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Leena Palomo

Leena Palomo

Associate Professor, Periodontics and Director, DMD periodontics.

leena.palomo@case.edu 216.368.6300 (o)

Education

She earned her undergraduate as well as DDS and MSD degrees from Case Western Reserve University in 1996 and 2004 respectively.

Research Summary

Her research focuses on the link between periodontal and systemic health in post-menopausal women: from periodontal disease risks, and treatment to diagnostic imaging.  She has served as a consultant for FDA clinical trials; lectures nationally and internationally and has published over 50 articles, abstracts and chapters in multidisciplinary professional journals.

Research Keywords

Postmenopause, perio-systemic