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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 BDS, MSD, MPH, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Program Director of Orofacial Pain and TMJ Disorders 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 | Liquate University of Medical and Health Sciences

MS | Rutgers School of Dental Medicine

MPH | Rutgers School of Dental Medicine

MS | University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

PhD | Rutgers School of Dental Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

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


Excellence in Research Award
Sponsor: New Jersey Dental Foundation
Location: New Jersey, USA


Journal Articles

Junad K, Ruchika S, Moin A, Mythili K. "Duloxetine for the management of sensory and taste alterations, following iatrogenic damage of the lingual and chorda tympani nerve." Scandinavian journal of pain. 2020 Sep 18; Epub 2020 Sep 18.

Kalladka M, Alhasan H, Morubagal N, Noma N, Khan J. "Orofacial complex regional pain syndrome." Journal of oral science.. 2020 Sep 9; Epub 2020 Sep 09.

Korczeniewska OA, Khan J, Eliav E, Benoliel R. "Molecular Mechanisms of Painful Traumatic Trigeminal Neuropathy - Evidence from Animal Research and Clinical Correlates." Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology.. 2020 Jun 18; Epub 2020 Jun 18.

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