PROFESSIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS: ECMC Adds Expertise of Two Maxillofacial Prosthodontists to Medical-Dental Staff
BUFFALO NEW YORK – Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation officials announced that it has added the expertise of two highly skilled maxillofacial prosthodontists to its medical-dental staff.
Paul Canallatos, D.D.S., M.S. Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Paul Canallatos, D.D.S., M.S., is a Maxillofacial Prosthodontist in ECMC’s Department of Dentistry, Division of Oral Oncology and Maxillofacial Prosthetics. After completing his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Paul Canallatos was awarded a certificate of completion of general practice residency from Roswell Park Cancer Institute and a certificate of completion of an implant fellowship from the University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine. While completing his implant fellowship, he was an assistant professor at the University at Buffalo, and worked in a private practice. Dr. Canallatos completed his advanced prosthodontics specialty training in conjunction with a Master of Science degree at West Virginia University. His recent alma mater is the University of California, Los Angeles, where he completed a fellowship in maxillofacial prosthetics. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American College of Prosthodontists, and the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics.
Jessica Canallatos, D.D.S., M.S. Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Jessica Canallatos, D.D.S., M.S., is a Maxillofacial Prosthodontist within ECMC’s General Dentistry service. Dr. Jessica Canallatos obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine. She completed her advanced prosthodontics specialty training in conjunction with a Master of Science degree at West Virginia University. Having formerly taught prosthodontics at West Virginia University, Dr. Jessica Canallatos now provides prosthodontic instruction in the ECMC dental clinic and laboratory. Dr. Canallatos is a member of the American Dental Association, the American College of Prosthodontists, the 8th District Dental Society, and the New York State Dental Association.
ABOUT ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (ECMC) CORPORATION: The ECMC Corporation was established as a New York State Public Benefit Corporation and since 2004 has included an advanced academic medical center with 573 inpatient beds, on- and off-campus health centers, more than 30 outpatient specialty care services and Terrace View, a 390-bed long-term care facility. ECMC is Western New York’s only Level 1 Adult Trauma Center, as well as a regional center for burn care, behavioral health services, transplantation, medical oncology and head & neck cancer care, rehabilitation and a major teaching facility for the University at Buffalo. Most ECMC physicians, dentists and pharmacists are dedicated faculty members of the university and/or members of a private practice plan. More Western New York residents are choosing ECMC for exceptional patient care and patient experiences – the difference between healthcare and true care™.