David Basi, DMD, PhD
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS) is a surgical specialty within the field of Dentistry focusing on reconstructive surgery of the oral cavity, jaws and head and neck. OMFS requires an extensive 4-8 year surgical residency training after earning a Dentistry Degree. OMFS is a surgical specialties recognized by the American College of Surgeons. OMFS are required to undergo five months of intensive general anesthesia training. The American Society of Anesthesiologists recognize OMFS as qualified anesthesia personnel. Unique among surgical specialists OMFSs are trained to administer general anesthesia in an out-patient setting.
July 31, 2002 Ph.D. in Oral Biology, Dentist Scientist Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
June 30, 2002 Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN
1990 – 1994 Doctor of Medical Dentistry Degree, University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Pittsburgh PA
1985 – 1990 B.S. in Chemical Engineering University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA
Specialties & Expertise:
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery