- Company: Leo J Sushner, D.D.S.
- Phone: 703-216-3260
- Cell: 703 216 3260
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Dentist and Periodontics
Specialty Focus: Periodontics, dental implant surgery, dental extractions, periodontal disease, dental nerve injury, dental treatment planning, orthodontics, dental bone and gum infections, dental malpractice consultant, dental negligence, dental reconstruction, dental trauma, dental restoration, dental injuries
Education: 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
Years in Practice: 35
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 12
Dr. Sushner is a licensed periodontist with 39+ years of experience in dentistry, clinical periodontics and dental implants. Dr. Sushner serves on the faculty of Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Dr. Sushner is a Florida Certified Dental Expert Witness. Dr. Sushner is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, the Florida Society of Periodontists, the Virginia State Dental Association and the Northern Virginia Dental Society. Dr. Sushner practiced dentistry and periodontics as a partner in a private dental practice in Falls Church, VA. He is a former adjunct clinical instructor 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 plaintiffs and defense counsel. Dr. Sushner provides case reviews, affidavits, case reports, and testimony at depositions and trial. Dr. Sushner has been called upon to offer expert opinions in cases involving the standard of care as it relates to periodontal disease, gum disease, dental implants, oral pathology, restorative dentistry, oral surgery, prosthetic dentistry, endodontics, and orthodontics. Dr. Sushner welcomes the opportunity to consult with counsel on their prospective cases and is available to answer any questions or address concerns.