, 2007
MS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2009
DDS, Pacific-Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2012
University of Alabama at Baltimore, Periodontics, 2015

Craig Yale Bloom
Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, Boston University, Biology, 1967
DMD, University of Pennsylvania Dental School, Dentistry, 1971
University of Pennsylvania, Anesthesiology, 1973
University of Pennsylvania, OMF Surgery, 1976

Andrea S. Braun
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BS, Emory University Atlanta Georgia, Biology, 1978
DDS, New York University, College of Dentistry, 1982

Jeff J. Brucia
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BA, UC Santa Cruz, Biology, 1985
DDS, University of Pacific, Dental, 1988
FDSD, Delta Sigma Delta, Delta Sigma Delta Degree, 1995
MDSD, Delta Sigma Delta, Delta Sigma Delta Degree, 1997
DDSD, Delta Sigma Delta, Delta Sigma Delta Degree, 1998

Matthew K Bruner
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
Interlake High School, 1990
BS, Pacific Lutheran University, Biology, 1994
DDS, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1998
Officers Basic Course 004-98 San Antonio, TX, 1998
Clinical Rotations DENTAC Hawaii, 1999
Army, Flight Surgeon Primary Course, 2000
MS, University of Louisville, Orthodontics, 2004

Michael E. Cadra
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences, 1975
Other, California State University, Fullerton, Graduate Research in Biochemistry, 1978
DMD, Washington University School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, 1982
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1986
MD, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Medicine, 1993
Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, General Surgery, 1994

Nabeel Cajee
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
Cuernavaca Language School, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, Intermediate Spanish Program, 2008
BA, University of the Pacific, Self-Designed - Science and Conscience, 2011
DDS, Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2015
Alameda Health System, Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA, Advanced Education General Dentistry Resident, 2016

Annaliese Carlsmith
Instructor of Dental Practice
Other, College of San Mateo, General Ed, 1998
BS, UCSF, Dental Hygienist, 2000
DDS, UOP, Dentist, 2009

Sean K. Carlson
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BA, University of California, Santa Barbara, Biology, 1989
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, 1994
MS, University of California, San Francisco, Oral Biology, 1998
University of California, San Francisco, Orthodontics Certificate, 1998

Steven Cavagnolo
Instructor of Dental Practice
AA, Oakland City College, General Education, 1965
BA, San Jose State College, Environmental Health, 1967
DDS, UC San Francsico, General Dentist, 1973
St. Luke's Hospital - Malawi, Central Africa, 1974

Thad Champlin
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
AA, Santa Monica College, Pre-Dent, 1963
BS, Cal State University Long Beach, Zoology (Pre-Dent), 1965
DDS, USC, Dentistry, 1969
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 1984

Alice Chan
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of the Pacific, Biological Science, 2009
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2012
Other, Lutheran Medical Canter SF, AEGD, 2013
Other, Tufts University, Pediatric Dentistry, 2016

Kara Chang
Instructor of Dental Practice
BSc, University of Texas at Austin, Human Development & Family Science, 2006
BA, Univesity of Texas at Austin, Human Ecology, 2006
Baylor College of Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry - Exterrnship, 2009
Our Children's House at Baylor, Pediatric Dentistray - Externship, 2009
University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, Pediatric Dentistry - Externship, 2010
DDS, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2010
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, General Practice Residency, 2011

Vanessa Chong
Instructor of Orthodontics
Other, Appleby College, 2006
Other, University of Western Ontario, Honours Pathology and Toxicology Program, 2009
DDS, University of Toronto, Doctor of Dental Surgery (awarded with honours), 2013
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2015

Lani Chun
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of Utah, Major: Sociology Minor: Chemistry, 1994
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1999
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Hospital Based General Practice, 2000
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2008

Ronald Chung
Instructor of Orthodontics
BA, University of California, Irvine, Cognitive Psychology, 2007
DDS, Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Sourthern CA, dentistry, 2014
MSD, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, iorthodontics, 2016

Sarah Chung
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of the Pacific, Biological Sciences, 2003
DDS, University of California San Francisco, dental, 2007
MSD, University of the Pacific, orthodontics, 2012

William A Cole
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
BA, Washington and Jefferson College, Biology, 1981
DMD, New Jersey Dental School, Dental, 1983
Cert, University of California, San Francisco, Orthodontics, 1986

Sam W. Daher
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
DCS, Vanier College, Health Sciences, 1988
McGill University, Pre-Dentistry, 1990
DDS, McGill University, Dentistry, 1994
MS, Universite de Montreal, Orthodontics, 2006

Jared G Danielson
Instructor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, Brigham Young University, Exericise Physiology, 2001
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2004
CAGS, Boston University, Pediatric Dentistry, 2006

Dorothy Dechant
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences
BA, University of California, Berkeley, Anthropology, 1973
MA, University of California, Berkeley, Anthropology, 1978
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Anthropology, 1982

Osleydis Diaz
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, IPVCE/Cuba, Sciences/Literature, 1995
DS, Advanced Institute of Medical Sciences of Santiago de Cuba, Doctor of Stomatology, 2000
Faculty of Medicine, Granma, Cuba, Management and Health Care, 2001
Kaplan Institute and Truman College, English as a Second Language (ESL), 2003
DDS, UCSF School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2008

Bill Dischinger
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
Lake Oswego High School, 1990
BS, Oregon State University, Pre Dental, 1994
DMD, Oregon Health Sciences University, Dentistry, 1997
Tufts University, Certificate in Orthodontics, 1999

