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Joseph J. Zambon, DDS, PhD

Dean, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, Professor, Department of Oral Biology

Learn more about Dean Zambon, who is also a nationally and internationally recognized authority on periodontal pathogens.

Dr. Zambon has been a UB faculty member in the School of Dental Medicine since 1982 and has earned SUNY’s highest teaching honor - Distinguished Teaching Professor.

He currently serves as Dean for the School of Dental Medicine and is the immediate past associate dean for advanced education and faculty advancement. Dr. Zambon also served as associate dean for academic affairs from 1995-2014. 

A nationally and internationally recognized authority on periodontal pathogens and an experienced clinician, Dr. Zambon is a prolific researcher whose contributions have been recognized by numerous awards and honors.