M. Anthony Pogrel, MD, DDS

Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

Dr. M. Anthony Pogrel is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, specializing in head and neck pathologies, temporomandibular joint surgery, orthognathic surgery and the use of lasers in surgery. In addition to treating patients at UCSF Medical Center, he conducts research on new treatments for oral and maxillofacial conditions including problems with facial nerves and salivary gland tumors.

Pogrel earned a dental degree at Liverpool University in England and a medical degree at Aberdeen University in Scotland. He completed general surgery training in Great Britain and oral and maxillofacial surgery training in Great Britain, Holland and Miami, Fla. Pogrel joined the University of California, San Francisco in 1983, where he is a professor and chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with a joint appointment in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is licensed in dentistry and medicine in California and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the American College of Surgeons, and is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Clinics

Dental Implant Center
707 Parnassus Ave., Suite D-1201
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-1316
Fax: (415) 712-0617

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
707 Parnassus Ave., Suite D-1201
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-1316
Fax: (415) 712-0617

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10am – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor
Chair, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

More about M. Anthony Pogrel

Education

Liverpool University, England 1967
Aberdeen Scotland School of Medicine 1974

Residencies

Liverpool University, England, Dentistry 1969
Aberdeen University, Dentistry 1976
UCSF Medical Center, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery 1985

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Pogrel MA, Ruggiero SL. Previously successful dental implants can fail when patients commence anti-resorptive therapy-a case series. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Feb; 47(2):220-222.
  2. Pogrel MA. Nerve Damage From Bone Allografts and Xenografts-A Case Series. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Jul; 75(7):1351.e1-1351.e7.
  3. Pogrel MA. Coronectomy: Partial Odontectomy or Intentional Root Retention. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2015 Aug; 27(3):373-82.

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