I am currently the DeLos Hill Chair and Chief of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. The Emory Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program has twenty residents enrolled in four year and six year OMS/MD training tracks. The program provides coverage for the Emory affiliated hospitals including Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Grady Memorial Hospital, Egleston Children’s Hospital and the Atlanta VA Medical Center. He received his dental and medical degrees from Harvard University. Following completion of my residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA, I joined the faculty at Harbor UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, CA. In 1981 I was appointed Division Director or Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Columbia University College of Dentistry and Director of the Presbyterian Hospital Dental Service in New York. During my twenty three years at Columbia, I was appointed as the Georg Guttman Professor of Craniofacial Surgery and developed a combined MD oral and maxillofacial surgery residency training program. In 2001 I was appointed as Director of Graduate Medical Education for NewYork Presbyterian Hospital. In 2004 I joined the faculty at Emory. In addition to my interest in education, since 1991, I have organized international surgical missions performing surgical repair of cleft lip/palate deformities. I am married to Blythe Randolph who is on the Board of Lifeline Animal Project.
Steven M. Roser, MD DMD
- Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- ABMS Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Education & Training
- Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Honors & Awards
Harvard School of Dental Medicine Distinguished Alumni Award 1990
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Committeeman of the Year 1992
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - William Gies Award for contributions in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2006
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Humanitarian of the Year Award 2011
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Donald Osbon Educator of the Year Award 2017
Donoff, R.B. and Roser, S.M.: Management of condylar fractures in patients with cervical spine injury: report of cases, J. Oral Surgery, 31:160, 1973.
Roser, S.M. and Guralnick, W.C.: Use of a transvenous pacemaker in patients with a complete heart block undergoing general anesthesia, J. Oral Surg., 32:290, 1974.
Roser, S.M., Nicholas, R.P. and Hirose, F.M.: Metastatic chondrosarcoma to the maxilla. Review of the literature and report of a case. J. Oral Surg., 34:1012, 1976.
Roser, S.M., Gracia, R., and Guralnick, W.C.: Portsmouth Syndrome: Review of the literature and clinicopathological correlations, J. Oral Surg., 33:668, 1975.
Roser, S.M., and Rosenblum, B.: Anticoagulation in oral surgery, Oral Surg., Oral Med., Oral Path, 40:448, 1975.
Brady, F.A., Roser, S.M., and Hieshimia, G.B.: Orbital emphysema, Br. J. Oral Surg., 14:65, 1976.
Roser, S.M., and Jensen, M.F., and Smith, G.: A clinical guide to oral and maxillofacial emergencies, Resident and Staff Physician, 132:29, 1977.
Roser, S.M., and Canalis, R.: Aspergillosis of the maxillary antrum, J. Oral Med., 31:91, 1976.
Roser, S.M., Brady, F.A., and Rubin, D.E.: An unusual cystic lesion of the zygomatic arch, J. Oral Med., 31:72, 1976.
Roser, S.M., Chow, A.M., and Brady, F.A.: Necrotizing Fascilitis ,a rare but potentially lethal complication of a periapical abscess, J. Oral Surg., 35:730, 1977.
Roser, S.M., and Leake, D.L.: Comparison of ilium to rib for bone grafting in canine alveolar ridge defects, J. Oral Surg., 35:979, December, 1977.
Oil, P.A., Roser, S.M., Galpin, J.F., et al: Patients presenting with respiratory distress syndrome. Infectious disease emergencies, Teaching Conference, University of California, Los Angeles, and Harbor General Hospital, Torrance, West. J. Med., 125:452-478, December 1976.
Nickel, A.A., Roser, S.M.: Carotid Body Tumors, J. Oral Med., 32:64, September 1977.
Chow, A.W., Roser, S.M., Brady, F.A.: Orofacial Odontogenic Infections, Annals of Internal Med., 88:392, March 1978.
Roser, S.M., and Mena, Ismael: Diphosphonate Dynamic Imaging of Experimental Bone Grafts and Soft Tissue Injury, Int. J. Oral Surg., 7_488=493, 1978.
Roser, S.M., and Davee, J.S.: An Infiltrating Odontogenic Keratocyst, J. Oral Med., Vol. 33:28-30, January, March 1978.
Brady, F.A., Roser, S.M.: Osteomyelitis of the Mandible as a Complicating Factor in Paget's Disease, Brit. J. Oral Surg., 17:33-42, 1979.
Canalis, R.F., Handler, S.D., Fee, W., Roser, S.M.: Complications of Implants in the Repair of Orbital Floor Fractures, J. Otolaryngology, Transaction of Pacific Coast Ophthalmological Society, 61:81-88, 1978.
Keith, D.A., Guralnick, W.C., Roser, S.M.: Clinicopathologic Conferences Case 40, Parts I and II. J. Oral and Maxillofacial Surg. 40:436-438, 507-509 July and August 1982.
Roser, S.M.: Alternate Educational Models for Oral and Maxillofacial Surg. Training, Proceedings of Meeting of Directors and Faculty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Programs, Educational Foundation, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1982.
Correra, A, Buckley, J, Roser, SM, Schreiber, A, Syrop, S Radiotherapy of a pseudotumor in a hemophiliac with Factor VIII inhibitor Am J Ped Heme/Onc 02/1984; 6(3):325-7.
Roser, S.M.: Minimum Standards for Performing Histories and Physical Examinations: Basic Training and Course Content. Special Care in Dentistry May-June, 1986 pg.125-6.
