Faculty

Expertise, Leadership and Dedication.

Expertise, Leadership and Dedication.

Creighton Dental Faculty Group

At Creighton School of Dentistry, our faculty members are exceptional teachers dedicated to our mission and vision. They approach student education with a spirit of collaboration that creates a cohesive learning experience.

Our faculty has expertise in all of the specialty areas of dentistry; 93 percent of our specialists are board certified. All instructors are dedicated practitioners and many are cutting-edge researchers, who are eager to inspire students. Creighton embraces the principle that leading by example instills the values that are the hallmarks of Creighton dentists: competence, care, and compassion.

Full-Time Faculty Directory

We’ve organized our full-time faculty members’ information by department and,  in addition, listed each of them below alphabetically. All part-time faculty information can be found within the departments.

Anne S. Aiello

Anne S. Aiello

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

asa96117@creighton.edu

402.280.5047

Ashley Aubry

Ashley Aubry

Instructor

School of Dentistry

ana08001@creighton.edu

Laura C. Barritt

Laura C. Barritt

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

lcb56171@creighton.edu

402.280.5212

Teena T. Beehner

Teena T. Beehner

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

ttb97865@creighton.edu

402.280.4523

Thomas J. Beeson

Thomas J. Beeson

Associate Professor

Chair, Endodontics Department Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

  • Diplomate American Board of Endodontic 1999

tjb31225@creighton.edu

402.280.5089

Douglas K. Benn

Douglas K. Benn

Professor

Director, Radiology Department

School of Dentistry

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

dkb47296@creighton.edu

402.280.5025

Thomas P. Berry

Thomas P. Berry

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

tpb47414@creighton.edu

402.280.5103

David A. Blaha

David A. Blaha

Associate Professor

Chair, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department

School of Dentistry

dab80914@creighton.edu

402.280.5017

William G. Carney

William G. Carney

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

wgc68286@creighton.edu

402.280.4179

Lucinda R. Carroll

Lucinda R. Carroll

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

lrc77272@creighton.edu

402.280.4569

William T. Cavel

William T. Cavel

Professor

Coordinator, Regional Board Coordinator

Coordinator, Creighton University School of Dentistry Dental Assisting Programs

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School of Dentistry

wtc76415@creighton.edu

402.280.5078

D.  R. Cerutis

D. R. Cerutis

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

drc05835@creighton.edu

402.280.5033

Hardeep K. Chehal

Hardeep K. Chehal

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

hkc60682@creighton.edu

402.280.5645

Sharon M. Daly

Sharon M. Daly

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

smd98388@creighton.edu

402.280.5085

Gregory L. Davis

Gregory L. Davis

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

gld88755@creighton.edu

402.280.3406

Scott C. DiLorenzo

Scott C. DiLorenzo

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

scd39691@creighton.edu

402.280.5695

Timothy M. Durham

Timothy M. Durham

Professor

School of Dentistry

 tmd42455@creighton.edu

402.280.5023

Mark D. Essner

Mark D. Essner

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

mes37532@creighton.edu

Joseph V. Franco, Junior

Joseph V. Franco, Junior

Director, Upward Bound Program

Director, Director: Exploring Summer Scholars

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School of Dentistry

jfr16381@creighton.edu

402.280.5124

Jason Goodchild

Jason Goodchild

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

jasongoodchild@creighton.edu

Kelly A. Gould

Kelly A. Gould

Assistant Professor

Director, Extramural Programs

Coordinator, Oral Health

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School of Dentistry

kgo83073@creighton.edu

402.280.5006

Andrea L. Hall

Andrea L. Hall

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

alh96774@creighton.edu

Laura E. Harris-Vieyra

Laura E. Harris-Vieyra

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Periodontics (Specialist)

lhm33497@creighton.edu

402.280.5053

Jennifer A. Hasslen

Jennifer A. Hasslen

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

jaj83380@creighton.edu

402.280.5279

Kenneth P. Hermsen

Kenneth P. Hermsen

Professor

School of Dentistry

kph49807@creighton.edu

402.280.4574

Jose L. Ibarrola

Jose L. Ibarrola

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Certificate in Endodontics Marquette University 1984

jli44887@creighton.edu

402.280.5008

Margaret A. Jergenson

Margaret A. Jergenson

Associate Professor

Chair, Oral Biology Department

School of Dentistry

maj94668@creighton.edu

402.280.5057

William P. Kelsey, lll

William P. Kelsey, lll

Professor

Senior Associate Dean, Academic Affairs

School of Dentistry

wpk11886@creighton.edu

402.280.5093

Melissa S. Lang

Melissa S. Lang

Associate Professor

Director, Predoctoral Periodontics Program Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

  • Periodontics

msm89504@creighton.edu

402.280.5085

Terry F. Lanphier

Terry F. Lanphier

Associate Professor

Director, Nebraska Department of Corrections

School of Dentistry

tfl36381@creighton.edu

402.280.5031

Mark A. Latta

Mark A. Latta

Professor

Dean

School of Dentistry

  • General Practice Residentcy 1983-1984
  • Dental Biomaterials

mal13216@creighton.edu

402.280.5061

Luke F. Matranga

Luke F. Matranga

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

lfm08886@creighton.edu

402.280.4556

Kirstin T. McCarville

Kirstin T. McCarville

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

ktm93408@creighton.edu

402.280.5602

Kimberly K. McFarland

Kimberly K. McFarland

Professor

School of Dentistry

kkm40774@creighton.edu

402.280.4529

Stuart J. McNally

Stuart J. McNally

Associate Professor

Director, One World Screening Clinic

School of Dentistry

sjm44238@creighton.edu

402.280.5643

Thomas R. Meng, Junior

Thomas R. Meng, Junior

Associate Professor

Chair, Creighton University, School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

