Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry: Contact

Patients may contact the scheduling office at the School of Dental Medicine, 412-648-8616, to arrange for an initial screening appointment.  Or you may call 412-648-8595 directly for screening appointments with the periodontal residents.

Potential residents should access the School of Dental Medicine website for application information. The Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry refers potential applicants to the following link: Peridontics Residency Program.

Applications to the residency program are accepted through PASS or the self-managed application through the Office of Residency Education (412-648-8406).  The department maintains a yearly cut-off date of August 15.


           Pouran Famili, DMD, MPH, PhD

           Professor and Chair

           Department of Periodontics/Preventive Dentistry

           University of Pittsburgh
           School of Dental Medicine

           B94 Salk Hall
           3501 Terrace Street
           Pittsburgh, PA 15261