Thomas J. Boland MD, DMD
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. Petersburg FL
(727)-525-0155

Thomas J. Boland, M.D., D.M.D.

Brief Synopsis:

Graduate of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry, and Vanderbilt University Medical School… Residency in General Surgery and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery… Boarded and licensed in dentistry and medicine… National Board of Medical Examiners… Certified American Board Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons… Active staff affiliations with six hospitals… Member of numerous professional organizations… Numerous publications and presentations… Current research interest in facial trauma, dental implants, management of facial asymmetry disorders, TMJ disorders, and treatment of cleft lip and palate.

Personal Data:

Office Address: 6540 4th Street North, Suite A
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
5312 State Road 54
New Port Richey, Fl 34652
Office Telephone: (727) 525-0155
Office Fax: (727) 520-7173

Education:

1973 High School Diploma West Hazelton High
West Hazelton, PA
1976 Bachelor of Science
Biophysics
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA
1977 Graduate Assistantship University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
1981 Doctor of Dentistry University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
1985 Doctor of Medicine Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
1994 Masters of Business
Administration
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Postgraduate:

1981-1982 General Practice
Residency
University of California
San Francisco, CA
1982-1983 Internship, Oral and
Maxillofacial Surgery
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN
1983-1985 Junior Residency, Oral
and Maxillofacial Surgery
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN
1985-1986 Internship General Surgery Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN
1986-1987 Chief Residency
Oral Surgery
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Boards:

Dentistry: National Board of Dental Examiners
  Northeast Regional Dental Boards
  State of California Dental Board
  Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Dental Board
  State of Florida Dental Board
  American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Medicine: National Board of Medical Examiners
  Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Medical Board
  State of Florida Medical Board

Licenses:

Dentistry: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  State of California
  State of Florida
Medicine: State of Florida

Hospital Affiliations, Past:

Vanderbilt University Hospital
Nashville, TN
General-Oral Surgery
Houseofficer
Saint Thomas Hospital
Nashville, TN
General Surgery
Houseofficer
Nashville Metropolitan General
Nashville, TN
General-Oral Surgery
Houseofficer
Nashville Veterans Hospital
Nashville, TN
General-Oral Surgery
Houseofficer
Murfreesboro Veterans Hospital
Murfreesboro, TN
Houseofficer
Horton Hospital
Tullahoma, TN
Emergency Room
Physician
Largo Medical
Largo, FL
General Surgery
Houseofficer

Hospital Affiliations, Present:

All Children’s Hospital
St. Petersburg, FL
Active
Bayfront Medical Center
St. Petersburg, FL
Active
Edward White Hospital
St. Petersburg, FL
Active

Professional Organizations and Memberships:

American Dental Association
 
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
 
Florida Children’s Medical Service
 
Vanderbilt Medical Alumni Association
 
Penn State Alumni Association
 
West Coast Dental Society
 
Pinellas County Dental Society
 
All Children’s Hospital Cleft Palate Team and Advisory Committee
 
Florida Cleft Palate Association
 
American Society of Temporomandibular Joint Surgeons
 
American College of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons
 
Florida Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Publications:

Dentistry and the team approach to cleft palate management. Dentistry 82.2:34-36, 1982.
 
Boland TJ, Beirne OR: Zygomatic Exostosis. International J of Oral Surg 12:124-126. 1983.
 
Chuong R, Boland TJ, and Piper MA: Pneumomediastinum and subcutaneous emphysema associated with temporomandibular joint surgery. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Path 74:2-6, 1992.
 
Chuong R, Piper MA, and Boland TJ: Recurrent giant cell reaction to residual Proplast in temporomandibular joint surgery. Oral Surg Oral med oral Path 76:16-9, 1993.

Boland TJ: The team approach to cleft palate treatment. Today’s FDA 5:5c-6c, #3,1993.
 
Chuong R, Boland TJ: Osteonecrosis of the mandibular condyle. J Oral and Maxillofacial Surg 79 (5):539-45, May 1995.

Academic Appointments:

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
Assistant Clinical Professor of
Plastic Surgery, 1995-2000

Presentations:

“Respiratory Considerations in the Surgical Patients”, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, October, 1984.

“Liver Disease”, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, September, 1986.
 
“Fractures of the Mandibular Condyle”, Maxillofacial Trauma Conference, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, September, 1986.
 
“Maxillary Fractures”, Maxillofacial Trauma Conference, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, April, 1987.
 
“Rheumatoid Arthritis”, Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma Conference, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, April, 1987.
 
“Evaluation of Bone Quality in the Implant Patient”, Bay Area Implant Study Club, St. Petersburg, Florida, October, 1987.
 
“Inservice on Maxillofacial Surgery and Postoperative Care”, Northside Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, July, 1988.
 
“Osseointegrated Implants and Preprosthetic Surgery”, Update Seminar for The Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, October, 1988.
 
