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Dr. Sarah Fitzpatrick

Dr. Sarah Fitzpatrick

Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Pathology 216-368-0853 (o)


D.D.S., the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI
Post-graduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL

Research Interests

Gingival squamous cell carcinoma and the relationship between oral lichenoid lesions and squamous cell carcinoma

Academic and Professional Activities

Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Fellow, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Fellow, American Academy of Oral Medicine

Fitzpatrick SG., Neuman AN, Cohen DM, Bhattacharyya I. The clinical and histologic presentation of gingival squamous cell carcinoma: a study of 519 cases. Oral Pathology Oral Medicine Oral Surgery Oral Radiology. In Press.

Fitzpatrick SG., Al-Quran SZ, Fetner A, Cohen DC, Kuklani R, Bhattacharyya I. Mantle cell lymphoma of the hard palate: a series of 4 cases. Oral Surgery. 2012;5:76-83.

Fitzpatrick SG., Stavropolous MF, Bowers LM, Neuman AN, Hinkson DW, Green JG, Bhattacharyya I, Cohen DC. Bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis in 3 osteoporotic patients with history of oral bisphosphonate use and treatment with once yearly zoledronic acid infusions. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2012;70(2):325-30.

Fitzpatrick SG., Katz J. The association between periodontal disease and cancer: a review of the literature. Journal of Dentistry 2010;38:83-95.

Fitzpatrick SG., Gordon SC. Benign non-neoplastic lesions of the head and neck. In: Head & Neck Cancer: Current Perspectives, Advances, and Challenges. James Radosevich ed. New York: Springer Scientific. In Press.