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Dr. Shelly Abramowicz

Shelly Abramowicz, DMD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Outpatient Clinic, Grady Memorial Hospital

(Joint Appointment) Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Atlanta





American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Dr. Abramowicz obtained her dental degree and her MPH in 2002 from the University of Pittsburgh and completed her oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at the University of Florida in 2008. She was board certified in 2012. After completing her training, Dr. Abramowicz joined Boston Children's Hospital as a full time attending surgeon and became a faculty member of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. In 2009, she received a three-year Faculty Educator Development Award from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation to investigate temporomandibular joints in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

As an Emory faculty surgeon, Dr. Abramowicz provides care to children with oral and maxillofacial surgery concerns. Her clinical and research specialties include pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery, TMJ dysfunction in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, orthognathic surgery, maxillofacial trauma, benign maxillofacial pathology, and impacted teeth. In 2016, she received a research support grant form the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation.



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