DeRossi, Scott, DMD

Office Phone: (706) 721-2607
Office Address: GC 2254
E-mail: SDEROSSI@gru.edu
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Scott S. DeRossi, DMD

1430 John Wesley Gilbert Drive
Augusta, GA 30912
Telephone: 706-721-2607

Clinical Title: Chairman, Diagnostic Sciences
Appointments: Associate Member, Cancer Prevention and Control
Faculty Title: Associate Professor
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania
Internship: University of Pennsylvania
Residency: University of Pennsylvania

Clinical Interests:
TMJ and Muscle Pain Disorders
Dry mouth and Sjogren Syndrome
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Facial pain and neuralgias
Headache and migraine
Oral lesions
Oral complications of cancer therapy

Research:
TMJ and Muscle Pain Disorders
Dry mouth and Sjogren Syndrome
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Facial pain and neuralgias
Headache and migraine
Oral lesions
Oral complications of cancer therapy

Dr. DeRossi received his D.M.D. from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine in 1995 and completed his post-doctoral training in Oral Medicine at the University Of Pennsylvania Medical Center in 1997. Dr. DeRossi has had a practice limited to Oral Medicine for over 15 years. He achieved Diplomate status from the American Board of Oral Medicine in 1999.

He is currently an Associate Professor of Oral Medicine, Director of the Clinical Center for Oral Medicine and Chairman of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences at the Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine. He holds joint faculty appointments in the Departments of Dermatology and Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery in the Medical College of Georgia.

Prior to joining the Faculty of MCG, he was Assistant Professor of Oral Medicine at the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine, Director of the Oral Medicine Residency Program and was a past recipient of the distinguished Earl Bank Hoyt teaching award at the University of Pennsylvania in his first year as standing faculty.

Dr. DeRossi is a co-author of the Burket’s Oral Medicine textbook and has lectured and published numerous scientific articles, textbook chapters, and monographs on all aspects of Oral Medicine including TMD and oro-facial pain, medically complex patients, salivary gland disorders and oral mucosal diseases. In 2011, he received the distinguished Innovation in Oral Care Award from the International Association for Dental Research.