  • Prosthodontics

trm26636@creighton.edu

402.280.5083

Takanari Miyamoto

Takanari Miyamoto

Associate Professor

Chair, Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

  • Periodontics

tmi93937@creighton.edu

402.280.5086

David T. Mohs

David T. Mohs

Associate Professor

Director, Director of Orthodontics, Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

  • Orthodontics

dtm12532@creighton.edu

402.280.5211

Bruce Mowat

Bruce Mowat

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

bmo98699@creighton.edu

402.280.5621

Carol M. Murdock

Carol M. Murdock

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • General Dentistry

cmm66753@creighton.edu

402.280.5271

William T. Naughton

William T. Naughton

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • General Dentistry

wtn64986@creighton.edu

402.280.4565

Neil S. Norton

Neil S. Norton

Professor

School of Dentistry

nsn23187@creighton.edu

402.280.5002

Martha E. Nunn

Martha E. Nunn

Associate Professor

Director, CENTER FOR ORAL HEALTH RESEARCH

School of Dentistry

men98252@creighton.edu

402.280.5262

Barbara J. O'Kane

Barbara J. O'Kane

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

bjo99801@creighton.edu

402.280.5029

James D. O'Meara

James D. O'Meara

Associate Professor

Director, ILAC Dental Director

School of Dentistry

jdo37166@creighton.edu

402.280.3420

Raymond F. Olmo

Raymond F. Olmo

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

rfo93189@creighton.edu

402.280.5085

Lawrence Parrish

Lawrence Parrish

Associate Professor

Coordinator, Department of Periodontics

School of Dentistry

  • Periodontics

lcp09409@creighton.edu

402.280.5085

Shawn E. Powell

Shawn E. Powell

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

sep04218@creighton.edu

402.280.5052

Scott M. Radniecki

Scott M. Radniecki

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

smr62814@creighton.edu

402.280.5069

Sonia M. Rocha-Sanchez

Sonia M. Rocha-Sanchez

Associate Professor

Director, Biomedical Sciences Research Core

Assistant Dean, Research

School of Dentistry

  • Master in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Business Development
  • Technology Transfer

sar07173@creighton.edu

402.280.5098

Cynthia C. Russell

Cynthia C. Russell

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

ccr04684@creighton.edu

402.280.5642

Kevin P. Ryan

Kevin P. Ryan

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

kpr25524@creighton.edu

402.280.5192

Leslie T. Sanders

Leslie T. Sanders

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

lts12407@creighton.edu

402.280.4523

Donal D. Scheidel

Donal D. Scheidel

Associate Professor

Director, Continuing Education

Director, Continuing Education Department Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

dds03421@creighton.edu

402.280.5229

Raymond S. Shaddy

Raymond S. Shaddy

Associate Professor

Chair, Department of General Dentistry Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

rss91853@creighton.edu

402.280.5226

John W. Shaner

John W. Shaner

Associate Professor

Chair, Department of Diagnostic Sciences Creighton University School of Dentistry

Director, Director of Clinical Teams Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

jsh28335@creighton.edu

402.280.4579

James L. Sheets

James L. Sheets

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Prosthodontics

jls63680@creighton.edu

402.280.5635

Jared H. Smith

Jared H. Smith

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

jhs49680@creighton.edu

402.280.5084

Randy E. Stout

Randy E. Stout

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

res55248@creighton.edu

402.280.3403

Shikha Tarang

Shikha Tarang

Instructor

School of Dentistry

sta65673@creighton.edu

Mark H. Taylor

Mark H. Taylor

Associate Professor

Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry Creighton University School of Dentistry

School of Dentistry

mht06496@creighton.edu

402.280.5040

Christine S. Wagman, Ms.

Christine S. Wagman, Ms.

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

csw81500@creighton.edu

402.280.5085

Timothy F. Walker

Timothy F. Walker

Assistant Professor

Director, Oral Maxillofacial Radiology

Director, New Faculty Practice and Assessment Clinic Imaging Center

School of Dentistry

  • Oral Maxillofacial Radiology

tfw94268@creighton.edu

402.280.5954

Michael D. Weston

Michael D. Weston

Assistant Professor

School of Dentistry

mdw47403@creighton.edu

402.280.5030

Charles W. Wilcox

Charles W. Wilcox

Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Prosthodontics

cww37063@creighton.edu

402.280.5080

Gilbert M. Willett

Gilbert M. Willett

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy

gwi91036@creighton.edu

402.280.1825

David E. Williams

David E. Williams

Associate Professor

School of Dentistry

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

dew44682@creighton.edu

402.280.5031

Terry M. Wilwerding

Terry M. Wilwerding

Professor

Director, ILAC

Director, Indian Chicano/ One World Clinics

School of Dentistry

tmw52913@creighton.edu

402.280.5081