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David Reisberg, DDS, FACP

Professor of Surgery and Prosthodontics

David J. Reisberg, DDS
Professor and Director
The Craniofacial Center (MC 588)
The University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago
811 S. Paulina, Suite 180
Chicago, IL 60612

Work :
(312) 996-6933
Fax Work : (312) 355-4173

Training and Degrees

DDS – Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Hospital Dental Residency – Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
Prosthodontic Residency – Tufts University/New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
Fellowship – Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Board Certification
North East Regional Board 1977
Illinois State Dental Board 1980
American Board of Prosthodontics 1993, recertified 1998
Illinois State Specialty in Prosthodontics

Academic Appointments

Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago

Practice Philosophy

As one of only a two hundred board certified maxillofacial prosthodontists in the country, I feel fortunate to be able to offer my patients my expertise in oral and facial functional and cosmetic rehabilitation.
As the director of a team of medical and dental specialists and allied health professionals at the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, I am able to offer my patients a multidisciplinary approach to care to meet all of their needs.
Whether your condition was present from birth or as the result of tumor surgery or facial trauma, we offer comprehensive care in a comfortable atmosphere where your input is welcome in determining your care.

Clinical Expertise

Cosmetic and functional prostheses to replace missing portions of the mouth, jaw, palate, or face.
Dental implants
Craniofacial implants to retain facial prostheses
Dental treatment of head and neck cancer patients; especially those undergoing radiation therapy and chemotherapy.

Research Interests

Osseointegrated dental and craniofacial implants
Three dimensional imaging for planning oral and craniofacial rehabilitation
Memberships in Professional Organizations
International Society for Maxillofacial Rehabilitation, President
Illinois Association of Craniofacial Teams, President
AboutFace USA, President
American Academy of Mxillofacial Prosthetics, Board of Directors
American Dental Association
Illinois State Dental Society
Chicago Dental Society
American Prosthodontic Society
American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
Chicago Dental Forum
Seventh U.S. Congressional District Health Task Force
More than forty original publications in peer reviewed journals and textbooks Listing available on request.


The University of Illinois Physicians Group and Medical Center proudly honors most major health insurance plans. In addition, our business office team has tailored discounted financial packages for self pay patients, patients with health benefit plans not offered at the University of Illinois Medical Center, or patients in need of cosmetic procedures typically not covered by insurance. Whatever your healthcare needs – whatever your financial status, rest assured our expert physicians and business team are standing by to serve you


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