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Junad Khan, B.D.S., M.S.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.

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Appointment: (585) 341-7316

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Professional Background

Junad Khan Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at Eastman Institute for Oral Health. Khan's clinical focus is in the area of Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorders. Khan serves on various University and National committees and is involved in funding for industry research and service grants. Khan is actively engaged in both clinical and basic science research. His areas of research include neuropathic pain, pain modulation, drug development, pharmacotherapy, acute and chronic orofacial pain.



BDS | Pakistan-Liaquat Med Coll

MPH | University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School
Public Health

MSD | University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School

PhD | Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark Campus
Biomedical Sciences

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/06/2006 - 06/07/2007
Fellowship in Orofacial Pain at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine


Journal Articles

Khan J, Zusman T, Wang Q, Eliav E. "Acute and Chronic Pain in Orofacial Trauma Patients." Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology.. 2019 May 24; Epub 2019 May 24.

BinShabaib M, ALHarthi SS, Akram Z, Khan J, Rahman I, Romanos GE, Javed F. "Clinical periodontal status and gingival crevicular fluid cytokine profile among cigarette-smokers, electronic-cigarette users and never-smokers." Archives of oral biology.. 2019 May 3; 102:212-217. Epub 2019 May 03.

Khan J, Puchimada B, Kadouri D, Zusman T, Javed F, Eliav E. "The anti-nociceptive effects of Porphyromonas gingivalis lipopolysaccharide." Archives of oral biology.. 2019 Apr 30; 102:193-198. Epub 2019 Apr 30.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Post-traumatic Trigeminal Neuropathy
Book Title: Clinical Cases in Orofacial Pain
Author List: Sowmya Ananthan, Junad Khan, Vincent B Ziccardi and Rafael Benoliel
Edited By: Malin Ernberg, Per Alstergren
Published By: Wiley-Blackwell 2017

Chapter Title: Orofacial Pain
Book Title: Burkets Oral Medicine
Author List: Rafael Benoliel, BDS, LDS RCS Eng; Sowmya Ananthan, BDS, DMD, MSD; Julyana Gomes Zagury, DMD, MSD; Junad Khan, BDS, MPH, PhD.; Eli Eliav, DMD, MSc, PhD.
Edited By: Michael Glick
Published By: PMPH-USA 2015

Chapter Title: Neuropathic Orofacial Pain, Mechanisms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Book Title: Refresher Course, International Association for the Study of Pain
Author List: Khan J, Lieu W, Eliav E, Neuropathic Orofacial Pain, Mechanisms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Published By: IASP 2014