Dr. Edmond Bedrossian

Director, Implant Surgery, Alameda Medical Center & UOP School of Dentistry; Professor, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University of the Pacific

Dr. Edmond Bedrossian

Contact

Phone: 415.929.6473
Email: ebedrossian@pacific.edu

Education

University of San Francisco, Biology, B.S., 1977-1981

University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, D.D.S., San Francisco, 1983-1986

Highland General Hospital, Certificate of Completion Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, 1986-1990

Dr. Edmond Bedrossian received a DDS degree from the University of the Pacific, and completed his oral and maxillofacial residency at Alameda Medical Center.

Dr. Bedrossian is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is also an honorary member of the American College of Prosthodontists.

He is a professor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry combining private practices with academics as the director of implant surgical training at University of the Pacific's Department of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery.

He has authored multiple articles and chapters on the various uses of the Zygomatic implant, bone grafting and treatment planning implant dentistry.

He has also authored the textbook Implant Treatment Planning for the Edentulous Patient, with a foreward by Professor Brånemark.

Dr. Bedrossian is an examiner for the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery. Other roles include:

  • Honorary member of the American College of Prosthodontists 
  • Board of Directors for the Brånemark Institute
  • Treasurer for California Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Delegate to the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • President of the Brånemark Foundation North America

Dr Bedrossian is on the editorial review board of:

  • The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants
  • The Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 
  • The Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research
Professional History
  • 2000-2006: Director, Sadi Fontaine Academy Continuing Education Series: Understanding Implants; 2000
  • 1995-present: Director, University of the Pacific, San Francisco; AEGD - Prosthetic Implant Training
  • 1994-2003: Director, University of California, San Francisco; AEGD - Implant Training
  • 1994-present: Associate Professor, University of California, San Francisco; Department of Restorative Dentistry
  • 1990-present: Professor, Director, Implant Surgical Training, University of the Pacific, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program
  • 1990-present: Professor, Attending Surgeon, Highland General Hospital,Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residence Program
  • 1990-present: Director, San Francisco Implant Study Group
  • 1990-1993: Director, San Francisco Dental Hygiene and Auxillary Implant Study Group
  • 1990-1996: Director, Highland Hospital, Surgical Anatomy Lecture series
  • 1989-present: Professor, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry; Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Articles

Implant-supported Profile Prosthesis Utilizing a Graftless Approach. Part 1: Clinically Related outcome" ; Alzoubi F., Bedrossian E. Et al, Int J Oral Maxillofacial Implants 2017:32; 897-903

"Oral rehabilitation of patients with Chediak-Higashi syndrome using zygoma and root form implant-supported fixed prostheses: A report of two patients" ; J Prosthet Dent 2016; p 1-5

"Rehabilitation of the Edentulous Maxilla with the Zygoma Concept: A 7-year Prospective study" The Int'l J of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants 2010; 25:1213-1221

"Fixed-Prosthetic Implant Restoration of the edentulous Maxilla: A Systematic Pretreatment Evaluation Method" J. Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:112,122, 2008

"Laboratory and Prosthetic Considerations in Computer Guided Surgery and Immediate loading" J. Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:47-52, 2007, Suppl 1

"Immediate Function with the Zygomatic Implant: A Graftless Solution for the Patient with Mild to Advanced Atrophy of the Maxilla". The Int'l J of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants 2006; 21:937-942

"Implant Stability Measurements for Implants Placed at the Time of Extraction: A Cohort, Prospective Clinical Trial". J of Periodontology, Vol 76, No 3, P 391.

"Keeping Implant Dentistry alive for the future". The Int'l J Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry. Vol 23, No 3, p 211

"The Zygomatic Implant; Preliminary Data on Treatment of Severely Resorbed Maxillae. A Clinical Report." Int Journal of Oral & MaxillofacialImplants; 2002; 17: 861-865.

"The Branemark Novum Implant System: Rehabilitating the Edentulous Mandible." Dental Implantology Update, August 2002, Vol. 13, No. 8, pp.57-64.

" Immediate Stabilization at Phase II of Zygomatic Fixtures: Rational and Technique." The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry; 2001; Vol. 86, issue 1, pp. 10-14.

"Asystole Secondary to Venipuncture: Report of Case." The Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; 2001; Vol. 59, No 4, pp. 461-462.

"Veneer grafting: A Technique for Augmentation of the Resorbed Alveolus Prior to Implant Placement. A Clinical Report." The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants; 2001; Vol. 15, pp. 853-861.

"Customized Abutments to Shape and Transfer Peri-Implants Soft-Tissue Contours." Journal of the California Dental Association; 2001; Vol. 28, No 4, pp. 301-310.

"Considerations in Placement of Implants through Existing STSG - Vestibuloplasty," The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants; 1990; Vol. 5, No 4, pp. 404 - 410.

Textbooks

"A Patient's Guide to DENTAL IMPLANTS," Balshi, Becker, Bedrossian, Wohrle. Addicus Publications. Omaha, Nebraska

 "Graftless rehabilitation of the Atrophied Maxilla Using Tilted and Short implants and Immediate function." The Sinus Bone Graft, 2nd Edition, Edited by Ole Jensen, DDS, MS, 2006

"The Zygomatic Implant" Bedrossian and Branemark; Fonseca Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 2nd Edition, Saunders, 2007

Selected Readings in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, "Treatment of the Edentulous Maxilla with Non-grafting Options: Part I, Standard Techniques", 2009

Selected Readings in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, "Treatment of the Edentulous Maxilla with Non-grafting Options: Part II, Advanced Techniques", 2009 

"Systematic treatment Planning the Edentulous Patient"; Bedrossian Babbush, 2nd Edition Elsevier Publications, St Louis, Missouri, 2010

"Implant Treatment planning for the edentulous patient". Bedrossian, Foreword by PI Branemark, 2010 Elsevier Publications, St Louis, Missouri, 2010

Rescue Implant Concept: The Expanded use of the Zygoma Implant in the Graftless Solution: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America: Vol 23, No 2, May 2011, 257-276

Craniofacial Implant Surgery: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America 23, No 2, May 2011, 321-325

Rescue Implant Concept: The Expanded use of the Zygoma Implant in the Graftless Solution: Dental Clinics of North America: Vol 55 no 4, October 2011

Systematic Treatment Planning Protocol for Patients with Maxillofacial Defects: Avoiding Living a Life of Seclusion and Depression. Atlas Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America March 2012.

Craniofacial Implant Surgery: Peterson's Principles Of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 1, Third Edition pgs 303-321;People's Medial Publishing House 2012

"The Zygomatic Implant" Bedrossian E ; Bedrossian EA and PI Branemark; Fonseca Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 3rd Edition, Saunders, 2017