Eunice Dizon
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 2006
University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, General Dentistry - AEGD, 2007

Jennifer Domagalski
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Dartmouth College, Anthropology, 2006
DDS, Arizona School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2010
MPH, A.T. Still University School of Health Management, Public Health, 2010

Aaron Rocklin Doms
Assistant Professor of Endodontics
BS, UC Davis, Biochemistry, 1996
DDS, UC San Francisco, Dentistry, 2001
Other, Temple University, Endodontics, 2005

Arthur A. Dugoni
Professor of Dental Practice
University of San Francisco, 1943
BS, Gonzaga University, 1944
University Missouri, School of Dentistry, Dental, 1946
DDS, College of Physicians & Surgeons (UOP), Dental, 1948
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Internship, Dental, 1949
MSD, University of Washington, Orthodontics Certificate, 1963

Steven A. Dugoni
Professor of Orthodontics
DMD, Tufts University, 1979
MSD, University of the Pacific, 1981

Christopher Duhn
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of California, Los Angeles, Psychobiology, 2012
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2015
Other, Albert Einstein Medical Center, General practice residency certificate, 2016

Austin Eckard
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, University of California, Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology, 2009
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2013

Joshua Ely
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Christine Eng
Instructor of Dental Practice

Joe Errante
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of Arizona, Nutritional Biochemistry, 1977
DDS, Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry, 1980

Jesse M. Fa
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of the Notre Dame, IN, Science, 2003
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2006
PGY1 General Practice Residency VA/UCI Medical Center, Long Beach, Certificate, 2007
PGY2 General Practice Residency VA/UCLA Medical Center, LA, Certificate, 2008
University of Illinois at Chicago, Oral Surgery Internship, Certificate, 2010

Niki Fallah
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BA, UC Berkeley, American Studies, 2003
DDS, USC, Dentistry, 2010
MS, UCSF, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, 2014
Other, UCSF, Pediatric Certificate, 2014

Harold F. Fisk
Instructor of Dental Practice
Pacific University, Clinical Doctorate Program,
BS, Marquette University, Physical Therapy, 1978
PT, Marquette University, 1978

Alicia Follmar
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, Stanford University, Human Biology, Molecular Physiology & Disease Mech, 2009
Other, University of Southern California, Los Angeles County, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (one week externship, 2012
Other, University of the Pacific, Highland Hospital, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2012
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2013

Nick Farzin Forooghi
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, San Jose State University, Industrial Arts, 1987
Other, Lincoln Law School of San Jose, Law, 2006

Daniel Frey
Instructor of Orthodontics
Gettysburg College, Focus in Biology, 2006
University of Pittsburgh, Focus in Biology, Pre-Dental Concentration, 2009
DMD, Temple University - Kornberg School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2013
MSD, University of The Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Certificate in Orthodontics, 2015

Stuart Lund Frost
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
Eastman School of Dentistry, Certificate in TMJD, 1988
Mesa Community College, 1989
Arizona State University, 1989
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1992
University of Rochester, Eastman Dental Center, Certificate in Orthodontics, 2000

Robert W Fry
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, U of Missouri Kansas City, 1973
MS, Univ of North Carolina, Orthodontics, 1977

Vanisha Gandhi
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Stanford University, Human Biology, 2010
DDS, Pacific-Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2014

Garry G Gast
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, Oregon State Univ., 1967
San Francisco State, 1968
DDS, University Of Detroit, 1972
Cert., Univ. of Calif. San Francisco, Orthodontics, 1977

Jamshid James Ghafourpour
Assistant Professor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, Chemistry and Geophysics, 1981
MS, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, Geophysics, 1983
D.D.S., University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, 1986
MBA, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Business Administration, 2000

Koroush Langroudi Ghafourpour
Instructor of Dental Practice
College of San Mateo, 1991
BS, University of California, Davis, Physiology, 1994
DDS, University of the Pacific , Dentistry, 1997

Ehssan Ghassemi
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
DMD, Western University of Health Sciences,

John P. Gibbs
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of Nebraska, Nebraska, 1954
DDS, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1956
Other, University of Nebraska, Nebraska, Orthodontics, 1960

Sabine Girod
of Dental Practice
DDS, University of Bonn Dental School, Dentistry, 1983
Medical School of Hannover, Oral Surgery, 1987
MD, Hannover Medical School, 1989
German Academic Exchange Medical Student, 1989
Harvard Medical School, Head & Neck Oncology, 1990
University of Cologne/Germany, ENT, 1991
University of Cologne/Germany, 1995
PhD, University of Koeln, Ol and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1996

Jay T Golinveaux
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of California Berkeley, Science, Resource Economics and Policy, 1996
AB, California State University, Sacramento, General Science, 1997
DDS, University of the Pacific - School of Dentis, General Dentisry, 2008
MS, University of California, San Francisco, Pediatric Denstistry, 2011

Brian Goo
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
DDS, University of Southern California,

Lindsey Green
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Oakland University, Psychology, 2003
JD, DePaul College of Law, Law, 2007

Cheryl Guerrero
Instructor of Orthodontics
BS, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Business Administration, 2003
DDS, UC San Francisco, Dentistry, 2013
MSD, UOP, Dental Sciences, 2015

Robert S. Haeger
Instructor of Orthodontics
University of Michigan, 1983
MS, University of Illinois At Chicago, Orthodontics, 1989
DDS, University of Michigan, Dental, 2011

