Leo Sushner, DDS Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Leo J Sushner, D.D.S.
  • Phone: 703-216-3260
  • Cell: 703 216 3260
  • Website: LeoSushnerDDS.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Periodontics and Dentist

Specialty Focus:

Periodontics, dental implant surgery, dental extractions, periodontal disease, dental nerve injury, dental treatment planning, oral cancer, orthodontics, osteoradionecrosis, dental bone and gum infections, paresthesia, dental negligence, dental reconstruction, dental trauma, dental injuries


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

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Additional Information

Dr. Sushner is a licensed periodontist with forty years of experience in clinical periodontics, dental implant surgery, and dentistry. Dr. Sushner has served as an expert witness for over twenty five years. Dr. Sushner is certified as a Florida Dental Expert Witness and holds a Florida Dental Teaching Permit. Dr. Sushner has served as an adjunct faculty at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida since 2014. Dr. Sushner has broad experience in performing and evaluating periodontal, implant and dental surgical procedures, including extractions. Dr. Sushner has placed and consulted on thousands of dental implants and has decades of experience in all phases of implant dentistry. Dr. Sushner has expertise and experience in diagnosing and treating gum disease, oral pathology bone grafting, sinus augmentation procedures and implant site evaluations. Dr. Sushner is a former adjunct clinical instructor at Georgetown University. Dr. Sushner earned his dental degree from Meharry Medical College. Dr. Sushner received specialty training and certification in periodontics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and the Veterans Administration Hospital in Leavenworth, KS. Dr. Sushner provides telephone consults, records review, affidavits, certificates of merit, case reports, and testimony at depositions and trial. Dr. Sushner has been called upon to offer opinions in civil and criminal cases and before state licensing boards. Dr. Sushner provides case evaluations and opinions involving the standard of care as it relates to periodontal disease, dental implants, oral pathology, oral surgery, prosthetic dentistry, root canals, orthodontics and general dentistry. Dr. Sushner provides easy to understand case overviews that address the important issues involved in each case. Dr. Sushner offers objective, non-biased, evidenced based opinions. Dr. Sushner provides thorough, quality oriented, efficient expert witness service. Dr. Sushner makes himself available to provide expert witness service as scheduling or filing deadlines may necessitate. Please feel free to contact Dr. Sushner if you have any questions or concerns.