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Dr. Edward E. Herschaft

Dr. Edward E. Herschaft received a BA from CUNY’s Queens College and a DDS from West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 1970.

He completed a residency in oral and maxillofacial pathology at the Medical University of South Carolina and received a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of New Orleans.

Dr. Herschaft is a Professor Emeritus at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine and is currently Professor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Nevada - Las Vegas (UNLV) School of Dental Medicine and Guest Professor at the Nankai University Medical School in Tianjin, China. Additionally, Dr. Herschaft serves as a forensic dental consultant to the Clark County (Las Vegas) Nevada Coroner’s Office and is Director of Education and an Associate Dentist with Health Promotion Specialists (HPS).

He is a 1998 recipient of the West Virginia University, School of Dentistry Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award.

He is a Diplomate of the American Boards of Oral Medicine and Forensic Odontology and a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, International College of Dentists, American Academy of Forensic Sciences and Pierre Fauchard Academy.