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Eric T. Stoopler

Eric T. Stoopler, DMD, FDSRCS, FDSRCPS

Professor of Oral Medicine

Department of Oral Medicine

Room 206, Schattner Building

Phone: 215-898-6672

Fax: 215-573-7853

Email: ets@upenn.edu

Professional Biography

Dr. Stoopler is a Professor of Oral Medicine in the Department of Oral Medicine. He is the former director of the oral medicine residency program. Dr. Stoopler completed his undergraduate studies at S.U.N.Y Binghamton in 1994 and earned his D.M.D. from Penn in 1999. Dr. Stoopler completed a General Practice Residency at the Brooklyn VA Hospital in 2000 and a Fellowship in Oral Medicine at Penn in 2002. Dr. Stoopler holds Fellowship in The American Association of Hospital Dentists, The International College of Dentists, The Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh, England), The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow) and is a Diplomate of The American Board of Oral Medicine and The American Board of Special Care Dentistry. Currently, he maintains an active clinical oral medicine practice at Penn Medicine and is a Consultant to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Stoopler is a Past President of The American Academy of Oral Medicine, a Site Visitor Consultant for the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and a Consultant to the Council of Scientific Affairs for the American Dental Association (ADA).

Dr. Stoopler has authored numerous manuscripts, scientific abstracts, book chapters, monographs, expert viewpoints and web-based educational materials on various topics related to oral medicine. He is an Editor of Little and Falace’s Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient, a contributing author to Burket’s Oral Medicine, Contemporary Oral Medicine, the ADA Guide to Dental Therapeutics and served as Editor of the Medical, Dental and Dermatologic Clinics of North America.

Honors / Credentials
  • Alumni Award of Merit, Penn Dental Medicine, 2020
  • Past President Award, The American Academy of Oral Medicine, 2019
  • Penn Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, 2018
  • Basic Science Award, Penn Dental Medicine, 2017
  • Academy of Master Clinicians, Penn Medicine, 2016
  • Martin S. Greenberg, D.D.S. Teaching Award in Oral Medicine, Penn Dental Medicine, 2016, 2018
  • Carlos Francisco Salinas Award, Special Care in Dentistry Association, 2016
  • Herschfus Memorial Award, The American Academy of Oral Medicine, 2015
  • Chair, Faculty Senate, Penn Dental Medicine 2015 – 2017
  • Editorial Board, Special Care Dentistry Journal
  • Special Citation Dental Journalism Award, International College of Dentists, 2015
  • Golden Pen Dental Journalism Award, International College of Dentists, 2014
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Faculty Award, 2013
  • Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, University of Pennsylvania, 2013
  • Site Visitor Consultant, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Board of Trustees, The American Academy of Oral Medicine
  • Executive Committee, The American Academy of Oral Medicine
  • President, The American Academy of Oral Medicine, 2018 – 2019
  • Distinguished Scholar and Fellow, National Academies of Practice, 2017
  • Fellowship, Faculty of Dental Trainers, The Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh), 2017
  • Fellowship in Dental Surgery, The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow), 2016
  • Fellow, International College of Dentists, 2013
  • Fellowship in Dental Surgery, The Royal College of Surgeons (England), 2013
  • Fellowship in Dental Surgery, The Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh), 2012
  • Diplomate, American Board of Special Care Dentistry, 2006
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral Medicine, 2004
  • Fellow, American Association of Hospital Dentists, 2003
  • Henry M. Goldman Award in Pathology, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • American Association of Oral Biologists Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • Organization of Teachers of Oral Diagnosis Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 1999
News / Media

Oral Medicine, Dermatology Collaboration Highlighted in Dermatologic Clinics Issue, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2020 »

Clinical Spotlight, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2020 »

Penn Oral Medicine Active in World Workshop on Oral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2018 »

Dr. Eric Stoopler Named President of the American Academy of Oral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2018 »

Faculty Perspective: Emphasizing the Medicine in Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 2018 »

Dr. Eric Stoopler Promoted to Professor of Oral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 2018 »

Bringing Together Clinical Topics on Oral Cancer, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2018 »

New Coursera Offering From Penn Explores Ties Between Medicine and Dentistry, University of Pennsylvania, Penn Today, 2017 »

Medical Mystery: His Face Hurt at Every Meal, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 2017 »

Faculty Q&A: Sharing Personal & Professional Paths, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2017 »

Penn Dental Medicine 2017 Teaching Awards, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2017 »

Interprofessionalities: Dr. Eric Stoopler Named Penn Medicine Master Clinician, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2017 »

Medical Mystery: Treatment-Resistant Mouth Sores, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 2016 »

Recurrent Oral Ulcers: A JAMA Clinical Challenge, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2015 »

Faculty Members Being Recognized by AAOM, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2015 »

Recurrent Gingival, Oral Mucosal Lesions: A JAMA Clinical Challenge, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2014 »

Oral Medicine Faculty, Publication Receive Golden Pen Award, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2014 »

Oral Medicine Faculty, Residents Play Key Roles at World Workshop, Recognized by AAOM, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2014 »

Faculty Perspective: Oral & Systemic Health, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2014 »

Dr. Eric T. Stoopler Receives Penn’s 2013 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, 2013 »

Education
  • Oral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 2002
  • General Practice Residency, Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Brooklyn Campus), 2000
  • D.M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, 1999
  • B.A., Binghamton University (SUNY), 1994
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