Robert Halliwell
Professor of Biomedical Sciences
BS, University of Stirling, Biology and Psychology, 1983
MS, University of London, Neurological Science, 1985
PhD, University of Dundee, Clinical Pharmacology, 1992
University of California Irvine, Neuroscience, 1999

Stephen J. Hannon
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, Washington & Lee University, Chemistry, 1971
DDS, Georgetown University, Dentistry, 1975
MS, West Virginia University, Orthodontics, 1978

Maureen Harrington
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, St. Mary's College of California, Integral Studies, 1992
MPH, California State University, Long Beach, Community Health Education, 1996

Harry H. Hatasaka
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
University of Colorado, 1947
DDS, Northwestern University, 1954
U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, 1955
MSD, University of Washington, 1960

Samer Hejlawy
Instructor of Endodontics

Amruta Hendre
Instructor of Dental Practice
BDS, University of Pune India, Dentistry, 1997
DDS, California State, Dentistry, 2008

Kelly Hicklin
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, UCLA, Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, 2006
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2009
UCLA, General Practice Residency, 2011

Andy Hoover
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
Archbishop Mitty High School, High School, 2000
BA, University of Colorado at Boulder, Environmental, Population, and Organic Biology, 2005
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Sciences, 2013

Ken Hovden
Assistant Professor of Endodontics
BA, Stanford University, Biology, 1978
DDS, UOP School of Dentistry, 1981

Kimberley Hubenette
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Biology, 1989
DDS, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1993
MA, The Pankey Institute, Continuum Level I, II, II-E, III, IV, 2007
Other, California Academy of General Dentistry, Mastertrack Program, 2008
Other, United States Dental Institute, Orthodontics, 2008
Other, Academy of Craniofacial Pain, TMD/Sleep Apnea Mini Residency, 2008

Hyeon-Shik Hwang
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
Other, Yonsei University, Pre-Dentistry, 1979
DDS, Yonsei University, Dentistry, 1983
MSD, Yonsei University, Orthodontics, 1989
PhD, Yonsei University, Orthodontics, 1992

Toby Imler
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Southern Adeventist University, Biology, 2006
DDS, University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 2010

Peter Jacobsen
Professor of Dental Practice
BS, Florida State University, Biology, 1967
PhD, University of California, San Francisco, Comparative Pharmacology and Toxicology, 1972
DDS, University of California, San Francisco, Dentistry, 1977
University of California, San Francisco, Oral Medicine Internship, 1978

Maximillian Jensen
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, University California, San Francisco, Dentistry, 2015
BS, University of New Mexico, Nutrition/ Dietetics, 2016

Sunny Joseph
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BA, University of California Berkeley, Integrative Biology, 2008
DDS, University of the Paciific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2014

Dennis M Kalebjian
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
California State University, Fresno, 1974
University of California, Los Angeles, 1975
DDS, University of the Pacific , 1978
Valley Medical Center, GPR, 1979

Aneil Kamboj
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of Pacific, Biology, 2006
DDS, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, DDS, 2009
Other, St. Barnabas Hospital, GPR, 2010
Other, St. Barnabas Hospital, Pediatric Dentistry, 2012

Richard Tsu-hsun Kao
Professor of Periodontics
AB, University of California, Berkeley, Bacteriology, 1976
MA, San Francisco State University, Cell Biology, 1980
DDS, University of California, San Francisco, Dentistry, 1982
PhD, University of California, San Francisco, Experimental, 1984
University of California, San Francisco, Post-doctoral fellow Bone Biochemistry, 1986
University of California, San Francisco, Post-doctoral fellow Pathology, 1986
University of California, San Francisco, Certificate in Periodontics, 1991

Ehsan Karimian
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, Shahid Beheshti School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2002
UCLA, Advanced Implantology, 2008
MS, Tehran University School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2008
DDS, UCSF School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2011
MS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2013

Paul M Kasrovi
Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of Southern Cal (USC), Biomedical Engineering, 1984
MS, University of Pennsylvania, Electrical Engineering, 1986
DDS, UCSF, Dental Sciences, 1992
MS, UCSF, orthodontics, oral biology, 1995

Rebecca B Keller
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
Livermore High School, High School Diploma, 1993
University of Southern California, 1995
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, dentistry, 1998
certificat, Harvard - Wide General Practice Residency, Hospital Based General Practice Residency, 1999
BA, University of the Pacific, Applied Sciences (awarded in 2000), 2000
certificat, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, orthodontics, 2003
MSD, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, orthodontics, 2003

Touraj Khalilzadeh
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences, 2002
DMD, University of Pennsylvania, Doctor of Dental Medicine, 2006
MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 2009
Other, University of Maryland Medical Center, R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2012

John Kim
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of Puget Sound, Natural Biology, 2000
DDS, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, General Dentsitry, 2008

Joseph S Kim
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, Oxford College at Emery University, Chemistry, 1985
DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, 1991
Montefiore Medical Center, Specialty Certificate, 1997

Lauri Kim
Instructor of Orthodontics
BS, University of California, Berkeley, Nutritional Sciences, 2008
DDS, University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2014
MSD, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2016

Patricia King
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
AA, College of the Sequoias, Liberal Arts, 1967
San Francisco State University, French, 1969
CA Cred., St. Mary's College, Secondary Education, 1971
BA, UC Berkeley, French/ CA Elementary Education, 1973
MA, University of the Pacific, Stockton CA, Educational Administration and Leadership, 2008
Ed.D, Univesity of the Pacific, Stockton, Ca, Educational Administration and Leadership, 2009

