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M. Anthony Pogrel


Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

About me

Dr. M. Anthony Pogrel is an oral and maxillofacial (jaw and face) surgeon. He specializes in head and neck conditions, temporomandibular joint surgery, orthognathic surgery (jaw correction) and surgical use of lasers.

Pogrel conducts research on new treatments for oral and maxillofacial conditions, including salivary gland tumors and problems with facial nerves.

Pogrel earned his doctor of dental surgery degree at the University of Liverpool in England and his medical degree at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. He completed general surgery training in Great Britain, followed by oral and maxillofacial surgery training in Great Britain, the Netherlands and the United States.

Pogrel joined UCSF in 1983. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and American College of Surgeons.

  • Education

    University of Liverpool School of Dentistry, 1967

    University of Aberdeen School of Medicine, 1974

  • Residencies

    University of Liverpool, Dentistry, 1969

    University of Aberdeen, Dentistry, 1976

    UCSF, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1993

  • Board Certifications

    Oral/Max. Surgery, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Academic Title


Dental Implant Center

707 Parnassus Ave., Suite D-1201
San Francisco, CA 94143

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic

707 Parnassus Ave., Suite D-1201
San Francisco, CA 94143

Selected research