“Medical Management of the TMJ/Facial Pain Patient”, Update Seminar for the center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, October, 1988.
 
“Microscopic TMJ Surgery, TMJ Doppler Auscultation, Radiology Update”, L.D. Pankey Institute, Key Biscayne, Florida, June, 1989.
 
“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Florida Prosthodontic Seminar, Ponte Verde Beach, Florida, December 1989.
 
“Early Secondary Bone Grafting of the Alveolar Clefts”, Florida Cleft Palate Association, Orlando, Florida, February, 1990.

“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, March, 1990.
 
“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, April, 1990.
 
“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, May, 1990.
 
“Bone Grafting of Alveolar Clefts”, All Children’s Hospital Cleft Palate Team, Annual Retreat, St. Petersburg, Florida, August, 1990.

“Management of Complex Facial Trauma, TMJ Surgery, Screening Head and Neck Examinations”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, TMJ Seminar, St. Petersburg, Florida, August, 1990
 
“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, September, 1990.
 
“Advanced Techniques in Implant Surgery”, Center for Advanced Dental Study, St. Petersburg, Florida, February, 1991.
 
“Facial Esthetics and Dental Implants”, American Society or Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses, St. Petersburg, Florida, February, 1991.
 
“Soft Tissue Procedures to maintain Lip Morphology in Cleft Patients Undergoing Orthognathic Surgery”, Florida Cleft Palate Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, February, 1991.
 
“Submandibular Gland Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma-Surgical Treatment and Reconstruction”, Oncology Conference-St.Anthony’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, May, 1991.
 
“Alveolar Bone Grafting in the Phase of Mixed Dentition”, Florida Cleft Palate Association, St. Petersburg, Florida, February, 1993.
 
“Radiographic Changes-Repair Versus Diskectomy”, American Society of Temporomandibular Joint Surgeons, Scottsdale, Arizona, February, 1992.

“Orthognathic Surgery, Cleft Bone Graft, Dental Implants”, National Pediatric Center, Moscow, Russia, April, 1993.
 
“Oral Surgery for the General Practitioner”, MSI Seminar, St. Petersburg, Florida, June, 1993.
 
“Emergency Preparedness in the Dental Office”, MSI Seminar, St. Petersburg, Florida, August, 1993.
 
“Alveolar Bone Grafting, Latham Appliances”, National Pediatric Center, Moscow, Russia, September, 1993.
 
“Emergency Preparedness in the Dental Office”, MSI Seminar, St. Petersburg, Florida, September, 1993.
 
“An Overview of Dental Implant Therapy”, Bay Area Implant Study Club, St. Petersburg, Florida, September, 1994.
 
“The Moscow Experience”, Pinellas County Dental Hygiene Association, St. Petersburg, Florida, October, 1994.
 
“Periodontal Consideration in Dental Implant Therapy”, Bay Area Implant Study Club, St. Petersburg, Florida, November, 1994.
 
“Latham Appliance in treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate”, Florida Cleft Palate Association, Gainesville, Florida, January, 1995.
 
“The Moscow Experience”, AAOMS Cleft Palate Clinical Interest Group, AAOMS Midwinter Meeting, Orlando, Florida, February, 1995.
 
“Cleft Lip and Palate Treatment”, West Pasco Dental Association, New Port Richey, Florida, October, 1995.
 
“TMJ and Orthognathic Surgery”, Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, February, 1996.
 
“Facial Cosmetic Surgery, Iliac, Cranial, Rib Grafts in Facial and Implant Therapy”, Tampa Implant Study Group, University Community Hospital, Tampa, Florida, November, 1996.

“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment”, Family Practice Resident Seminar, Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, Florida, September, 1998.

“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment”, Seminar for Continuing Legal Education Credit, St. Petersburg, Florida, April, 1999.
 
“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment”, Seminar for Continuing Legal Education, St. Petersburg, Florida, February, 2000.
 
“Medical and Surgical Treatment of TMJ Disorders”, Pasco County Chiropractic Association, St. Petersburg, Florida, July, 2001.
 
“Medical and Surgical Treatment of TMJ Disorders”, Palm Harbor MRI, St. Petersburg, Florida, June, 2001.
 
“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment, Magnetic Resonance Imaging”, Seminar for Legal Education, Tampa, Florida, October, 2001.
 
“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment”, Pinellas County Chiropractic Society, St. Petersburg, Florida, June, 2002.
 
“TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment”, Pasco County Chiropractic Society, St. Petersburg, Florida, March, 2004.
 
“Diagnosis and Treatment of TMJ Disorders,” Pinellas County Chiropractic Society, St. Petersburg, FL June 2011.
 
“A Retrospective Study of 23 Years of Alveolar Bone Grafts: Outcomes and Technical Refinements,” Florida Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association, Naples, FL September 2011.
 
“Changes in Velo-Pharyngeal Function and Nasal Morphology Following Large Maxillary Advancements,” Florida Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association, Naples, FL September 2011.