Faculty Brief Bio

Sudheer J. Surpure, MD, DDS, FACS
Sudheer J. Surpure, MD, DDS, FACS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Division Chief and Residency Program Director,
Diplomat, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dental School: University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry
Residency/Medical School/General Surgery Internships: Vanderbilt Medical Center
Fellowship: Facial Cosmetic Surgery at Grant Medical Center/The Ohio State University Medical Center, under the guidance of Dr. T. William Evans
Areas of Interest: Facial reconstruction (trauma and acquired), orthognathic surgery, maxillofacial pathology, facial cosmetic surgery

Jack Buhrow, DDS, MS
Jack Buhrow, DDS, MS

Director of TMJ Surgery/TMJ Clinic
Diplomat, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dental School: University of Florida College of Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency: University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Areas of Interest: Temporomandibular joint disorders/facial pain (TMD), routine dentoalveolar surgery, facial trauma  

Savannah Weedman, MD, DDS
Savannah Weedman, MD, DDS

Associate Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
Director of Microvascular Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Undergrad: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Public Health
Dental School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University, School of Medicine
General Surgery Internship: Oregon Health & Science University, Department of General Surgery
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency: Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Facial Plastic Reconstructive and Microvascular Surgery Fellowship: Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Areas of Interest:

  • Microvascular surgery and reconstruction of complex facial and oral cavity defects for patients with head and neck cancer.
  • Obstructive sleep apnea surgery including maxillomandibular advancement.
  • Complex dental implant placement and dental rehabilitation for large defects of the maxilla and mandible.
  • Treatment of medication related osteonecrosis and osteomyelitis of the jaws.
  • Peripheral nerve reconstruction for lingual and inferior alveolar nerve injury.
  • Facial nerve repair and facial re-animation surgery.
  • Facial reconstruction after trauma.