CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSPUBLICATIONSEli Eliav, D.M.D., Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 275-5018Administrative: (585) 275-2917Office: (585) 275-5688Fax: (585) 256-3154A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsResearch LabsVisit Lab WebsiteLocations625 Elmwood Ave1st FloorRochester, NY 14620Faculty AppointmentsProfessor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) Chair - Department of Dentistry (SMD) Director - Department of Eastman Institute for Oral Health (URMC) Vice President for Oral Health - Office of VP for Health Sciences (URMC) Vice Dean for Oral Health - Dean's Office M&D - Administration (SMD) Patient Care SettingDentistryBiographyProfessional BackgroundDr. 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 – 2013CredentialsEducation1991DMD | Hadassah Medical School (Israel)Post-doctoral Training & Residency09/30/1995 - 09/01/1997Fellowship at NIH Surgery Branch-Surgical Oncology Fellowship09/01/1991 - 08/31/1995Residency at Hadassah Hospital-Jerusalem (Israel)PublicationsJournal Articles8/1/2022Huang Q, Rasubala L, Gracely RH, Khan J, Eliav E, Ren Y. "Comparison of Analgesic Prescriptions for Dental Pain and Patient Pain Outcomes Before vs After an Opioid Reduction Initiative." JAMA network open.. 2022 Aug 1; 5(8):e2227219. Epub 2022 Aug 01. 1/2022Ozasa K, Noma N, Young A, Korczeniewska OA, Eliav E, Imamura Y. "Potential differences in somatosensory function during premenopause and early and late postmenopause in patients with burning mouth syndrome: An observational case-control study." Journal of dental sciences.. 2022 Jan; 17(1):399-406. Epub 2021 Sep 02. 2022Ozasa K, Noma N, Kobayashi M, Takizawa K, Young A, Eliav E, Imamura Y. "Association Between Anxiety and Descending Pain Modulation of Thermal Stimuli in Patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome: A Cross-Sectional Study." Journal of oral & facial pain and headache.. 2022 36(1):67-77. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Eli Eliav, D.M.D., Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Eli Eliav, D.M.D., Ph.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.