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Daniel Ramos, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Co-director of the Oral Medicine Clinical Center

Dr. Daniel Ramos treats patients with a variety of soft tissue problems, including autoimmune conditions such as pemphigoid, pemphigus and lichen planus, and oral cancer. Ramos also works closely with Radiation Oncology to perform pre-radiation dental evaluations.

Clinics

Oral Medicine
521 Parnassus Ave., Suite C-646
San Francisco, CA 94143-0658
Phone: (415) 476-2045
Fax: (415) 514-2862

Hours: Monday to Friday
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed from noon to 1:30 p.m.)

More about Daniel Ramos

Education

UCSF School of Dentistry 1988
UCSF, Oral Medicine 1994

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Lim WH, Liu B, Cheng D, Hunter DJ, Zhong Z, Ramos DM, Williams BO, Sharpe PT, Bardet C, Mah SJ, Helms JA. Wnt signaling regulates pulp volume and dentin thickness. J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Apr; 29(4):892-901.
  2. Lee C, Lee C, Lee S, Siu A, Ramos DM. The Cytoplasmic Extension of the Integrin 6 Subunit Regulates Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition. Anticancer Res. 2014 Feb; 34(2):659-64.
  3. Siu A, Chang J, Lee C, Lee S, Lee C, Ramos DM. Expression of EMMPRIN modulates mediators of tumor invasion in oral squamous cell carcinoma. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2013 Nov; 41(11):831-8.
  4. Lee C, Siu A, Chang J, Dang D, Ramos DM. Alphavbeta3 suppresses the RhoA-LIMK1 pathway in K1735 melanoma. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2012 Dec; 40(12):921-7.
  5. Siu A, Lee C, Pham E, Ramos DM. Revisiting epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition through adenoid cystic carcinoma. Anticancer Res. 2012 Sep; 32(9):3683-8.
  6. Siu A, Lee C, Dang D, Lee C, Ramos DM. Stem cell markers as predictors of oral cancer invasion. Anticancer Res. 2012 Apr; 32(4):1163-6.
  7. Ramos DM, Dang D. EMMPRIN expression in oral SCC is regulated by FYN kinase. Anticancer Res. 2011 Apr; 31(4):1205-9.
  8. Lewin B, Siu A, Baker C, Dang D, Schnitt R, Eisapooran P, Ramos DM. Expression of Fyn kinase modulates EMT in oral cancer cells. Anticancer Res. 2010 Jul; 30(7):2591-6.
  9. Dang D, Sadler S, Ramos DM. Modulation of EGFR by oral squamous cell carcinoma cell lines. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2009 Dec; 37(12):869-74.
  10. Ramos D, Mills DS. Human directed aggression in Brazilian domestic cats: owner reported prevalence, contexts and risk factors. J Feline Med Surg. 2009 Oct; 11(10):835-41.
  11. Dang D, Ramos DM. Identification of {alpha}v{beta}6-positive stem cells in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Anticancer Res. 2009 Jun; 29(6):2043-9.
  12. Ramos DM, Dang D, Sadler S. The role of the integrin alpha v beta6 in regulating the epithelial to mesenchymal transition in oral cancer. Anticancer Res. 2009 Jan; 29(1):125-30.
  13. Dang D, Atakilit A, Ramos DM. EMMPRIN modulates migration and deposition of TN-C in oral squamous carcinoma. Anticancer Res. 2008 Jul-Aug; 28(4B):2049-54.
  14. Essayem S, Kovacic-Milivojevic B, Baumbusch C, McDonagh S, Dolganov G, Howerton K, Larocque N, Mauro T, Ramirez A, Ramos DM, Fisher SJ, Jorcano JL, Beggs HE, Reichardt LF, Ilic D. Hair cycle and wound healing in mice with a keratinocyte-restricted deletion of FAK. Oncogene. 2006 Feb 16; 25(7):1081-9.
  15. Dang D, Bamburg JR, Ramos DM. Alphavbeta3 integrin and cofilin modulate K1735 melanoma cell invasion. Exp Cell Res. 2006 Feb 15; 312(4):468-77.
  16. Mogi S, Dang D, Van Waes C, Ellis D, Atakilit A, Ramos DM. The expression of integrin alpha(v)beta6 promotes the epithelial cell morphology and suppresses invasive behavior in transformed oral keratinocytes. Anticancer Res. 2005 Mar-Apr; 25(2A):751-5.
  17. Westernoff TH, Jordan RC, Regezi JA, Ramos DM, Schmidt BL. Beta-6 Integrin, tenascin-C, and MMP-1 expression in salivary gland neoplasms. Oral Oncol. 2005 Feb; 41(2):170-4.
  18. Yang Y, Dang D, Mogi S, Ramos DM. Tenascin-C deposition requires beta3 integrin and Src. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2004 Sep 24; 322(3):935-42.
  19. Dang D, Yang Y, Li X, Atakilit A, Regezi J, Eisele D, Ellis D, Ramos DM. Matrix metalloproteinases and TGFbeta1 modulate oral tumor cell matrix. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2004 Apr 9; 316(3):937-42.
  20. Yang Y, Dang D, Atakilit A, Schmidt B, Regezi J, Li X, Eisele D, Ellis D, Ramos DM. Specific alpha v integrin receptors modulate K1735 murine melanoma cell behavior. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2003 Sep 5; 308(4):814-9.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.