Richard G. Burton, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.S.


Clinical Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Expertise: Dentoalveolar surgery, including extraction of teeth and wisdom teeth; dental implants; orthognathic surgery; pediatric cleft surgery; pathology and reconstruction; facial trauma
Education: DDS, The Ohio State University, 1977
MS and Certificate, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, The University of Iowa, 1985
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2016

Dr. Burton joined the College of Dentistry in 1997. He is a clinical professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and vice chair, Hospital Dentistry.