UW School of Dentistry

John Yae

Education/Training Dr. Yae holds a bachelor of arts degree in Zoology (1983) from the University of Washington, and a Doctor of Dental Surgery (1987) from the University of Washington. Awards/Professional Service Dr. Yae has maintained a private practice in Lynnwood WA for over 33 years before joining the University of Washington School of Dentistry as…


Alan Sutton

Education and Training Dr. Sutton received his D.D.S. from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1985. He then joined the U.S. Air Force and completed three tours of duty before being accepted into the USAF Prosthodontics Residency Program in 1994. He completed his residency in 1997 and then his Fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics in 1998 at…


Rachel E Greene

Dr. Rachel Greene is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and the Clinical Director of the Service Learning Rotation Program. She has over ten years of experience in community-based dental education and has published on program development, assessment, outcomes, and sustainability. Dr. Greene is an affiliate faculty member of the UW…


Van Ramos

Education and Training Dr. Ramos received his D.D.S. from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston in 1985 and his certificate in the Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in 1994. He is a Diplomate of The American Board of Prosthodontics, a Fellow in the American College of Prosthodontists…


Susanne Kölare Jeffrey

Interests Saliva as a diagnostic fluid. Release of regulatory proteins into saliva during normal physiological conditions, as well as when glands are compromised and salivary gland secretion is affected. Methodology: Gel electrophoresis, western blotting, immunohistochemistry, fluorescence and confocal microscopy, in situ hybridization. Publications Zhang W, Efanov A, Yang S-N, Fried G, Kölare S, Brown H,…


Pollene Speed McIntyre

Education/Training Dr. Speed holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/chemistry (1973) from South Carolina State University, as well as a Master of Science degree in Fish Pathology (1976) and a Doctor of Dental Surgery (1980) both from the University of Washington. She received a certification from the American Dental Education Association’s Institute of Teaching…


Kavita Shor

Education/Training Dr. Shor holds a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree (1991) from Goa University in Goa, India.  She has also earned both a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics and a Master of Science degree in Prosthodontics from the University of Washington in 2001. Research Interests Dr. Shor’s research interests are in the area of Implant Dentistry…


Andy Marashi

Education/Training Dr. Marashi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology From Eastern Washington University (1989), a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Washington (2001). Dr. Marashi also completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program at Baylor college of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in 2002. Awards and Professional Service Dr….