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David M Shafer DMD

TitleAssociate Professor and Division Chair
InstitutionUConn Health Center
DepartmentCraniofacial Sciences
AddressMC 1720
MC 1720
263 Farmington Avenue
Phone860-679-2583
Fax860-679-1702
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    Other Positions
    TitleAssociate Professor
    InstitutionUConn Health Center
    DepartmentNew England Musculoskeletal Institute
    DivisionCenter for Implant and Reconstructive Sciences

    TitleAssistant Professor
    InstitutionUConn Health Center
    DepartmentSurgery

    TitleDirector
    InstitutionConnecticut Children's
    DepartmentDentistry
    DivisionOral and Maxillofacial Surgery

    TitleResidency Director
    InstitutionUConn Health Center
    DepartmentCraniofacial Sciences
    DivisionOral and Maxillofacial Surgery


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    1. Uribe F, Agarwal S, Shafer D, Nanda R. Increasing orthodontic and orthognathic surgery treatment efficiency with a modified surgery-first approach. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2015 Nov; 148(5):838-48. PMID: 26522045.
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    2. Kirk D, Whitney J, Shafer D, Song L. Tight Placement of Erich Arch Bar While Avoiding Wire Fatigue Failure. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Mar; 74(3):562-8. PMID: 26546844.
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    3. Uribe F, Adabi S, Janakiraman N, Allareddy V, Steinbacher D, Shafer D, Villegas C. Treatment duration and factors associated with the surgery-first approach: a two-center study. Prog Orthod. 2015; 16:29. PMID: 26359126; PMCID: PMC4565801.
    4. Wen B, Kuhn L, Charles L, Pendrys D, Shafer D, Freilich M. Comparison of bone morphogenetic protein-2 delivery systems to induce supracrestal bone guided by titanium implants in the rabbit mandible. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2016 Jun; 27(6):676-85. PMID: 26183057.
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    5. Tadinada A, Ortiz D, Taxel P, Shafer D, Rengasamy K, Pendrys D, Freilich M. CBCT evaluation of buccal bone regeneration in postmenopausal women with and without osteopenia or osteoporosis undergoing dental implant therapy. J Prosthet Dent. 2015 Oct; 114(4):498-505. PMID: 25979447.
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    6. Shafer DM, Di Pasquale LM. Hamartoneoplastic syndromes. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2014 Sep; 22(2):153-66. PMID: 25171996.
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    7. Uribe F, Janakiraman N, Shafer D, Nanda R. Three-dimensional cone-beam computed tomography-based virtual treatment planning and fabrication of a surgical splint for asymmetric patients: surgery first approach. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2013 Nov; 144(5):748-58. PMID: 24182591.
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    8. Uribe F, Chugh VK, Janakiraman N, Feldman J, Shafer D, Nanda R. Treatment of severe facial asymmetry using virtual three-dimensional planning and a "surgery first" protocol. J Clin Orthod. 2013 Aug; 47(8):471-84. PMID: 24121397.
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    9. Uribe F, Agarwal S, Janakiraman N, Shafer D, Nanda R. Bidimensional dentoalveolar distraction osteogenesis for treatment efficiency. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2013 Aug; 144(2):290-8. PMID: 23910210.
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    10. Taxel P, Ortiz D, Shafer D, Pendrys D, Reisine S, Rengasamy K, Freilich M. The relationship between implant stability and bone health markers in post-menopausal women with bisphosphonate exposure. Clin Oral Investig. 2014 Jan; 18(1):49-57. PMID: 23504203.
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    11. Catros S, Wen B, Schleier P, Shafer D, Dard M, Obrecht M, Freilich M, Kuhn L. Use of a perforated scaffold-retaining abutment to achieve vertical bone regeneration around dental implants in the minipig. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2013 Mar-Apr; 28(2):432-43. PMID: 23527345.
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    12. Valiyaparambil JV, Yamany I, Ortiz D, Shafer DM, Pendrys D, Freilich M, Mallya SM. Bone quality evaluation: comparison of cone beam computed tomography and subjective surgical assessment. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2012 Sep-Oct; 27(5):1271-7. PMID: 23057044.
