Nadim M. Islam

Nadim M. Islam

Nadim M. Islam
Associate Professor, Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences
University of Florida, College of Dentistry, USA


Dr. Islam completed his oral pathology training at the University of Florida College of Dentistry (Gainesville), Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology in 2007. He received his US D.D.S. degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2010. He started at IUSD in 2007 and worked as an Assistant Professor and Director of the Oral Pathology Biopsy Service & Laboratory until 2012. Presently, he is an Associate Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Scinces at University of Florida, College of Dentistry.
Dr. Islam is a member of the American Dental Education Association & American Dental Association; a Fellow, by examination, of the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology; and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology. He is actively involved in a large clinical oral pathology practice and biopsy service. He is presently the Chairperson of the oral pathology section of the ADEA as well as a consultant of oral and maxillofacial pathology to CODA.
He has authored or co-authored more than 20 papers and several book chapters covering a diverse range of topics and addressing both clinical and microscopic aspects of oral and maxillofacial pathology 

Research Interest

Scholarly interests include tobacco associated oral precancerous lesions, as well as various mucocutaneous conditions of autoimmune origin. Special interests include diagnostic surgical & clinical oral pathology and dental education.