Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Chair of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Associate Dean of Hospital Affairs
- Title Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery;
Chair of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery;
Associate Dean of Hospital Affairs
- Office 635 Albany Street
Dr. Mehra is Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). He graduated valedictorian from King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, India, and from the Doctor of Dental Medicine program at GSDM. Dr. Mehra completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency from the combined training program between Boston University and Tufts University. Following graduation, he completed a fellowship in Maxillofacial Reconstructive and Esthetic Surgery under the tutelage of Dr. Larry Wolford at the Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. His clinical interests include surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, and complex functional and esthetic facial reconstruction including Orthognathic, TMJ and Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Mehra is the Editor of three textbooks and has over 100 publications in medical and dental journals and textbooks. He is frequently invited to lecture at national and international meetings. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. In 2009, Dr. Mehra was elected as a Massachusetts delegate to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is presently serving his third consecutive term in that position. Dr. Mehra is presently a Director of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and also a Consultant to the Commission on Dental Accreditation. He is Past President of the Massachusetts Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.