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Dr. Andrew Salama, DDS, MD

Oral Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Andrew Salama is a dentist available for exams and consultations at BU/BMC Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Group Practice. He specializes in oral and maxillofacial pathology and looks after the community of Boston, MA. Dr. Salama earned his medical and dental degree from the University of Maryland. He went on to complete a fellowship in oral and maxillofacial oncology and reconstruction at the University of Maryland. He has published extensively in peer-reviewed literature and has written several textbook chapters. Furthermore, he has traveled nationally and internationally to present abstracts and research. Dr. Salama believes in listening to each patient and creating a partnership to maintain and improve lifelong oral health. During his consultations, he explains patients’ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan.

In-network insurances

  • BMC HealthNet Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna


  • Oral Surgeon

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Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Maryland, Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • University of Maryland, Doctor of Medicine
  • Union College (Bachelor's)
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Oncology and Reconstruction

Awards and publications

  • Salama AR, Sakellariou T, The Cervicofacial Advancement Flap, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, 2014
  • Nadershah M, Alshadwi A, Salama A An unusual case of carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid metastasizing to the mandible: case report and review of the literature. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Feb
  • McClure SA, Movahed R, Salama A, Ord RA Maxillofacial metastases: a retrospective review of one institution’s 15-year experience. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Jan
  • Sönmez TT, Prescher A, Salama A, Kanatas A, Zor F, Mitchell D, Zaker Shahrak A, Karaaltin MV, Knobe M, Külahci Y, Altuntas SH, Ghassemi A, Hölzle F.Comparative clinicoanatomical study of ilium and fibula as two commonly used bony donor sites for maxillofacial reconstruction.Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Aug 27
  • Zhang T, Lubek JE, Salama A, Dyalram D, Liu X, Ord RA. Treatment of cT1N0M0 Tongue Cancer: Outcome and Prognostic Parameters. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Sep 14

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Office locations

BU/BMC Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Group Practice

Boston Medical Center Moakley Building

830 Harrison Avenue, Suite 1500

Boston, MA 02118

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