Pushkar Mehra, DMD
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

CAGS-Certificate of Advanced Graduate St, Boston University
DMD, Boston University
BDS, King George's Medical College

Dr. Mehra is Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). He graduated valedictorian from King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, India, and from the Doctor of Dental Medicine program at GSDM. He completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency from the combined training program between Boston University and Tufts University. Following graduation, he did a fellowship in Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery under the tutelage of Dr. Larry Wolford at the Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. His clinical interests include surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, maxillofacial pathology, nerve repair, and complex functional and esthetic facial reconstruction including Orthognathic, TMJ and Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Mehra is the Editor of a textbook on minor oral surgery, has over 80 publications in medical and dental journals and textbooks and is frequently invited to lecture at national and international meetings. 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. He was elected in 2009 as a Massachusetts delegate to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is presently serving his second consecutive term in that position. Dr. Mehra is a current member of the Examination Committee of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and was appointed as Co-Chair, Surgery I section by ABOMS Board of Directors in 2016 for a two-year term. He is a consultant to the Commission on Dental Accreditation and previously held the position of Section Editor, ABOMS Surgery I section from 2013-16 and Section Editor of the Cosmetic Surgery section of the OMSSAT/OMSITE examination from 2004-2008.

Associate Dean of Hospital Affairs
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Chair of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

A Prospective Observational Study to Assess Clinical and Radiological Outcomes of Orthognathic Surgery in Individuals with Temporomandibular Disorders
01/01/2015 - 05/31/2017 (PI)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation

Hiv/Dental Reimbursement
01/01/1992 - 03/31/2013 (PI)


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  1. Chigurupati R, Panchal N, Henry AM, Batal H, Sethi A, D'innocenzo R, Mehra P, Krishnan DG, Roser SM. Considerations for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in COVID-19 Era: Can We Sustain the Solutions to Keep Our Patients and Healthcare Personnel Safe? J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2020 May 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32479811
  2. Freilich E, Zhao Y, Yan S, Caldroney S, Mehra P. Opioid Prescribing Patterns Among Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: A Regional Survey-Based Study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2020 Jul; 78(7):1078-1087. PMID: 32275900
  3. Shemkus M, Zhao Y, Mehra P, Figueroa R. Opioid prescribing patterns of oral and maxillofacial surgery residents. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2020 Mar; 129(3):184-191.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32035857
  4. Caiazzo A, Brugnami F, Mehra P. Can placement of an immediate bone level tapered implant and subperiosteal xenograft help maintain bone architecture in esthetic areas? J Oral Biol Craniofac Res. 2019 Jul-Sep; 9(3):186-189. PMID: 31061786
  5. Wardius E, Mobini A, Figueroa R, Mehra P. Outpatient Anesthesia Morbidity and Mortality Experience Among Massachusetts Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Aug; 77(8):1602-1610.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30826394
  6. Parsi GK, Alsulaiman AA, Kotak B, Mehra P, Will LA, Motro M. Volumetric changes of the upper airway following maxillary and mandibular advancement using cone beam computed tomography. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Feb; 48(2):203-210.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30181009
  7. Chigurupati R, Mehra P. Surgical Management of Idiopathic Condylar Resorption: Orthognathic Surgery Versus Temporomandibular Total Joint Replacement. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2018 Aug; 30(3):355-367.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30008344
  8. Mobini A, Mehra P, Chigurupati R. Postoperative Pain and Opioid Analgesic Requirements After Orthognathic Surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 11; 76(11):2285-2295.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29886112
  9. Bhagania M, Youseff W, Mehra P, Figueroa R. Treatment of odontogenic infections: An analysis of two antibiotic regimens. J Oral Biol Craniofac Res. 2018 May-Aug; 8(2):78-81.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29892525
  10. Mehra P, Henry CH, Giglou KR. Temporomandibular Joint Reconstruction in Patients With Autoimmune/Connective Tissue Disease. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Aug; 76(8):1660-1664. PMID: 29660305
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