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    13. Reisine S, Freilich M, Ortiz D, Pendrys D, Shafer D, Taxel P. Quality of life improves among post-menopausal women who received bone augmentation during dental implant therapy. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Dec; 41(12):1558-62. PMID: 22658671; PMCID: PMC3547602.
    14. Freilich M, Wen B, Shafer D, Schleier P, Dard M, Pendrys D, Ortiz D, Kuhn L. Implant-guided vertical bone growth in the mini-pig. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2012 Jun; 23(6):751-7. PMID: 21810121.
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    15. Wen B, Karl M, Pendrys D, Shafer D, Freilich M, Kuhn L. An evaluation of BMP-2 delivery from scaffolds with miniaturized dental implants in a novel rat mandible model. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2011 May; 97(2):315-26. PMID: 21394902.
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    16. Uribe F, Taylor T, Shafer D, Nanda R. A novel approach for implant site development through root tipping. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2010 Nov; 138(5):649-55. PMID: 21055607.
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    17. Litt MD, Shafer DM, Kreutzer DL. Brief cognitive-behavioral treatment for TMD pain: long-term outcomes and moderators of treatment. Pain. 2010 Oct; 151(1):110-6. PMID: 20655662; PMCID: PMC2939176.
    18. Litt MD, Shafer DM, Ibanez CR, Kreutzer DL, Tawfik-Yonkers Z. Momentary pain and coping in temporomandibular disorder pain: exploring mechanisms of cognitive behavioral treatment for chronic pain. Pain. 2009 Sep; 145(1-2):160-8. PMID: 19553018; PMCID: PMC2735598.
    19. Freilich M, Shafer D, Wei M, Kompalli R, Adams D, Kuhn L. Implant system for guiding a new layer of bone. Computed microtomography and histomorphometric analysis in the rabbit mandible. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009 Feb; 20(2):201-7. PMID: 19191797.
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    20. Shafer DM, Sherman CE, Moran SL. Hydrosurgical tangential excision of partial-thickness hand burns. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Aug; 122(2):96e-7e. PMID: 18626342.
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    21. Freilich M, M Patel C, Wei M, Shafer D, Schleier P, Hortschansky P, Kompali R, Kuhn L. Growth of new bone guided by implants in a murine calvarial model. Bone. 2008 Oct; 43(4):781-8. PMID: 18589010.
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    22. Oral bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis: risk factors, prediction of risk using serum CTX testing, prevention, and treatment. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008 Jun; 66(6):1320-1; author reply 1321-2. PMID: 18486811.
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    23. Khosla S, Burr D, Cauley J, Dempster DW, Ebeling PR, Felsenberg D, Gagel RF, Gilsanz V, Guise T, Koka S, McCauley LK, McGowan J, McKee MD, Mohla S, Pendrys DG, Raisz LG, Ruggiero SL, Shafer DM, Shum L, Silverman SL, Van Poznak CH, Watts N, Woo SB, Shane E. Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw: report of a task force of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. J Bone Miner Res. 2007 Oct; 22(10):1479-91. PMID: 17663640.
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    24. Shafer DM, Bay C, Caruso DM, Foster KN. The use of eidronate disodium in the prevention of heterotopic ossification in burn patients. Burns. 2008 May; 34(3):355-60. PMID: 17869001.
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    25. Erdogan O, Shafer DM, Taxel P, Freilich MA. A review of the association between osteoporosis and alveolar ridge augmentation. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007 Dec; 104(6):738.e1-13. PMID: 17656117.
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    26. Schleier P, Wolf C, Siebert H, Shafer D, Freilich M, Berndt A, Schumann D. Treatment options in distraction osteogenesis therapy using a new bidirectional distractor system. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2007 May-Jun; 22(3):408-16. PMID: 17622007.
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    27. Lang NP, Tonetti MS, Suvan JE, Pierre Bernard J, Botticelli D, Fourmousis I, Hallund M, Jung R, Laurell L, Salvi GE, Shafer D, Weber HP. Immediate implant placement with transmucosal healing in areas of aesthetic priority. A multicentre randomized-controlled clinical trial I. Surgical outcomes. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2007 Apr; 18(2):188-96. PMID: 17348883.
