Mine Tezal, DDS, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Contact Information

Phone: 716-881-7907
Email: mtezal@buffalo.edu

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Research Interests: assessing the association between chronic periodontitis history and the risk of oral cancer

Selected Publications

  • Tezal M, Sullivan MA, Reid ME, Marshall JR, Hyland A, Loree T, Lillis C, Hauck L, Wactawski-Wende J, Scannapieco FA. Chronic Periodontitis and the Risk of Tongue Cancer. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007; 133:450-454.
  • Tezal M, Scannapieco FA, Wactawski-Wende J, Grossi SG, Genco RJ. Supragingival plaque may modify the effects of subgingival bacteria on attachment loss. J Periodontol. 2006;77(5):808-813.
  • Tezal M, Wactawski-Wende JW, Grossi SG, Dmochowski J, Genco RJ. Periodontal disease and the incidence of tooth loss in postmenopausal women. J Periodontal. 2005; 76(7):1123-1128.
  • Tezal M, Grossi SG, Genco RJ. Is periodontitis associated with oral neoplasms? J Periodontol 2005; 76(3):406410.
  • Tezal M, Grossi SG, Ho AW, Genco RJ. Alcohol consumption and periodontal disease. J Clin Periodontol. 2004; 31(7):484-8.
  • Tezal M, Grossi SG, Ho AW, Genco RJ. The effect of alcohol consumption on periodontal disease. J Periodontal. 2001; 72(2):183-9.
  • Tezal M, Wactawski-Wende J, Grossi SG, Ho AW, Dunford R, Genco RJ. The relationship between bone mineral density and periodontitis in postmenopausal women. J Periodontal. 2000; 71(9):1492-8.
  • Wactawski-Wende J, Grossi SG, Trevisan M, Genco RJ, Tezal M, Dunford RG, Ho AW, Hausmann E, Hreshchyshyn MM. The role of osteopenia in oral bone loss and periodontal disease. J Periodontal. 1996; 67(10 Suppl):1076-84.

revised: 2007.11.22