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Fady Faddoul, Chair 216.368.3994 fady.faddoul@case.edu
Aurelio Alonso, Assistant Professor 216.368.2486 aurelio.alonso@case.edu
Hussein Assaf, Associate Professor 216.368.6759 hussein.assaf@case.edu
Alfredo Hernandez, Assistant Professor 216.368.0777 alfredo.hernandez@case.edu
Zinaida Kaleinikova, Assistant Professor 216.368.3565 zinaida.kaleinikova@case.edu
Sorin Teich, Associate Professor 216.368.6161 sorin.teich@case.edu
Janet Draganic, Administrator 216.368.0492 janet.draganic@case.edu
Marna Negrelli, RDH 216.368.0592 marna.negrelli@case.edu
Appointments 216.368.0592  


Meet the Faculty


Dr. Fady Faddoul

Dr. Fady Faddoul

Dr. Faddoul is Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Comprehensive Care, the Program Director for the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program, and Director of the Faculty Practice. He earned his DDS and MSD from Case Western Reserve University. His research interests include implant dentistry, crown and bridge, dentures, restorative dentistry, and cosmetic dentistry. He is a member of ADEA, the ADA, ODA, and GCDS and a Fellow of the International College of Dentists.


Dr. Aurelio Alonso

Dr. Aurelio Alonso

Dr. Alonso is Assistant Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care. He is Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain and Fellow of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain. He graduated from the University of Ribeirão Preto, School of Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil and earned his certificate in Prosthodontics from Sao Paulo State University, Araraquara, Brazil. His graduate training in Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) and Orofacial Pain was from the UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School and University of Minnesota. He also has a Fellowship in Oral Medicine, MS degree and PhD in Oral Biology from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Alonso has published several abstracts and peer-reviews publications in the Prosthodontic and Orofacial Pain fields. His faculty practice is limited to TMD, Orofacial Pain and Sleep Disorders.


Dr. Hussein Assaf

Dr. Hussein Assaf

Dr. Assaf is an Associate Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care and Assistant Director of the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program. He earned his DDS from Ohio State University and an MS from the University of Bordeaux in France. His teaching interests include esthetic dentistry, implants, and restorative dentistry.


Dr. Alfredo Hernandez

Dr. Alfredo Hernandez

Dr. Hernandez is an Assistant Porfessor in the Department of Comprehensive Care and maintains an intramural practice limited to cosmetics, fixed, removable, and implant prosthodontics. He is a graduate of Javeriana University College of Dentistry in Bogota, Colombia. Dr. Hernandez received his first training in Prosthodontics from the Nueva Granada Military University (CIEO) in Bogota, Colombia. Dr. Hernandez received his second training in Advanced Prosthodontics and Master of Science at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He is a member of several profesional organizations, including the Academy of Osseointegration, the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Dental Education Association, and the American Association for Dental Research. To schedule an appointment for your consultation with Dr. Hernandez, you may call the faculty practice at 216.368.0592 or send an e-mail to alfredo.hernandez@case.edu


Dr. Zinaida Kaleinikova

Dr. Zinaida Kaleinikova

Dr. Kaleinikova is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care. She received her dental degree from Kaunas Medical University and holds an MS degree from The Ohio State University. Following her graduation from dental school, she earned multiple specialty certificates, including General Practice Residency, Advanced Prosthodontic Specialty, and Implant Prosthodontic Fellowship. Dr. Kaleinikova is a specialist in implant prosthodontics as well as full mouth rehabilitation. Her vast experience makes her successful in more challenging dental cases. Her work includes, but is not limited to: crowns, bridges, removable and implant supported prosthesis, conventional and early loading hybrids, and smile makeovers. For your convenience, Dr. Kaleinikova speaks English, Russian, Lithuanian, Polish and Spanish. As a Prosthodontic specialist she will provide excellent care for any and all of your dental needs. Her motto is, “Dentistry is a form of art and the dentist is a designer of your beautiful smile.” To schedule an appointment for your consultation with Dr. Kaleinikova you can call 216.368.0592 or 216.368.3565 or send an e-mail to zinaida.kaleinikova@case.edu


Dr. Sorin Teich

Dr. Sorin Teich

Dr. Teich is an Associate Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care and Assistant Dean of Clinical Operations. He earned his DMD and Certificate in Prosthodontics at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel and an MBA from the International Executive MBA program at Northwestern University in Chicago / Tel Aviv University in Israel. His teaching interests include comprehensive care and treatment planning.


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