Philadelphia — Penn Dental Medicine welcomes alumnus, Dr. Daniel T. Richardson (D’02), to the Dean’s Council. A native of Edmonton, Canada, Dr. Richardson received his undergraduate degree at Oakwood College and graduated from Penn Dental Medicine in 2002. After earning his DMD, Dr. Richardson went on to postgraduate training in oral and maxillofacial surgery, completing a surgical internship and residency program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard-affiliated hospitals, including Children’s Hospital of Boston, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and earning a medical degree from Harvard Medical School. With a special interest in dento-skeletal deformities, he also completed a fellowship at Posnick Center for Facial Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Richardson is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, as well as a fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, and a member of the Maryland Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. His private practice, Richardson Center for Oral & Facial Surgery, is based in Elkridge, Md.
The Dean’s Council serves as an external advisory group to the School’s Dean on matters relevant to advancing the mission of Penn Dental Medicine, such as professional development, business, resource development, volunteer recruitment, and fundraising. Members of the Council participate on committees established by the administration, including the awarding of research grants, continuing education programs, and student mentorship.