Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

What is Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology?

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology is the dental specialty that deals with the nature, identification, and management of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial area.

It is a science that investigates the causes, processes and effects of these diseases. The practice of oral pathology includes research and diagnosis of diseases using clinical, radiographic, microscopic, biochemical or other examinations.

The graduate will receive a residency certificate upon graduation, along with a Masters in Oral Biology degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.

Staff Pathologists

  Bradley E. Jones, CDR, DC, USN
   Chairman and Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

  James T. Castle, CAPT, DC, USA
   Staff Pathologist

  Joanna Linovitz
   Office Assistant


Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Building 1 Floor 4
Main: (301) 295-0404
DSN: 295-0404
Fax:(301) 295-1216