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Christopher Pusateri 

Department of Restorative Dentistry

Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus

Prosthodontics

 

Education and Training:
  • MS, Oral Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (2008)
  • Fellowship, Implantology, State University of New York at Buffalo (2007)
  • Cert, Prosthodontics, State University of New York at Buffalo (2005)
  • DDS, State University of New York at Buffalo (2002)
  • BS, Biology/Psychology, Canisius College (1998)
Employment:
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Restorative Dentistry, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2011-present)
  • Clinical Instructor, Restorative Dentistry, State University of New York at Buffalo (2005–2011)
  • Clinical Specialist, Technology, Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc. (2007–2009)
  • Clinical Fellow, Restorative Dentistry, State University of New York at Buffalo (2005–2007)
Awards and Honors:
  • Alan J. Gross Award for Excellence in Teaching (2013)
  • School of Dental Medicine General Scholorship Award (2004)
  • American College of Prosthodontists Award (2002)
  • Academy of Operative Dentistry Award (2002)
  • Chester Glor Award (2002)


Journal Articles:
Abstracts:
  • Pusateri C, Tysowsky G, Hill T. Effect of surface treatment on load to failure of lithium-disilicate. J Dent Res. 2010; 89.
  • Kim-Pusateri S, Pusateri C, Campillo-Funollet M, Munoz C. Color match of five resin veneer cements and try-in pastes. J Dent Res. 2010; 89.
  • Pusateri C, Vylkova S, Monaco E, Edgerton M. Sensitivity of Candida albicans Biofilm Cells to Histatin 5. J Dent Res. 2006.

Professional Memberships:
  • American College of Prosthodontics (2002–present)
  • Acedemy of Osseointegration (2002–present)
  • American Dental Association (2002–present)
  • New York State Dental Association (2002–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society (2002–present)
  • American Student Dental Association (1998–2002)
Presentations:
  • "A Case of Missing Teeth - Best Practices for Treatment Planning and Restorative Care for Patients with Mulitple Missing Teeth" UB SDM Continuing Education, University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Continuing Education, Basic Principles of Partial Denture Design (2017)
  • "Simplified Placement of Dental Implants: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning" Simplified Placement of Dental Implants: A University-based Hands-on Workshop, UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education (2013)
  • "Overview of the Locator Implant Attachment System for Mandibular Overdentures" UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education (2011)
  • "Simplified Placement of Dental Implants: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning" UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education (2011)
  • "Dental Implants: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning" UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education, UB SDM Continuing Education (2010)
  • "Case report: Ceramic abutment restoring an implant with an external connection" American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (2006) (2006)
  • "Sensitivity of Candida albicans biofilm cells to histatin 5" American Academy for Dental Research (2006) (2006)
  • "Management of a structurally compromised dentition with a crown-and-sleve telescopic prosthesis" American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (2005) (2005)
  • "A two-implant, bar/clip-retained overdenture employing passive horizontal plunger attachments" American Prosthodontic Society (2004) (2004)
Service Activities:
  • School of Dental Medicine Appeals Board; Alternate Member (2016)
  • Section Head, Removable Prosthodontics; Department Representative (2014–present)
  • Fixed Laboratory - Quality Control Reviewer; Reviewer (2009–present)
  • Senior clinical awards - Snow Award (Fixed Prosthodontics); Judge (2007–2010)

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Contact Information

SUNY Buffalo
Squire Hall Rm 235
3435 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-829-2862
Fax: 716-829-2440
Email: pusateri@buffalo.edu


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