Salvatore Termini, DDS

Dr. Salvatore Termini is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with medical licenses in the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Texas. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Northwestern University Dental School in 1993 and had his postgraduate training at Cook County Hospital and Evanston-Glenbrook Hospital. In 2003, he earned his Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery board certification.

Dr. Termini has been involved in numerous lectures though OMFS Resident Lecture Series in Chicago and is also a member of many professional organizations including the Chicago Dental Society, Arcolian Dental Arts Society, Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and many more. Dr. Termini has been published and continues to keep his specialty knowledge current through continuing education. His special interests include treatment of facial trauma, jaw reconstruction, sinus grafting and researching maxillofacial traumatology and minimally invasive treatments.

You can find Dr. Termini spending his free time doing anything between learning how to scuba to enjoying science fiction. Any patient in the care of Dr. Termini will be sure to experience his friendly and personable personality.

Experience

1993 – Doctor of Dental Surgery: Northwestern University Dental School
1988 – Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences: University of Texas, Houston
1986 – Bachelor of Science: University of Chicago, The College, Chicago, Illinois, Major: Chemistry
1982 – College Preparatory Curriculum, Jesuit College Preparatory, Dallas, Texas

Post-Graduate Training

07/1995-07/1999
Residency: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Cook County Hospital

07/1994-07/1995
General Practice Residency / Internship in Oral Surgery
Cook County Hospital

07/1993-06/1994
General Practice Residency in Dentistry
Evanston-Glenbrook Hospital

Board Certification

Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2003

Licensure

Active Medical Licenses: Illinois# 019023528
Texas #24976
Wisconsin#6405

Faculty and Hospital Appointments/Employers

02/2010-06/2012
Cook County Residency Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at John H. Stroger Hospital, Residency Program Director

06/2001 – Present
Cook County Hospital (Stroger Hospital of Cook County)
Faculty, Department of Surgery, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

05/01/2005 – Present
Lincoln and Orland Park Dental Specialists
Chicago, Illinois
Orland Park, Illinois

06/2000 – 06/2001
Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Springfield, Illinois

Hospital Staff Privileges

June 2000 – Present
John Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Cook County Hospital Residency Program
Attending Staff
1900 West Polk Street, Suite #611, Chicago, Illinois

March 2001 – Present
Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center
Adjunct Attending Staff
Department of Surgery
1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, Illinois

Lectures

An Introduction to Dental Implants 12/13/2010
OMFS Resident Lecture Series, Chicago, Illinois

Updates: Lecture Series in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Part I 1/17/2011
OMFS Resident Lecture Series, Chicago, Illinois

Indications, Treatment Planning and, Surgical Techniques for Genioplasties 02/28/2011
OMFS Resident Lecture Series, Chicago, Illinois

Critical Reading of Professional Literature in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 03/28/2011
OMFS Resident Journal Club Series, Chicago, Illinois

History, Applications, and Developments in Distraction Osteogenesis 06/06/2011
OMFS Resident Lecture Series, Chicago, Illinois

Updates: Lecture Series in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Part II 10/11/2011
OMFS Resident Lecture Series, Chicago, Illinois

Professional Organizations

  • Chicago Dental Society 1994 – Present
  • Arcolian Dental Arts Society 2003 – Present
  • Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 1998 – Present
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 1998 – Present
  • Fellowship Status Since 2003
  • American Dental Association 1994 -Present
  • Illinois Dental Society 1994 – Present
  • University Club of Chicago 2006 – 2008

Committee Activities

Bio-Ethics Review Committee, Stroger Hospital of Cook County 06/2005-06/2007

Publications

Iatrogenic Ranula Formation Secondary to Haphazard Implant Placement,
Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery 64:1204-1208, 2006

Cook County Manual of Emergency Procedures, Chapter 5 , Dental Emergencies,
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2012

Special Interestes

  • Treatment of Facial Trauma
  • Reconstruction of Atrophic Maxilla and Mandible
  • Bone Grafting, Adjuncts, and Alternatives
  • Ablation of Benign Maxillofacial Neoplasms
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Implantology
  • Sinus Grafting
  • Orthognathic Surgery