Boston University News Release

6th June, 2012

Boston University Endodontist Ramzi Sarkis Named Ten Under 10

Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Assistant Professor of Endodontics Ramzi Sarkis (AEGD 96, DMD 02, ENDO 05, MSD 08) is one of Massachusetts Dental Society’s (MDS) newest Ten Under 10.

Ten Under 10 recognizes member dentists who graduated dental school within the past 10 years and “have made significant contributions to the profession, their community, and/or organized dentistry.”

“I enjoy merging science and technology with the art of dentistry to positively impact my patients’ well-being and health,” says Dr. Sarkis.

Dr. Sarkis donates his time to organized dentistry, including the Metropolitan District Dental Society, Yankee Dental Congress, American Association of Endodontists, and MDS.

“Participating in the MDS is not just about giving back to the profession; it is also about believing in change and making it happen,” Dr. Sarkis says. “My goal is to serve on the committee where I can be most productive.”

From 2008-09, Dr. Sarkis served as Director ad interim of the Post-doctoral Program in Endodontics.

In addition to his BU degrees, Dr. Sarkis holds a dental degree (DChD) from Saint Joseph University in Beirut. He works in private practice at North Shore Endodontic Associates in Peabody and Brookline Endodontic Associates.

Past recipients of Ten Under 10 who are affiliated with GSDM include: Ariel Bales-Kogan DMD 03 DPH 06 ORTHO 07; Dara Cunnion DMD 99 PEDO 01; Mark Doherty Jr. ENDO 05; Yael Frydman DMD 05; Amelia Grabe Lane DMD 05; Dorothy ("Deedee") Gurin DMD 97; Sergio Guzman PERIO 01 PERIO 02 DMD 03; Kevin Peterson DMD 98 ENDO 00; Jared Reid DMD 04; Anubha K. Sacheti PEDO 08; and Frank Schiano DMD 06 AEGD 07.


Mission of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

The Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine will be the premier academic dental institution promoting excellence in dental education, research, oral health care, and community service to improve the overall health of the global population.

We will provide outstanding service to a diverse group of students, patients, faculty, staff, alumni, and healthcare professionals within our facilities, our community, and the world.

We will shape the future of the profession through scholarship, creating and disseminating new knowledge, developing and using innovative technologies and educational methodologies, and by promoting critical thinking and lifelong learning.

We will do so in an ethical, supportive environment, consistent with our core values of respect, truth, responsibility, fairness, compassion; and our operational values of excellence, service and effective communication in synergy with the strategic plan of Boston University.

We will support this mission using responsible financial policies and philanthropy.

Dr. Ramzi Sarkis
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