Roser, S.M., and Holmes, R.A.: Porous hydroxyapatite as a bone graft substitute in alveolar ridge augmentation: A histometric study Int. J. Oral and Maxillofacial Surg. 16:718, 1987
Israel, H. and Roser, S.M.: Patient response to temporomandibular joint arthroscopy: preliminary findings. J. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 46(12): M16 1988
Israel, H. and Roser, S.M.: Patient response to temporomandibular joint arthroscopy. J. Oral and Maxillofacial Surg. 47:570, 1989
Roser, S.M., Tucker, M., Carpenter, W., Lynch, M. et al: Monograph Series, Oral Health Care guidelines. American Dental Association Council on Community Health, Hospital, Institutional and Medical Affairs, 1986-2010
Aziz, S.R., Pulse, C, Dourmas, M, Roser, S.M.: Mandibular nerve parasthesia associated with a dentigerous cyst-a case report. J Oral and Maxillofacial Surg. 2002 60:457,
Huynh C, Bouloux G, Roser S. Interferon alpha therapy for management of central giant cell lesions of the jaws. J Oral Maxfac Surg 2008: 66, suppl 1, 75-76
Steed M, Roser S. From the Teaching Centers: Emory University Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Training Program. J Oral Maxillofac Surg; 2010 68:501- 503
Roser S, Ramachandra S, Blair H, Grist W, Carlson GW, Christensen AM, Weimer K, Steed M. 2010. The Accuracy of Virtual Surgery Planning in Free Fibula Mandibular Reconstruction: Comparison of Planned and Final Results. J Oral Maxillofac Surg: 2010 Nov 68:2824-32
Luryi, A, Yarbrough, W. Niccolai, L, Roser, S, Reed, S, Nathan, CA, Moore , M, Day, T and Judson, B, Article: Public Awareness of Head and Neck Cancers A Cross-Sectional Survey JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 06/2014; 140(7).
Abramowicz, S and Roser, S. Medical Management of Patients Undergoing Dentoalveolar Surgery Oral and maxillofacial surgery clinics of North America 08/2015; 27(3):345-352.
Kinard, B.E., DMD; Guarner, J., MD; Delille, C.A., MD, M.Sc; Magliocca, K.R., DMD, MPH; Roser, S.M. DMD, MD Longstanding Suppurative Granulomatous Inflammation of the Infratemporal Fossa, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases (in press).
Koch, A and Roser, S Medical Assessment, Oral and Maxillofacial Review Eds Lam, D and Laskin Quintessence Books, 2015
Roser, S, Nelson, S and Chandra, S Head and Neck Cancer, The ADA Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions Ed Patton, L Wiley-Blackwell, Second Edition, April 2015,
Roser, S. and Bouloux, G. Management of the Diabetic Patient in the Perioperative Period. Oral and Maxillofacial Knowledge Update, 2014
Roser, S, Nelson, S and Chandra, S Head and Neck Cancer, The ADA Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions Ed Patton, L Wiley-Blackwell, April 2012,
Roser, S. M. and Aziz, S, Intraoral Vertical Ramus Ostetomy vs. Sagittal Ramus Osteotomy, Clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Bagheri, S., Ed, Elsevier Publishing , 2011
Roser, S.M. and Bouloux, G F. Management of the Medically Compromised Patient Clinician's Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eds. Kwon, P. and Laskin, D.W., Quintessence; Chicago, Fourth Edition, 2011
Roser, S. M. and Bouloux, G.F Perioperative Patient Care Petersons Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Miloro, M Ed. Elsevier Publishing, April, 2012
Mehrabi, M., Allen JA., Roser, SM Therapeutics in Perioperative Management of Third Molar Surgical Procedures, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, lsevier, Saunders Philadelphia Vol 19, Feb 2007
Roser, S.M., Scrivani, S. The Substance Abuse Patient, Medical Emergencies in Dentistry, Eds. Bennett, J.D., Rosenberg, M.B., Saunders, W.B., Philadelphia, 2002
Roser, S.M., Aziz, S.R., Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. In Burg, P, ed. Current Pediatric Therapy 17. New York: Saunders, 2002. 942-944
Roser, S.M. Management of Medically Compromised Patients, Clinician’s Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eds. Kwon, P. and Laskin, D. W., Quintessence; Chicago, 2001
Roser, S.M. Preoperative, Intra-operative and Post-operative Care, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eds. Fonseca, R., Saunders, W.B., Volume I, Philadelphia, 2000
Roser, S.M. Management of the Medically Compromised Patient, Clinician's Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eds. Kwon, P. and Laskin, D.W., Quintessence; Chicago, 1991, Second Edition 1996, Third Edition 2000
Roser, S.M. Emergency Airways, Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Techniques, D. Keith, Editor, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992
Roser, S.M., Hupp, J. Preoperative and Intraoperative Management, Surgical Correction of Dentofacial Deformities, W. Bell editor, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992
Roser, S.M., et al: Management of the Failed Surgical Patient, Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, L. Peterson, A. Indresano, R. Marciani, S. Roser, Eds, J.P. Lippincott. Philadelphia,1992.
Meskin, L.H., Berry, T.G., Currier, G.F., Kennedy, J.E., Leinfelder, K.F., and Roser, S.M. & Eds: The Year Book of Dentistry, Mosby, 1993-1998
Roser, S.M. Management of the Medically Compromised Patient, Impacted Teeth, Alling, C., Helfrick, J., Alling, R., W.B. Saunders Co, Philadelphia, 1993.
Section Editor, Dentoalveolar and Implant Surgery, Knowledge Update, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Self Assessment Program Volumes I and II, 1994-1995
Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, L. Peterson, A. Indresano, R. Marciani, S. Roser, Eds, J.P. Lippincott. Philadelphia, 1992.