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Eli Eliav, D.M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-5018

Administrative: (585) 275-2917

Office: (585) 275-5688

Fax: (585) 256-3154

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Research Labs

Faculty Appointments

  • Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD)
  • Chair - Department of Dentistry (SMD)
  • Vice Dean for Oral Health - Department of Dean's Office M&D - Administration (SMD)
  • Director - Department of Eastman Institute for Oral Health (URMC)
  • Vice President for Oral Health - Department of Office of VP for Health Sciences (URMC)

Patient Care Setting

Dentistry

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Eli Eliav joined the University of Rochester Medical Center in 2013, when he was appointed Director of Eastman Institute for Oral Health and Vice Dean for Oral Health within the School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Previously, Dr. Eliav served as Director of the Center for Temporomandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain and as Chair, Dept. of Diagnostic Sciences at UMDNJ - New Jersey Dental School. He was also the University's Carmel Endowed Chair in Algesiology since 2004.

Dr. Eliav's current research projects involve orofacial pain, quantitative sensory testing, neuropathic pain, pain modulation and the role of inflammation in neuropathic pain.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Department of Oral Medicine
Faculty of Dental Medicine Hebrew University, Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
Instructor
1994

Department of Oral Medicine
Faculty of Dental Medicine Hebrew University, Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
Lecturer
1999

Department of Oral Medicine
Faculty of Dental Medicine Hebrew University, Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
Senior Lecturer
2003

Department of Diagnostic Sciences
UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Associate Professor
2004

Department of Diagnostic Sciences
UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Professor (with tenure)
2007

University of Rochester
Professor (with tenure)
2013


HOSPITAL / CLINICAL APPOINTMENTS:
Department of Oral Medicine
Hadassah Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Head Sensory Changes and Orofacial Pain Clinic
1997 – 2004

Department of Oral Medicine
Hadassah Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Director, Medically Complex Patients Clinic
2001 – 2004


Department of Diagnostic Sciences
UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Director, Division of Orofacial Pain
2005 – 2013


Department of Diagnostic Sciences
UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Carmel Endowed Chair in Algesiology
2004 – 2013

Department of Diagnostic Sciences
UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Chairman Department of Diagnostic Sciences
2009 – 2013t

UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School
Director, 2011 – 2013

Credentials

Education

1991
DMD | The Hebrew University-Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/30/1995 - 09/01/1997
Fellowship in at National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center

09/01/1992 - 08/31/1995
Residency in Oral Surgery at Faculty of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

09/01/1991 - 08/31/1992
Internship in Oral Surgery at Faculty of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Publications

Journal Articles

12/31/2020
Ren Y, Huang Q, Marzouk T, Richard R, Pembroke K, Martone P, Venner T, Malmstrom H, Eliav E. "Effects of mechanical ventilation and portable air cleaner on aerosol removal from dental treatment rooms." Journal of dentistry.. 2020 Dec 31; :103576. Epub 2020 Dec 31.

11/23/2020
Wang L, Ren J, Fiscella KA, Bullock S, Sanders MR, Loomis EL, Eliav E, Mendoza M, Cacciato R, Thomas M, Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT, Billings RJ, Xiao J. "Interprofessional collaboration and smartphone use as promising strategies to improve prenatal oral health care utilization among US underserved women: results from a qualitative study." BMC oral health. 2020 Nov 23; 20(1):333. Epub 2020 Nov 23.

7/18/2020
Ren Y, Feng C, Rasubala L, Malmstrom H, Eliav E. "Risk for dental healthcare professionals during the COVID-19 global pandemic: an evidence-based assessment." Journal of dentistry.. 2020 Jul 18; :103434. Epub 2020 Jul 18.

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