Kirk L. Fridrich, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.S.


Professor and Head,  Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, The University of Iowa

Expertise: Hard and Soft Tissue Grafting
Education: DDS, University of Nebraska, 1983
General Practice Residency, VA Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, 1984
MS , Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Iowa, 1987
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2016

Following a private practice experience in Honolulu, Hawaii, Dr. Fridrich joined the College of Dentistry Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Dentistry as an assistant professor in 1988. He became the graduate program director for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program in 1993. Dr. Fridrich was appointed professor and head of the Department of Hospital Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2000.