Karen Kishiyama
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, California Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering, 2002
MS, California Institute of Technology, Materials Science, 2004
DDS, UCSF, Dentistry, 2010
Other, UCSF, Pediatric Dentistry, 2013

Michael Rudolph Knoll
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of California Riverside, Biology, 1993
MS, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Doctorate Dental Surgery, 2001
University of Alabama Birmingham, OMS Certificate Internship, 2002
University of Alabama Birmingham, Medical Doctorate, 2004
Certificat, University of Alabama Birmingham, Internship General Surgery, 2005
Certificat, University of Alabama Birmingham, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2007

Krystyna Konopka
Professor of Biomedical Sciences
High School, Lodz, Poland, 1954
MD, School of Medicine, Lodz, Poland, Medicine, 1961
Jonscher Hospital, Lodz Poland, Rotating Internship, 1965
Bieganski Hospital, Lodz Poland, Clinical Pathology, 1965
MS, University of Lodz, Biochemistry, 1966
PhD, University of Lodz, Biochemistry, 1969

Bonnie Lederman
Instructor of Dental Practice
BSc, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery Dental School, Dental Hygiene, 1981
DDS, Baltimore College of Denta Surgery Dental School, Dentistry, 1992
University of California, San Francisco, Geriatric Dental Fellow, 2013

Gregory Scott Lee
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, UOP Stockton, Stockon California, 1984
DDS, UOP School of Dentistry, 1987
Certificat, UOP Highland General Hospital, 1997

Jetson Scott Lee
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
AB, University of Califonria, Berkeley, CA, Biological Sciences,
DDS, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, Dentistry,
MSD, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, Orthodontics,

John Lee
Instructor of Endodontics

Victor S. Lee
Instructor of Orthodontics
Beijing University, completed two courses of Chinese (Mandarin) Langua, 2002
BS, University of California, Davis, Neurology, Physiology and Behavior: Exercise Biol, 2007
Kyoto Seika University, completed three courses of Japanese Language, 2007
DDS, University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2011
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2013

Charles Leung
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
DDS, New York University,
Kings County Hospital Center, General Dentistry, 2011
Maimonides Medical Center, Pediatric Dentistry, 2013

Tiffany C. Leung
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of California, Davis, Biological Sciences, 1994
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 1999

Ella Lim


Albert S. Lin
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BS, University of Portland, Life Science, 1976
DDS, University of Pacific, Dentistry, 1994

Sheng (Charlie) Chuan Lin
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Donald W. Linck II
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, University of California School, San Francisco, 1963
Columbia University, Orthodontics, 1965

Lerida F. Lipumano-Picazo
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
University of the Philippines, Pre-Doctoral, 1982
DMD, University of the Philippines, 1986
Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, 1992

Fan Liu
Instructor of Periodontics
BS, University of the Pacific, Dental Hygiene, 2015

Justin Maccaro
Instructor of Orthodontics
BS, Boston College, Biology, Chemistry, 2009
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, DMD, 2013
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2015

Monica MacVane-Pearson
Instructor of Dental Practice
Universite de Moncton, One-month long summer French immersion camp, 1995
Universidad de Zaragoza, Rotary Club International exchange student, 1997
BS, Mount Allison University, Biology, 2001
DMD, McGill University, 2005
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, AEGD, 2006

Andrew Malan
Instructor of Dental Practice
Boise State University, Health Science Studies, 2005
DMD, University of Pittsburg, Dental Medicine, 2009

Laura Mancini
Instructor of Orthodontics
Other, McGill University, Pre Dental in Health Science, 2009
DMD, McGill University, Dentistry, 2013
MSD, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 2015

Ian Marion
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, UOP Stockton CA, Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, 2009
DDS, UOP Dugoni SF, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 2012
MS, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Master of Science in Dentistry, 2015

Linda B. Markle
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Asbury University, Biology, 1979

Cameron K. Mashouf
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, University of Tehran, Dentistry, 1967
University of California, Berkeley, Physiology, 1970
Loyola University, Chicago, Certificate in Orthodontics, 1972

Nima Massoomi
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, St. Lawrence University, Cum Laude, Canton, New York, Bio/Chemistry, 1994
Med, University of Pennylvania Graduate School of Education, Masters of Education, 2001
DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Dental Medicine, 2001
Internship, Vandervilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, General Surgery, 2005
Residency, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2007
MD, Vanderbilt Unversity School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, Medicine, 2007
Fellowship, T. Williams Evans Fellowship Columbus, Ohio, Facial Cosmetics Surgery, 2008

Malay Mathur
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BDS, University of Rajasthan, Udaipur, India, Dental Surgery, 2007
MS, New York University, Biology, 2011
DDS, University of California, San Francisco, Dental Surgery, 2013
Other, New York University, Advanced Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, 2015

Howard May
Instructor of Dental Practice
University of California Berkeley, Social Science, 1971
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1976

Laurie McCullough
Instructor of Orthodontics
Diablo Valley College, 2005
University of Queensland, Australia, year-long undergraduate study abroad program, 2006
BS, University of California, Davis, biological sciences, 2007
DDS, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, dentistry, 2011
University of Florida, orthodontic internship, 2012
MSD, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, orthodontics, 2014

Eric Charles McMahon
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, UC Davis, Genetics, 2001
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2005
DDS, Harvard Dental, Specialty Certificate, 2007

