Academic Divisions

Faculty

Chair, Division of Periodontology
Professor
Professor-Clinical
Pre-doctoral Program Director
Emeritus Associate Professor
Assistant Professor-Research
Professor
Assistant Dean for Global Initiatives
Graduate Periodontics Program Director
Associate Dean, Advanced and Graduate Education
Professor
Assistant Professor-Clinical

Part-time

Dr. Fred Alger 
Clinical Assistant Professor 

DDS, The Ohio State University
MS (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology 

Dr. Lewis Claman 
Associate Professor Emeritus 

DDS, New York University
MS (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (GPR), Eastman Dental Center
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University 
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Timothy Coffelt 
Clinical Assistant Professor 
DDS, The Ohio State University
MS (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (GPR), Medical College of Toledo

Dr. Terry Daniel 
Clinical Assistant Professor

DMD, Nova Southeastern University
MS, University of Kentucky
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (GPR), Miami Valley Hospital 

Dr. Augusto Cesar Garcia-Aguirre
Clinical Assistant Professor

DMD, University of Puerto Rico - Dentistry
MS (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University

Dr. Rupa Hamal
Clinical Assistant Professor

DMD, University of Pennsylvania
MS, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MPH, The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. David Messick 
Clinical Assistant Professor

DDS, The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University 

Dr. Griselle Ortiz-Ramsey
Clinical Assistant Professor

DMD, University of Pennsylvania
MS, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MPH, The Ohio State University
PhD, The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology  

Dr. Shaun Rotenberg 
Clinical Assistant Professor 
DMD, Medical College of Georgia
MS (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Certificate (Periodontics), The Ohio State University
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Emeriti Faculty

Dr. Charles Solt, Professor Emeritus, 
DDS, Certificate (Periodontics), MS

Dr. George App, Professor Emeritus,
DDS, Certificate (Periodontics), MS

Adjunct Faculty 

Dr. Andrew Baker, DDS, MS
Captain, United States Air Force

Gary Coatoam, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Arthur Hefti, DDS, PhD

Dr. Pao-ying Lin, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Philip Monroe, PhD

Dr. Andreas Parashis, DDS, Dr Odont
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Andrea Pilloni, MD, DDS, MS

Dr. Michael Rethman, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Ralph Wilson, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology