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|Stanley Hirsch, Associate Professorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Michael Landers, Associate Professoremail@example.com|
|Sarah Fitzpatrick, Adjunct Assistant Professorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jean Iannadrea, Assistant Professoremail@example.com|
|David Weidenthal, Senior Instructorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Carol Samuels, Department Secretaryemail@example.com|
|Sue Opsitnick, Radiology Technicianfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Lisa Wolf, Clinical Manager/Dept. Coordinatoremail@example.com|
|Oral Pathology Lab||216.368.4260|
Dr. Pinto is Chairman and Associate Professor of Oral Medicine in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences. He is also an attending physician in the Department of Surgery, Divisions of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Pediatric Dentistry at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital. He received his DMD, MPH, certificate in Clinical Research, and certificate in Oral Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine and School of Medicine. Dr. Pinto is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine and holds an FDS from the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). His clinical interests are the management of oral mucosal disease, oral oncology, orofacial pain, temporomandibular disorders, and pediatric oral medicine. He has been funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, HRSA, and is a co-investigator in several NIH and industry funded trials.
Dr. Stanley A. Hirsch is Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Director of the Case Western Dental Clinic Laboratory, and member of the medical staffs of the University Hospitals Case Medical Center and the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Administration Medical Center. He received a DDS from Case Western Reserve University and an MS in pathology from Indiana University. Dr. Hirsch is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, a Fellow in the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and maintains an independent oral pathology laboratory practice where he is the Director of the Oral Pathology Associates Laboratory at the University Hospitals Case Medical Center, UHDA Dermatopathogy Laboratory. He has more than 40 years of practice, teaching, and research experience. His special research interests are related to biomarkers in premalignant and malignant oral disease, in collaboration with the Department of Biological Sciences at the School of Dental Medicine.
Prior to beginning his dental education at the Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry in 1972, Dr. Landers completed his graduate studies at The Ohio State University in Human Performance Physiology, leading to a Master of Arts degree. His graduate research was focused on muscle metabolism in relationship to myoglobin and aerobic capacity. During this time he was also involved in research directed at the determining the causes of anterior horn cell diseases in the department of Neurology at the Ohio State University Hospitals. After arriving at CWRU, he continued teaching while simultaneously pursuing a dental degree, which was conferred in 1976. He continued to teach and practice dentistry from 1976 to 2006 and has taught basic life sciences and clinical science for more than forty years. He has published and presented in the areas of anatomical relationships of head and neck anatomy in the practice of dentistry, as well as the use of virtual reality simulation in the education of students of dentistry.
Dr. Sarah Fitzpatrick is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. She holds appointments at the University of Florida School of Dentistry, the VA Medical Center in Ann Arbor Michigan, the VA Medical Center in Orlando Florida, and the University of Central Florida School of Medicine. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and a Fellow of both the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and the American Academy of Oral Medicine. She received her post-graduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at the University of Florida College of Dentistry in Gainesville and her DDS degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor. She is a consultant to the Oral Pathology Associates Laboratory at the University Hospitals Case Medical Center. Her research interests include gingival squamous cell carcinoma and the relationship between oral lichenoid lesions and squamous cell carcinoma.
Dr. Jean Iannadrea is Assistant Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care (primary appointment) and Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences. She received a BS from John Carroll University, a MS from The Ohio State University, and a DDS from Case Western Reserve University. She is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), American Institute of Forensic Odontology (AIFO), and American Dental Education Association (ADEA). In addition to her dual appointment at CWRU School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Iannadrea is a Clinical Instructor at the Lakeland Community College Department of Dental Hygiene, a Clinical Consultant for the Commission on Dental Testing in Ohio, and a Mock Board Guest Examiner at The Ohio State University School of Dentistry. Her teaching interests include Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations, Evidence Based Dentistry, Simulations and CEREC.