Leo J Sushner, DDS Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Leo J Sushner, D.D.S.
  • Phone: 703-216-3260
  • Cell: 703 216 3260
Email this expert

Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Dentist and Periodontics

Specialty Focus: Periodontics, dental implant surgery, oral surgery, gum disease, dental bone loss, tooth extractions, tooth decay, tooth removal, tooth preservation, dental nerve roots, dental bridges, root canals, dental crowns, and prosthetic dentistry

Education: D.D.S., Meharry Medical College, School of Dentistry; Certificate in Periodontics, University of Missouri, Kansas City; Certificate in Periodontics, VA Hospital Center, Leavenworth, KS

Years in Practice: 35

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 16


Additional Information

Dr. Sushner is a licensed periodontist with 39+ years of experience in clinical periodontics and dentistry. He is currently on the faculty at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine, where he provides patient care and clinical instruction to dental students in the school's dental clinic. Previously, Dr. Sushner practiced dentistry and periodontics for 34 years as a partner in a private dental practice in Falls Church, VA. He is a former Adjunct Clinical Professor at Georgetown University College of Dentistry. Dr. Sushner received specialty training and certification in periodontics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Graduate School of Dentistry and the Veterans Administration Hospital in Leavenworth, KS. Dr. Sushner has extensive experience in litigation support for both plaintiff and defense counsel. He has been called upon to express opinions on dental standard of care in cases involving periodontal disease, gum disease, dental implants, and prosthetic, endodontic, and restorative dentistry. Dr. Sushner holds a Florida Expert Witness Certificate.