Andrew Salama, MD, DDS
Assistant Professor
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

DDS, University of Maryland
MD, University of Maryland

Dr. Salama obtained his DDS and MD degrees from the University of Maryland School of Dental Medicine and School of Medicine respectively. He completed his OMFS training at the University of Maryland in 2005, and joined the faculty at the University of Maryland Medical Center following the completion of a Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Oncology and Reconstruction in 2007. His primary clinical interests include treatment of head and neck malignancies and tumors, microvascular reconstruction and surgical management of craniofacial trauma.

He has a commitment to teaching on many levels and is the current residency program director at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. His current clinical research involves evaluating bone healing following reconstruction of the mandible with microvascular free tissue transfer and SEER based outcomes for head and neck cancer. He has published extensively in the peer-reviewed literature and has written several textbook chapters. He has traveled nationally and internationally to present abstracts and research.

Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

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  1. Shapiro MC, Rao SR, Dean J, Salama AR. What a Shame: Increased Rates of OMS Resident Burnout May Be Related to the Frequency of Shamed Events During Training. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Mar; 75(3):449-457. PMID: 27669370; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2016.08.040;.
  2. Shapiro M, Salama AR. Response to "Predictors of mortality, hospital utilization, and the role of race in outcomes in head and neck trauma - a commentary". Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2016 Aug; 122(2):258-9. PMID: 27422426; DOI: 10.1016/j.oooo.2016.05.010;.
  3. Shah BA, Qureshi MM, Jalisi S, Grillone G, Salama A, Cooley T, Zaner K, Sakai O, Truong MT. Analysis of decision making at a multidisciplinary head and neck tumor board incorporating evidence-based National Cancer Comprehensive Network (NCCN) guidelines. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2016 Jul-Aug; 6(4):248-54.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26777060; DOI: 10.1016/j.prro.2015.11.006;.
  4. Jesin M, Rashewsky S, Shapiro M, Tobler W, Agarwal S, Burke P, Salama A. Predictors of mortality, hospital utilization, and the role of race in outcomes in head and neck trauma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2016 Jan; 121(1):12-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26455290; DOI: 10.1016/j.oooo.2015.07.013;.
  5. Shapiro MC, Wong B, O'Brien MJ, Salama A. Mandibular Destruction Secondary to Invasion by Carcinoma Cuniculatum. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Dec; 73(12):2343-51.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26072180; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2015.05.034;.
  6. Norris O, Mehra P, Salama A. Maxillofacial Gunshot Injuries at an Urban Level I Trauma Center—10-Year Analysis. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Aug; 73(8):1532-9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25865718; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2015.03.019;.
  7. Nadershah M, Alshadwi A, Salama A. Recurrent giant pilomatrixoma of the face: a case report and review of the literature. Case Rep Dent. 2012; 2012:197273. PMID: 23119187; PMCID: PMC3483657; DOI: 10.1155/2012/197273;.
  8. Nadershah M, Alshadwi A, Salama A. An unusual case of carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid metastasizing to the mandible: case report and review of the literature. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Feb; 71(2):437-42. PMID: 22771096; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2012.05.014;.
  9. Ord RA, Salama AR. Is it necessary to resect bone for low-grade mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the palate? Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Dec; 50(8):712-4. PMID: 22444946; DOI: 10.1016/j.bjoms.2012.01.007;.
  10. Nadershah M, Salama A. Removal of parotid, submandibular, and sublingual glands. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2012 May; 24(2):295-305, x. PMID: 22364886; DOI: 10.1016/j.coms.2012.01.005;.
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