Academic Divisions

Advanced Endodontics Residents


Class of 2020: (from left) (top) D. Magness (Endo Intern), S. Barnett, M. Kotapish, (bottom) L. Chen, M Palya, Dr. Melissa Drum.

Class of 2020

Seth Barnett, DMD
Home - Bloomington, IL
Undergraduate - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (BS), 2013
Dental School – Southern Illinois University (SIU), 2017
Postdoctoral Training- Attended (SIU) Advanced Education in General Dentistry, 2018

Lo-Shen Chen, DDS
Home - Dublin, OH
Undergraduate – The Ohio State University
Dental School – The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Private Practice – United States Air Force

Matthew Kotapish, DDS
Home - Akron, OH
Undergraduate – The Ohio State University - 2013
Dental School – The Ohio State University College of Dentistry - 2017
Endodontic Intern – Ohio State University, 2017-2018

Morgan Palya, DMD
Home - Pittsburgh, PA
Undergraduate - Washington & Jefferson College (BA) 2011
Dental School – University of Pittsburgh, 2016
Postdoctoral Education- GPR- VA, Pittsburgh, PA
Private Practice – Pittsburgh, PA, 2017-2018

 

Ohio State College of Dentistry Endodontics class of 2021
From left: Joseph Charnas, DDS; Benjamin Blumberg, DDS, (Endo Intern); Daniel Magness, DDS; James Smithson, DDS; Leigh Yarborough, DMD;  Dr. Melissa Drum

Class of 2021

Joseph C. Charnas, DDS
Home - Cortland, OH
Undergraduate - Kent State University (BS), 2014
Dental School - Ohio State University, 2018
Postdoctoral - GPR, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown, OH, 2019

Daniel Magness, DDS
Home - Cincinnati, Ohio
Undergraduate - Xavier University 
Dental School – The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Postdoctoral Education- United States Air Force
Private Practice – Columbus, OH 

James Smithson, DDS
Home - Suwanee, Ga
Undergraduate: University of Georgia, 2012
Dental School: The Ohio State University, 2016
Morrow Family Health Center: 2016-2019

Leigh Yarborough, DMD
Home - Columbia, SC
Undergraduate - Clemson University (BS), 2014
Dental School – Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 2018 
Postdoctoral – General Practice Residency, The Ohio State University