UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Suchina, John A

Dental School
(210) 450-3601

A native of Houston, Texas. Attended Tulane University and the University of Houston, receiving a BS Degree (Biology) in 1974. Attended the The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry and received a DDS degree in 1979. Obtained a Certificate in Endodontics and a Master of Science Degree (Biomedical Science) from the Advanced Education Program in Endodontics at the UTHSC-Houston, School of Dentistry in 1983. Received board certification from the American Board of Endodontics in 1990. Maintained part-time private practices in general dentistry from 1979-83 and endodontics from 1983 to the present. A full-time faculty member at the UT-Houston Dental School of Dentistry for 26 years, initially in the Prosthodontics Department, then for many years in the Department of Endodontics. After leaving the university in early 2007 for private practice, returned to teaching in late 2009. Joined the faculty of the Department of Endodontics at UTHSCSA School of Dentistry in 2010. Maintains membership in the AAE, ADA, TDA, SADDS and is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists.

7/2014 - Present Director, Undergraduate Endodontics UTHSCSA, Endodontics, San Antonio, TX
9/2010 - Present Clinical Associate Professor The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Endodontics, San Antonio, TX
6/1983 - Present Private Practice limited to Endodontics The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston and San Antonio, TX