Faculty

Our leadership and faculty bring many years of clinical experience, academia, and backgrounds in all recognized dental specialties, into the classroom. They're dedicated to providing our students with the best educational experience and our patients with the highest quality dental care.


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Jon Ackerman, DDS

Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Salomon Amar, DDS, PhD

Provost for Biomedical Research
Professor of Dental Medicine

Allison Baylis, DDS

Course Director of Clinical Growth and Development
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Rebecca Block, DDS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Raphael Y. Csillag, DDS

Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Susan Disenso-Browne, DDS

Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Golda Erdfarb, DDS

Assistant Course Director Dental Anatomy and Occlusion
Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Edward Farkas, DDS

Vice Dean and Chairman of Dentistry
Professor of Dental Medicine
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Larry Farkas, DMD

Assistant Director of Preclinical Dentistry
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Howard Fine, DMD

Director of Orthodontics
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Stanley Freeman, DDS

Director of Preclinical Dentistry
Professor of Dental Medicine
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Isabel Garcia, DDS

Clinic Practice Leader
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Bert Goldfinger, DDS

Director of Clinics
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Jay Goldsmith, DMD, FACD

Dean Emeritus
Professor of Dental Medicine
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Barbara Greenberg, PhD

Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Community Health
Professor of Epidemiology
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Alexander Hall, DMD

Assistant Director of Removable Prosthodontics
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
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Howard Israel, DDS

Director of Orofacial Pain
Clinical Professor of Dental Medicine
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Alan Jurim, DDS

Director of Digital Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Barbara Jurim, DDS

Assistant Director of Digital Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
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Ekaterina Krasilnikova, RDH

Director of Clinical Systems
Course Director of Initial Perio Treatment/EHR