Welcome Dr. Maria Galvan

Posted on: Monday, 01/09/2017

Welcome Dr. Maria Galvan, a new Clinical Assistant Professor in the Section of Periodontics. 

Dr. Galvan is a native of Spain and received her dental degree from the University Complutense School of Dental Medicine in Madrid in 2010, a certificate in Periodontics as well as an MS degree in Craniofacial Biology in 2013 from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC.

Galvan was a full-time faculty member in Periodontics at USC from 2013 up until December of 2016. She was in private practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Galvan is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and has conducted research in oral antimicrobials, which has been published in peer-reviewed periodontal journals.

We are excited to have Dr. Galvan join the dental school’s Periodontics faculty and look forward to working with her in our pre- and post-doctoral teaching programs. She will also be conducting translational and clinical research in Periodontics and dental implants.