Last Name

Hussam Batal, DMD

TitleClinial Associate Professor
InstitutionBoston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
DepartmentOral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Address100 E. Newton St Goldman SDM
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-4350
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-3608-4870
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InstitutionVA Boston Healthcare System

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InstitutionBoston Medical Center

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Dr. Batal is an Assistant Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He graduated with a dental degree from Damascus University, Syria, and then completed his DMD training through the Advanced Standing program at GSDM. He is a 2003 graduate of the Boston University oral and maxillofacial surgery training program . Dr. Batal joined the full-time faculty in 2003 when he was appointed Clinical Director of the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery outpatient clinic at BMC. He has also held the position of Director of the one-year Pre-Residency Internship program from 2004–2011 and currently holds administrative appointments as Director of Clinical Services and Quality Assurance. Dr. Batal’s interests include surgical management of facial trauma, hard and soft-tissue implant surgery, and treatment of odontogenic cysts and tumors. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Batal is extensively published in dental literature and is involved in clinical research extensively in the field of implant surgery. He continues to give numerous continuing education courses in the filed of advanced implantology.

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  1. Batal H, Yavari A, Mehra P. Soft tissue surgery for implants. Dent Clin North Am. 2015 Apr; 59(2):471-91. PMID: 25835804.
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  2. Snider TN, Cottrell D, Batal H. Summary of current consensus on the effect of smoking on implant therapy. J Mass Dent Soc. 2011; 59(4):20-2. PMID: 21446616.
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  3. Batal HS, Cottrell DA. Alveolar distraction osteogenesis for implant site development. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2004 Feb; 16(1):91-109, vii. PMID: 18088715.
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  4. Batal H, Chou LL, Cottrell DA. Sarcoidosis: medical and dental implications. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 1999 Oct; 88(4):386-90. PMID: 10519742.
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