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Lee D. Pollan, D.M.D., M.S.

Dentistry

Clinical Interests

Oral & Maxillofacial

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-7314

Administrative: (585) 275-9004

Fax: (585) 276-1883

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Biography

Lee D Pollan, D.M.D., M.S. is a 1971 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. He is a graduate of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Georgetown University Medical Center and earned a Masters of Science degree from Georgetown University in 1974.

He currently practices the contemporary scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Rochester New York. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, and the Eastman Institute for Oral Health. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Pollan has served as the Residency Program Director at the University of Rochester, and he currently serves as the Interim Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr Pollan has lectured on local, state, national, and international programs. His areas of interest include anesthesia issues, TMD management, orthognathic surgery, chronic obstructive sleep apnea and dento-alveolar surgery.

Dr. Pollan has served on the Board of Trustees of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). He was elected President of the AAOMS in 2007-2008. He currently serves as the Treasurer of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation. Dr. Pollan also has been appointed to the Examination Committee of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He recently has been appointed American Dental Association liaison to the American

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Education

1968
BS | Univ of Pittsburgh
Biology

1971
DMD | Univ of Pittsburgh
Dentistry

1974
MS | Georgetown University

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1971 - 06/30/1972
Internship in General Dentistry Residency at District of Columbia General Hospital

07/01/1972 - 06/30/1974
Residency in General Dentistry Residency at Georgetown University Medical Center

Awards

2007
Award of Merit
Sponsor: Seventh District Dental society
Location: Rochester, New York

2005
Distinguished Service Award
Sponsor: Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity
Location: Rochester, New York

2000 - Present
Fellow, American College of Dentists

1999
Excellence in Teaching, Eastman Department of Dentistry

1996 - Present
Fellow, International College of Dentists

1971 - Present
Omicron Kappa Upsilon

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Publications

Journal Articles

11/2013
Hansen D, Pollan LD, Fernando H. "Fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis: a complication of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis." Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.. 2013 Nov 0; 71(11):1880-5. Epub 2013 Jul 17.

9/2013
Fernando HR, Pollan LD, Zhou Z. "Floor of mouth mass." Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology.. 2013 Sep 0; 116(3):270-4. Epub 2012 Aug 17.

4/2008
Pollan LD, Pogrel MA. "Long-term outcome of retained third molars is unknown." American journal of public health.. 2008 Apr 0; 98(4):580-1; author reply 582. Epub 2008 Feb 28.

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Professionalism and Ethics
Book Title: Fonseca: Textbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Author List: Lee D Pollan, DMD, MS
Published By: Elsivier2014

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