Joseph A Meade
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, UC Davis, Neurophysiology, 2013
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dental Surgery, 2016

Arielle Miller
Instructor of Periodontics
Gavilan College, 2009
BS, Santa Clara University, Biology, 2012
Skyline/Canada College, 2013
BS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, 2015

Scott W. Milliken
Assistant Professor of Periodontics
BA, San Jose State University, Biology, 1984
DDS, University of Pacific, Surgery, 1987
MS, Northwestern University, Certificate in Periodontics, 1989

Matthew Milnes
Instructor of Biomedical Sciences
BS, California Lutheran University, Biology, 1997
MS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2000
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 2003

Anthony Mock
Instructor of Dental Practice
AB, U.C. Berkeley, Bacteriology, 1975
DDS, Case Western Reserve University Dental School, Denistry, 1980
Highland General Hospital, GPR, 1981

Audrey Mojica
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
DDS, Loma Linda University of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 2008
BA, California Polytechnic State University, Nutritional Science, 2012

Alicia Montell
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, Stanford University, Biological Sciences, 2000
DDS, University of California, San Francisco, Dentistry, 2005

Edith Mora
Instructor of Periodontics/Dental Hygiene
BS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 1998
MS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2000
DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dental Medicine, 2004

Simon P. Morris
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, Harvey Mudd College, 1993
DDS, University of the Pacific, 1996
University of Southern California, Certificate of Specialization, 1998

Jasmin Moschref
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California, Berkeley, Integrative Biology, 2004
DDS, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Denistry, 2008

Setareh Mozafari
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, Azad University, School of Dentistry, Dental, 2001
DDS, University of Southern California, School of Dentistry, Dental, 2005
University of Rochester, Eastman Dental Center, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2007

John Muller
Assistant Professor of Periodontics
BS, University of San Francisco, Biology, 1978
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1985

Yuko Christine Nakamura
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, Duke University Trinity College, Durham, NC, Major: Cell & Molecular Biology, Minor: Chemistry, 1999
DMD, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH, Doctor of Medical Dentistry, 2004
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, NY, Doctor of Medicine, 2007
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, General Surgery Internship, 2008
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Certificate, 2010

Maysa Namakian
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, California Polytechnic State, Mathematics, 2006
MS, California State University Northridge, Health Education, 2008

David Neal
Instructor of Dental Practice
A.T. Still University, Workforce Education and Development, 2006
DMD, A.T. Still University, Dentistry, 2010

Chris Nelson
Instructor of Dental Practice
Shasta State High School, 2002
BS, University of California, Davis, BiologicalSciences(Neurobiology,Psychology,Behav.), 2006
DDS, University of the Pacific, General Dentistry, 2009

John A Neves
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Georg-August Universitaet, Education Abroad Program, 1997
BS, University of California, Major: Biology Minors: German & Music, 1998
DMD, Nova Southeastern Universtity, Doctor of Dental Medicine, 2004
Nova Southeastern University/Miami Children's Hospital, Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, 2006

Elizabeth Newell
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Classics, 1998
Other, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, Master of Arts in Philosophy, 2000
Other, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA, Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene, 2013

Molly P. Newlon
Associate Professor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
UCSB, General Education, 1973
BA, UCLA, Fine Arts/Dance, 1975
MA, UCLA, Dance Therapy, 1977
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1982
GPR Cert., Veterans Administration Hospital, general practice residency, 1983

Josephine Ng
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of the Pacific, Biological Sciences, 2006
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2010

Scott Ngai
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of California, Berkeley, Molecular Cell Biology/Public Health, 2007
DDS, UoP School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2010
Other, University of California, Los Angeles, Pediatric Specialty, 2012

Tin Nguyen
Instructor of Dental Practice
N/A, Cal State University of Long Beach, Biology, 1991
N/A, El Camino College, Biology, 1995
BA, University of Colorado, Biology, 1997
DDS, Howard University, Dentistry, 2003

David Bruce Nielsen
Associate Professor of Dental Practice
AA, Glendale Community College, 1960
BA, Los Angeles State College, 1962
DDS, University of the Pacific, 1967
American Dental Association, 1980
MA, University of the Pacific, 1994

Ned Leonard Nix
Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of California, Davis, Agricultural and Managerial Economics, 1986
DDS, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1995
Certificate, General Practice Residency, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1996
Certificate, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, 2000
MA, University of the Pacific, Gladys Benerd School of Education, Dental Education, 2015

Edward Orson
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
AA, Miami, FL., Science, 1991
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1994
Progressive Ortho, Orthodontics, 2008

Noha H. Oushy
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, Ain Shams University, Dental Medicine and Surgery, 2005
MS, New Mexico State University, Public Health, 2010

Jacob Pai
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, Pacific Union College, Physical Science, 1986
Loma Linda University, Health Education: Community Health, 1990
DDS, UCSF, Dentistry, 1994
UCSF, Dental Public Health, 2003

Cheol-Ho Paik
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, Seoul National University, Dental College, Dentistry, 1983
PhD, Tsurumi University, Dental School, Orthodontics, 1990

Aditya Pandya
Instructor of Dental Practice
BSc, Arizona State University, Biology, 2009
DMD, A.T. Still University, Dental Public Health, 2014

Joshua Parfitt
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dhaval Patel
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BDS, Govt Dental College, India, Dental Studies, 2005
DDS, University of Buffalo, General Dentistry, 2009
University of Texas Health Science Center, Implants, bone augmentation, 2010
Other, University of Buffalo, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2014
Other, University at Buffalo, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2016