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    28. Litt MD, Shafer D, Napolitano C. Momentary mood and coping processes in TMD pain. Health Psychol. 2004 Jul; 23(4):354-62. PMID: 15264971.
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    29. Gent JF, Shafer DM, Frank ME. The effect of orthognathic surgery on taste function on the palate and tongue. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003 Jul; 61(7):766-73. PMID: 12856248.
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    30. White RP, Shugars DA, Shafer DM, Laskin DM, Buckley MJ, Phillips C. Recovery after third molar surgery: clinical and health-related quality of life outcomes. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003 May; 61(5):535-44. PMID: 12730831.
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    31. Litt MD, Kalinowski L, Shafer D. A dental fears typology of oral surgery patients: matching patients to anxiety interventions. Health Psychol. 1999 Nov; 18(6):614-24. PMID: 10619535.
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    32. Shafer DM, Frank ME, Gent JF, Fischer ME. Gustatory function after third molar extraction. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 1999 Apr; 87(4):419-28. PMID: 10225623.
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    33. Bennett J, Shafer DM, Efaw D, Goupil M. Incremental bolus versus a continuous infusion of propofol for deep sedation/general anesthesia during dentoalveolar surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1998 Sep; 56(9):1049-53; discussion 1053-4. PMID: 9734766.
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    34. Blanchaert R, Shafer DM. Surgical-orthodontic correction of adult facial deformities. Dent Clin North Am. 1996 Oct; 40(4):945-59. PMID: 8886546.
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    35. Lowney JJ, Norton LA, Shafer DM, Rossomando EF. Orthodontic forces increase tumor necrosis factor alpha in the human gingival sulcus. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 1995 Nov; 108(5):519-24. PMID: 7484971.
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    36. Litt MD, Nye C, Shafer D. Preparation for oral surgery: evaluating elements of coping. J Behav Med. 1995 Oct; 18(5):435-59. PMID: 8847714.
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    37. Shafer DM, Rogerson K, Norton L, Bennett J. The effect of electrical perturbation on osseointegration of titanium dental implants: a preliminary study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1995 Sep; 53(9):1063-8. PMID: 7643276.
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    38. Shafer DM. Respiratory emergencies in the dental office. Dent Clin North Am. 1995 Jul; 39(3):541-54. PMID: 7556788.
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    39. Shafer DM. Secondary bone grafting for unilateral alveolar clefts: a review of surgical techniques. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 1995 Mar; 3(1):29-42. PMID: 11873684.
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    40. Shafer DM, Assael L, White LB, Rossomando EF. Tumor necrosis factor-alpha as a biochemical marker of pain and outcome in temporomandibular joints with internal derangements. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1994 Aug; 52(8):786-91; discussion 791-2. PMID: 8040729.
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    41. Shafer D, Bennett J. Associated soft tissue injuries. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 1994 Mar; 2(1):47-63. PMID: 11905356.
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    42. Litt MD, Nye C, Shafer D. Coping with oral surgery by self-efficacy enhancement and perceptions of control. J Dent Res. 1993 Aug; 72(8):1237-43. PMID: 8360369.
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    43. Shafer DM, Assael LA. Rigid internal fixation of mandibular segmental osteotomies. Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 1993 Mar; 1(1):41-51. PMID: 8118660.
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    44. Rossomando EF, White LB, Hadjimichael J, Shafer D. Immunomagnetic separation of tumor necrosis factor alpha. I. Batch procedure for human temporomandibular fluid. J Chromatogr. 1992 Nov 27; 583(1):11-8. PMID: 1484082.
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