Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Faculty Directory

O. Ross Beirne

O. Ross Beirne, DMD, PhD

Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Academic Contact: 206.543.7722

slsb@uw.edu

Research Interests

Maxillary sinus augmentation. Anesthesia- protocol for outpatient oral and maxillofacial surgery. Evidenced-based clinical decision making

Dale S. Bloomquist

Dale S. Bloomquist, DDS, MS

Associate Professor Emeritus, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.543.7722

daleb@uw.edu

Research Interests

Mandibular prognathic surgery issues, bone grafting and maxillary inter-dental osteotomy studies

Andrea Burke

Andrea Burke, DMD, MD

Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Academic: 206.543.7722
Clinical Contact: Harborview Medical Center. 206.744.3224

abburke@uw.edu

Research Interests

Pathophysiology of skeletal diseases, such as fibro-osseous and giant cell lesions, osteonecrosis of the jaws and odontogenic tumors.  Molecular and genetic understanding of benign craniofacial fibro-osseous lesions.  Fibrous Dysplasia/McCune-Albright Syndrome Patient Registry.

Jasjit K. Dillon

Jasjit K. Dillon, MBBS, DDS, FDSRCS, FACS

Professor
Chief of Service & Program Director
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Washington
Harborview Medical Center

206.744.3189

dillonj5@uw.edu

Research Interests

Clinic complications. Outcomes in oral cancer surgery patients. Critical care patients. Evidence based clinical practice, Medication associated osteonecrosis of the jaws. Oral cancer research.

Thomas Benton Dodson

Thomas Benton Dodson, DMD, MPH

Professor & Chair, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.543.7722

tbdodson@uw.edu

Research Interests

Orthognathic surgery, maxillofacial trauma, pathology, dentoalveolar and maxillofacial reconstructive surgery

Mark A. Egbert

Mark A. Egbert, DDS

Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.987.2243

egbert@uw.edu

Research Interests

Biological basis of facial growth and development, the management of cleft lip and palate, applications of distraction osteogenesis in the correction of facial anomalies and the treatment of pediatric oral and maxillofacial pathology.

John Richard Evans

John Richard Evans, DDS

Director, Advanced General Dentistry
Clinical Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Associate Director, RIDE

206.543.7722

drjohn@uw.edu

Research Interests

Learning styles as they apply to clinical teaching. Efficacy of informed consent procedures. Problem-based learning. Metacognition of clinical problem solving. Evidence-based clinical care.

Melanie S. Lang

Melanie S. Lang, DDS, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Academic: 206.543.7722
Clinical Contact: Northwest Center for Oral and Facial Surgery

melslang@uw.edu

Dolphine Oda

Dolphine Oda, BDS, MSc

Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.543.4440

doda@uw.edu

Research Interests

Oral cancer molecular and genetic alterations and treatment. Tobacco carcinogenesis and antioxidant role in prevention of oral carcinogenesis in vitro tissue engineering

Ryan O’Connor

Ryan O’Connor, DDS

GPR Program Director
Clinical Instructor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.543.7722

snocon@uw.edu

Research Interests

Oral and Parenteral Sedation. Pediatric Dentistry and Adrenal Disease.

Philip Worthington

Philip Worthington, MD, BDS, FDSRCS

Professor Emeritus, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

206.543.7722

worthp@uw.edu