Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Anibal M. Silveira, DDS

Professor, Orthodontics
Chair, Department of Orthodontic, Pediatric and Geriatric Dentistry
E-mail: amsilv01@louisville.edu

Background:

1983  Degree: Certificate (Orthodontics) - Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY
1980  Degree: Certificate (Pediatric Dentistry) - Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY
1978  Fellowship (Pediatric Dentistry) Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte – Brazil / Project Hope
1977  Degree: DDS - Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte – Brazil (UFRN)

 

Sunita S. Chandiramani, DMD, MS (ABO)

Clinical Associate Professor, Orthodontics
Director, Graduate Orthodontics Program
E-mail: s0chan03@louisville.edu

Background:

2002  Degree: Certificate (Orthodontics) - University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2001  Degree: MS (Oral Biology) - University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
1999  Degree: DMD - University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
1986  Degree: BS (Medical Technology) - Oakland University, Detroit, MI,
1983  Degree: BS (Microbiology) - MG Science Institude, India


Eric D. Bednar, DDS, MS (ABO)

Clinical Associate Professor, Orthodontics
Director of Predoctoral Clinical Orthodontics
E-mail: edbedn01@louisville.edu

Background:

2008  Fellowship: William R. Proffit Teaching Fellow - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2007  Degree: MS, Certificate (Orthodontics) - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2004  Degree: DDS - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2000  Degree: BS (Zoology) - Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Part-Time Faculty

Michael P. Becht, DMD, MS - Clinical Instructor

  • MS Orthodontics, University of West Virginia
  • DMD, University of Louisville
  • BS, University of Dayton

Christopher J. Edelen, DMD, MS - Clinical Associate Professor

  • Cert. (Ortho), University of Louisville, 1985
  • DMD, MS, University of Louisville, 1983
  • BS, University of Notre Dame, 1979

Keith Nicholson, DDS, MS - Clinical Instructor

  • MS, Certificate (Ortho), University of Louisville, 2011
  • DDS, University of North Carolina, 2008
  • BA, Davidson College, 2004

Paul E. Tran, DDS, MS - Lecturer

  • MS, Cert. (Ortho), University of Kentucky, 1994
  • DDS, Baylor College of Dentistry, 1990
  • BS, University of Houston School of Dentistry, 1986

David L. Wyatt, DMD, MS - Clinical Instructor

  • Certificate (Ortho), University of Louisville 1993
  • Certificate (GPR), US Army Dental Corps, 1981
  • DMD, University of Kentucky, 1980
  • BS, University of Kentucky, 1976

Staff

Carol Thompson, Executive Secretary

Quintesa Rogers, Patient Care Coordinator

Lynne M. McCormick, Orthodontic Clinic Receptionist

Kim Shealy, Orthodontic Clinic Receptionist

Melisa A. Haycraft, Dental Assistant

Lisa Logsdon, Dental Assistant

Kimberly M. Muessle, Dental Assistant

Brandi Hubbard, Dental Assistant