Associate Professor, Clinical Dentistry 2001-Present
Director, Dental Anesthesiology Service
Director, CHAMP+ Dental Anesthesiology Section
Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Full-time, dual appointment (80% FTE)
Division I: Dental Public Health & Pediatric Dentistry
Division III: Endodontics, General Practice Residency, and Orthodontics
Currently providing both didactic and clinical anesthesiology instruction and services for
specialized patient populations needing advanced anesthesia and pain control for oral &
maxillofacial surgery, pediatric dentistry, and general dentistry. Additional duties include
providing operating room orientation to graduate post-doctoral residents, maintaining and
ordering controlled pharmaceuticals for various clinics, local anesthesia and inhalation
sedation instruction, allergy testing, and anesthesia consultation for various clinic patients.
Current Chair of the Formulary & Anesthesia Working Group (FAWG) and participant in
various other administrative committees.