Malvika Patel
Instructor of Periodontics/Dental Hygiene
BS, University of North Carolina-Charlotte, Biology, 2013
BS, University of the Pacific, Dental Hygiene, 2016
MS, University of the Pacific, Dental Hygiene, 2017

Sheetal Patil
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
College of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, 1990
BDS, Govt. of Dental College & Hospital, Dentistry, 1996

Allan Pineda
Instructor of Dental Practice
Conventional and Implant Supported Complete Dentur,
DMD, Centro Escolar University, General Dentistry, 1985
DDS, University of Pacific, School of Dentistry, DDS, 2002
Other, Northern California Esthetics Seminar, 2006
Other, Dental Esthetics & Veneer Restorations, 2007

Thomas R. Pitts
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, Univeristy of the Pacific, 1965
MSD, Univeristy of Washington, 1970
Univeristy of Washington, Certificate, 1970

John M. Pobanz
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
Utah State University, Predental Studies,
Weber State University, Predental Studies,
DDS, University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, dental, 1996
MS, University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, orthodontics, 1998

Sridevi Ponnala
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, M.R. Ambedkar Dental College, Dental Surgery, 1997
DDS, University of California San Francisco, Dentistry, 2004

Jesse Punch
Instructor of Orthodontics
BSc, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Biology, 2009
DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, 2013
MSD, University of the Pacific, MS in dentistry, 2015

Sarah Rashid
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BDS, Kings College London, Dentistry, 1993
Royal College of Surgeons of England, Orthodontics & Pedriatric Dentistry, 1996
MSc, University of London, Orthodontics, 2001
Royal College of Surgeons of England, Orthodontics, 2002

Shikha Rathi
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BDS, D.Y. Patil College of Dentistry, general dentistry, 2004
D.Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, General Dentistry Internship, 2005
Preceptors, University of Texas HSC San Antonio, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, 2007
Certificat, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Oral and maxillofacial Radiology, 2010
MS, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, 2011

W. Ron Redmond
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
BA, U C Riverside, Zoology, 1962
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1966
MS, University of Southern California, Orthodontics, 1970

Emily Renk
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California, Los Angeles, Classical Civilizations, 2005
DDS, Ostrow School of Dentistry, USC, Dentistry, 2011
University of California, Los Angeles, General Practice Residency, Hospital Dentistry, 2012

Melinda M Reynard
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of Texas Austin, Psychology / Pre-Dental, 1979
MS, University of Arizona, Food Science and Nutrition, 1981
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentirsty, Dentistry, 1989

Michael R. Ricupito
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
BA, San Jose State University, Biological Science, Psychology minor, 1980
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1983
MS, University of California at Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Oral Biology, 1987
University of California at Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Certificate in Orthodontics, 1987

Straty S. Righellis
Associate Professor of Orthodontics
DDS, University of California, Los Angeles, 1971
MSD, University of California, Los Angeles, 1973

Boyd Edwin Robinson
Associate Professor of Dental Practice
BA, California State University, Chico, BA in Biology 1971; Graduate Studies 1971-1973, 1973
DDS, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1976
MD, Naval Dental School, Bethesda, MD, 1984
Other, Naval Dental School, National Naval Dental Center, Comprehensive Dentistry Residency, 1984
Other, George Washington University, Masters Degree, Higher Ed and Human Development, 1991

Charlene Rocha
Instructor of Orthodontics
AA, Chabot College, Hayward California, liberal arts, 2006
BS, University of California, San Diego, biology, 2008
DDS, University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, dentistry, 2012
MSD, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, orthodontics, 2014

Rowena Romero
Instructor of Dental Practice
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2015

Mauricio Ronderos
Assistant Professor of Periodontics
DDS, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Dentistry, 1992
University of Minnesota, Periodontics, 1999
MPH, University of Minnesota, Epidemiology, 1999
MS, University of Minnesota, Periodontics-Dentistry, 1999

Torrey Rothstein
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, Unversity of California, San Diego, Animal Physiology and Neuroscience, 2002
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dental Surgery, 2005

Debora Roubal
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
Whittier College, 1984
BA, University of California Santa Barbara, Aquatic Biology, 1987
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1994

Bert D. Rouleau
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of Vermont, Zoology, Botany, 1975
DMD, Tufts University, Dentistry, 1978
MS, Northwestern University, Pediatric Dentistry, 1980
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 1982

Bertrand Aaron Rouleau
Instructor of Orthodontics
Tufts University, 2003
Other, University of San Francisco, Biological Sciences, 2007
BA, University of San Diego, Psychology, 2007
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2011
University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 2013

Terry Rust
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, University of Oregon, 1962
DDS, St. Louis University Dental School, Dentistry, 1967
County Hospiral NY Intern, 1968
North Wellling Hospital, 1969
NYU Post Grad Oral Surgery, Oral Surgery, 1970

Rami Saah
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences, 1996
DDS, University of the Pacific, ArthurA. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2000

Roger W. Sachs
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BS, Parsons College, Biology, 1964
MS, Northeastern University, Physiology, 1966
DMD, Temple University, Dentistry, 1970
Beth Israel Hospital, OMFS, 1971
Lincoln Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 1974

Faezeh Sadeghi
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, Isfahan University, Iran, Zoology, 1992
College of San Mateo, Biology, 1997
BA, University of California San Francisco, Biology, 1999
DDS, University of California San Francisco, Denitistry, 2005

Jamie J Sahouria
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of the Pacific, Biological Sciences, 2001
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, 2004
University of the Pacific, Advanced Education - General Dentistry, 2005
MS, University of Texas Health Sciences Center - Houston, Pediatric Dentistry, 2007

Rinku S Saini
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences, 1999
MS, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Cell and Molecular Biology, 2000
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Certificate of Public Health, 2000
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, 2005
MPH, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Health Policy and Management, 2005
UCLA, General Practice Residency Program, 2006
Children's National Medical Center, 2009

Mahdi Salek
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, UCLA, Biological Sciences, 2005
DDS, University of Illinois at Chicago, General Dentistry, 2011

Ahmad B Salman


Ronald J Sani
Associate Professor of Dental Practice
BS, Santa Clara Univerisity, Biology, 1972
DDS, University of the Pacific, 1975
Valley Medical Center, 1976

Jack Saroyan
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California Berkeley, General Curriculum, 1958
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dental School, Dentist, 1962

Robert Savage
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of California Irvine, Biological Sciences, 1993
DDS, Northwestern University, Dentistry, 1997
Other, University of California San Francisco, Prosthodontics, 2006

Donald C. Schmitt
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BA, Unversity of California, Berkeley, Human Biodynamics, 1993
DDS, University of the Pacific, 1999
University of Southern California, Pediatric Dentistry, 2001
Miller Childrens Hospital, Long Beach, 2001

L. William Schmohl
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of California Berkeley, Business Admin, 1966
U.S. Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA, Externship, 1969
DDS, University of California San Francisco, Dentistry, 1970
MS, Case Western Reserve University, Orthodontics, 1974

Brian Sheppard
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, San Jose State University, Mechanical Engineering, 2004
DDS, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2010
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Advanced Education in General Dentistry, 2011

Benjamin R. Shimel
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
BA, Saint Mary's College of California, Integral Program of Liberal Arts, 2002
Other, California San Francisco State University, Biology, 2009
Other, Cal Berkeley Extension, Biology, 2010
UOP School of Dentistry/Highland Hospital, Externship, 2011
University of California, San Francisco, Externship, 2012
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2013

Kenneth Shimizu
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of California, Berkeley, Biology, 1980
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1985
MSD, University of the Pacific, Orthodontics, 1987

Elana Shlansky
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Cornell University, 2007
DDS, Columbia University, Dentistry - Public health, 2014
GPR, San Francisco VA Medical Center, General Practice, 2015

Cristiane Silva
Instructor of Dental Practice
Universidade de Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Cirurgia Dentista- Licenced Dentist in Brazil, 1998
DDS, Universidad de la Salle Bajio, Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico, Doctor of Dental Science, 2014

Jennifer Silvers
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, Univ. of Mary Mardin - Baylor, Cellular Biology, 2008
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2012

Ann Marie Silvestri
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
Other, Notre Dame des Victories High School, College Preparatory, 1968
BS, University of San Francisco, Biology/Psychology, 1972
DDS, University of the Pacific, General Dentistry, 1975
Cert, University Hospital School, The University of Iowa, Dental Course for patients with disabilities., 1979
MPA, Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, CA, Health Services Administration, 1999

Mark J. Singer
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of Michigan, 1966
MD, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Medicine, 1970
Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Internship-Surgery, 1971
Northwestern University McGraw Medical Center, Residency: Pathology, 1972
Northwestern University McGraw Medical Center, Residency: Surgery, 1973
Northwestern University McGraw Medical Center, Residency: Otolaryngology, 1976
Northwestern University McGraw Medical Center, Fellowship: Head and Neck Surgery, 1976

Richard Stephen Sobel
Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BA, Queens College, New York City, 1963
U.S. Public Health Service COSTEP Externship, Federal Medical Center, 1966
DDS, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1967
Harvard University, Pediatric Dentistry, 1979

Alireza Michael Sodeifi
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, 1997
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Intern, Oral Surgery, 1998
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Resident, General Surgery, 2001
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Resident, Oral Surgery, 2002
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Chief Resident, Oral Surgery, 2003
MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Dentistry, 2007

Norma Solarz
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California Berkeley, Botany, 1976
DDS, University of California San Francisco, Dentistry, 1980
University of California Berkeley, MPH Epidemiology, 1990

Sara Soleimani
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, University of Washington, Washington DC, Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations, 2003
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 2006

Joshua J. Solomon
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of the Pacific, BS Biology, 1998
DDS, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, 2001
University of Texas, Dental Branch at Houston, Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry, Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, 2003
MS, University of Texas, Dental Branch at Houston, Dept. of Oral Bio-Materials, Master of Science, 2003

Brett Sterling
Instructor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry,

Stanley R. Surabian
Associate Professor of Dental Practice
California State University, Fresno, 1965
DDS, University of Southern California, 1969
JD, San Joaquin College of Law, 1992

Kristina Svensson

BS, UC Berkeley, Chemistry, 2007
DDS, university of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2012
Other, Children's Hospital Wisconsin, Pediatric Dentistry, 2014

Yasamin Tarassoli
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
DDS, Shahid Beheshti School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2002
DMD, Tofts School of Dental Medicine, Dentistry, 2009

Ariane Terlet
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, UC Berkeley, 1980
DDS, University of the Pacific , 1986

Yogita B Thakur
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BDS, VYWS College & Hospital, General Dentistry, 1996
MSA, University of Iowa, Dental Public Health, 2002
MS, UCSF, Certificate Pediatric Detistry, 2010

