Antonia Teruel

Antonia Teruel

Contact

412-383-1065
3501 Terrace St, 3194 Salk Annex
Administrative Assistant
Erin King

emk74@pitt.edu

DDS, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor

Biography

Dr. Antonia Teruel currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Between August 2008 and June 2015, Dr. Teruel served full-time as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Dentistry in the Division of Periodontology, Diagnostic Sciences and Dental Hygiene at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California (USC). She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain. While at USC, she served as a member and class evaluator in the Student Professional Performance Evaluation Committee, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC since 2013.

Dr. Teruel earned her dental degree in 2001, followed by a master’s degree in 2003 and a PhD in 2006, both in Oral Biology with focus on Tumor Immunology, from the University of California, Los Angeles. She completed residencies in the specialties of Oral Medicine and Orofacial Pain, both in 2008.

Dr. Teruel has published several original articles, reviews, and book chapters in her areas of clinical expertise. Dr.Teruel serves on the Editorial Board of Revista Odontologica Mexicana. She is a certified evidence reviewer for the Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry since 2012.

Education

Universidade Federal Minas Gerais, Brazil, DDS, 2001
University of California, Los Angeles, MS, 2003
University of California, Los Angeles, PhD, 2006
University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, Certificate in Orofacial Pain, 2008
University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, Certificate in Oral Medicine, 2008

Resources

Clinical Department

Diagnostic Sciences

Academic Department

Diagnostic Sciences