Jon Suzuki

DDS, PhD, MBA

Specialty

Surgical

Education

Illinois Institute of Technology, PhD. in Microbiology, 1971
Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry, DDS, 1978
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Business, MBA, 2000

Accomplishments

Chairman and Program Director of Graduate Periodontology and Oral Implantology at Temple University
Presidential Appointment as Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in the School of Medicine and Professor of Periodontology and Oral Implantology in the School of Dentistry at Temple University
“Faculty of the Year”, University of Maryland
Won 1st place in the ADA/Dentsply SCADA Table Clinic Competition.
Won 1st place, Orban Prize Competition of the American Academy of Periodontology

Additional Information


Dr. Jon Suzuki holds Clinical Professorships at the University of Maryland, the University of Washington and Nova Southeastern University. He is also on the faculty of the US Navy Walter Reed National Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.


Dr. Suzuki is Professor Emeritus of Microbiology and Immunology (School of Medicine) and Professor Emeritus of Periodontology and Oral Implantology (School of Dentistry) at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. USA.  He served as Chairman and Director of Graduate Periodontology and Oral Implantology, and Associate Dean for Graduate Education at Temple University. He also served as Dean, Chief of Hospital Dentistry, and CEO of the Faculty Practice Plan at the University of Pittsburgh, USA.
 

Dr. Suzuki is the current Chairman of the Food and Drug Administration Dental Products Advisory Panel, Silver Spring, MD. and holds this position until 2022.  Dr. Suzuki received his D.D.S. from Loyola University of Chicago and Ph.D. in Microbiology from the Illinois Institute of Technology.  He completed an N.I.H. Fellowship in Immunology at the University of Washington, and a Clinical Certificate in Periodontics at the University of Maryland. He earned an MBA from the Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh.
 

He served as Chairman of the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs and continues to serve as ADA consultant on the Scientific Council, Dental Practice Council, and the Commission on Dental Accreditation, Chicago. Dr. Suzuki served on the National Institutes of Health National Dental Advisory Research Council, and numerous NIH Study Sections in Bethesda, MD. Dr. Suzuki is a consultant for the Veterans’ Affairs Medical Centers.
 

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Fellow of the American and International College of Dentists, Specialist Microbiologist of the National Registry of Medical Microbiology, and Diplomate, Fellow, and Past President of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
 

Dr. Suzuki is the current Executive Secretary/Treasurer of the Supreme Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Honorary Dental Society, and has served in this position for over a quarter of a century.
 

His honors include being named “Alumnus of the Year” at the University of Maryland, “Alumnus of the Year” at Loyola University of Chicago; “Alumnus of the Year”, Illinois Wesleyan University; “Recognized Alumnus in Biological Sciences”, Illinois Institute of Technology; and “Faculty of the Year” University of Maryland. Dr. Suzuki won 1st place, Orban Prize Graduate Research Competition of the American Academy of Periodontology and won 1st place in the ADA SCADA Research Clinic Competition.
 

Dr. Suzuki is an attending at Temple Episcopal Hospital in Philadelphia.  
 

Dr. Suzuki has published over 200 papers, chapters, and symposia, 200 abstracts, and 1 textbook in Medical Technology.
 

JON B. SUZUKI, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.D., F.I.C.D. (2018)


EDUCATION

D.D.S., Loyola University of Chicago
Ph.D., Microbiology - Illinois Institute of Technology
N.I.H. Fellowship, Immunology - University of Washington
Clinical Certificate in Periodontics - University of Maryland
M.B.A., Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh


CURRENT PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

Professor Emeritus of Microbiology-Immunology  (School of Medicine)
Professor Emeritus of Periodontology-Oral Implantology (School of Dentistry)
Former Chairman and Director, Graduate Periodontology and Oral Implantology
And former Associate Dean for Graduate Education
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. USA
 

Attending Staff, Veterans Affairs Medical Centers and Temple Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
 

Faculty, US Navy Walter Reed National Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
 

Chairman, Food and Drug Administration, Dental Products Advisory Panel, Silver Spring, MD
 

American Dental Association, Consultant for Council on Scientific Affairs (former Chairman), Council on Practice Management, and Commission for Dental Accreditation, Chicago, IL
 

University of Maryland, Clinical Professor
University of Washington, Clinical Professor
Nova Southeastern University, Clinical Professor
Maimonides University, Clinical Professor, Buenos Aires, Argentina


PUBLICATION/RESEARCH (summary)

  • 200 Published Papers, Textbook Chapters & Symposia
  • 250 Published Abstracts
  • 1 Textbook in Medical Technology