Vikram Tiku
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BA, Dartmouth College, Biology, 2005
DDS, University of the Pacific, School of Denitstry, Dentistry, 2011
Other, USC, GPR, 2014
Other, UNLV, Pediatric Dentistry, 2014

Kenneth W. Tittle
Assistant Professor of Endodontics
BS, University of California, Santa Barbara, Biopsychology, 1985
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 1989
VA Medical Center at Long Beach, CA, 1990
MS, Loma Linda University, Endodontics, 1995

Thuy Tran
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of California Davis, BS Neurobialogy, Physiology & Behavior, 2007
DDS, UOP, Dental Surgery, 2011
UOP, Advanced Education in General Dentistery, 2012

Brigid W Trent
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BA, Marquette University, Physiology, Spanish, 2002
DDS, University of Illinois, Dentistry, 2006
DDS, VA Medical Center, SF, General Practice Residency, 2009
Childrens Memorial Hospital, Pediatric Dentistry, 2011

Amanda Tsoi
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Other, Ohlone College, Spanish, 2007
Other, The Umlora Institute, Italian, 2011
BS, UOP, BS Biology, 2011
DDS, UOP, Dentistry, 2014
Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center, Pediatric Dentistry, 2016

Scott P. Turner
Instructor of Biomedical Sciences
University of California, Berkeley,
A.B., Columbia University, Anthropology, 1994
M.A., University of California, Berkeley, Anthropology, 1997

Lauren Umetani
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, Cogswell College, Computer Video Imaging / Web Design, 2003
AS, Foothill College, Dental Hygiene, 2013

Jacqueline O Uy
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BA, Ateneo de Manila University, Psychology, 2007
DDS, University of the Pacific, Dentistry, 2016

Viviene L. Valdez
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, Ohio State University, Biological Sciences, Biology, 2003
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, 2007
St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, Pediatric Dental Residency, 2010

Bruce Valentine
Assistant Professor of Periodontics/Dental Hygiene
Modesto Junior College, Associates of Arts, 1964
University of California, Berkeley, 1965
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1969

Vincent Van
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of California, Irvine, Biological Science, 2006
DDS, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, 2011
Other, New York University College of Dentistry, Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry, 2013

Charles N Van Sicklen
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2009
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, DDS, 2014
Other, Medical College of Georgia, GPR Certificate, 2015

Willam Albert vanDyk
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California, Davis, Sociology, 1969
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 1973
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, Dental Internship, 1974

Robert Timothy Verceles
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, UC Davis, Genetics, 1989
DDS, UCSF, Dentistry, 1993

Katherine Vo
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of San Francisco, Biology with minor in Biochemistry, 2000
DDS, UCSF, General Dentistry, 2004

Adrian M. Vogt
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, University of Western Ontario, Pharmacology & Toxicology, 1988
DDS, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 1992
MSD, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Orthodontics, 1994
University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Certificate in Orthodontics, 1994

Shana Vohra
Instructor of Orthodontics
BS, University of the Pacific, Biological Sciences, 2011
cert, University of the Pacific, Invisalign Certification, 2013
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2014
MSD, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentsitry, Orthodontics, 2016

Giao Vu
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Walter Weber
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
University of Santa Clara, Economics, 1973
DDS, UOP, Dentistry, 1976
De Paul Hospital, General Practice, 1977
MA, Golden Gate University, Masters in business admin, Finance, 1988

Colin Wong
Professor of Dental Practice
BA, University of California, Berkeley, Microbiology, 1961
DDS, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, General Dentistry, 1965

Erika Woodson- McGee
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, University of California, Davis, Exercise Science - Physiology, 2001
DDS, Howard University of Dentistry, Dentistry, 2007
Other, Community Regional Medical Center, GPR, 2008

Eric C. Wu
Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
BS, Revelle College, University of California San Diego, Biochemistry/Cell Biology, 1995
DMD, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2000
University of California Los Angeles, Advanced Education in General Dentistry, 2001
Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, MBA Certificate program, 2004
University of Pittsburgh, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2005

Christian Yee
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
BS, University of the Pacific, Biology, 2006
Shasta Community Health Center, 2009
DDS, UCSF Dental School, Dentistry, 2010
Certi., University of Southern California, Pediatric Dentistry, 2012
USC/Children's Hospital Orange County, Pediatrics, 2012

Gilbert Yee
Instructor of Dental Practice
BA, UC Berkeley, Psychology, 1983
San Francisco State University, Post Baccalaureate Study, 1985
DDS, Pacific-Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dentistry, 1988

Robert Yee
Instructor of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences
BS, UCSD, Biology, 2007
DDS, USC School of Dentistry, DDS, 2011

Alaleh Zadmehr
Instructor of Dental Practice
BS, University of California Irvine, Biology, 2004
DDS, University of California, SF, Dentistry, 2008

Shatha Zahran
Instructor of Endodontics
BDS, King Abdulaziz University, Dentistry, 2012

Keivan Zoufan
Assistant Professor of Dental Practice
DDS, Tehran Azad University, Doctorate Dental Surgery, 1999
DDS, University of Southern California, Doctorate Dental Surgery, 2004
University of Southern California, Advanced Education in General Dentistry, 2005
MDS, University of Connecticut, Master Dental Sciences - Endodontics, 2010
University of Connecticut, Certificate in Endodontics - Board Eligible, 2010