Meet Dr Salama


Dr Salama

Dr Henry Salama  completed his undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Binghamton where he received a BS in Biology. He earned his DMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and has two post-graduate specialty certificates from the University of Pennsylvania in Periodontics as well as Periodontal Prosthetics, and Fixed Prosthodontics. In addition, Dr. Salama has also undergone advanced training in implant dentistry.

Dr. Salama is the past founding Director of the Implant Research Center at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and was a Post-Graduate Clinical Assistant Professor, for over 20 years, in the Department of Periodontology as well as in Fixed Prosthodontics.

Dr. Salama is the author of numerous scholarly publications, including several he co-authored in the field of inter-disciplinary treatment and implants. Dr. Salama is a sought-after lecturer and has spoken before dental conferences and seminars in the U.S., Europe and Israel, The Far East, as well as Central and South America. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration.

An avid sportsman, Dr. Salama enjoys spending time pursuing sports such as: basketball, scuba diving, and skiing. His wife, Shirley, has a DMD dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania as well as her Ph.D. in Psychology from Rutgers University.