Meet Dr. Daniel Petersen

Oral Surgeon in Redding

Dr. Daniel Petersen

Undergraduate Education

B.A., Anthropology, June 1995
University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD
January 1996- June 1997

Professional Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery, May 2002
Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland Baltimore

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Professional Training

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency July 2004- June 2008
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Fellowship July 2003- June 2004
New York Presbyterian Hospital Weil Medical College of Cornell University, NY, NY

General Practice Residency July 2002-June 2003
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Externship December 1998
Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland Baltimore

Chief Resident Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Long Island Jewish Medical Center 2007-2008

Chief Resident Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Stony Brook Medical Center 2007-2008

Dr. Daniel Petersen holding a kid on his head

Research Training

Research Assistant August 1997-1998
Anatomy and Neurobiology Department, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship June 1997- August 1997
Office of Student Research and Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Research Technician January 1996- June 1997
Becoming a Family Project, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD

Board Eligible
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Honors and Awards

Baltimore College of Dental Surgery

Irving I. Abramson Endodontics Award, May 2002
Who’s Who among American Dental Schools, May 2002
Gorgas Odontological Honorary Society, September 2000- May 2002
Senior Clerkship in Endodontics, 2001-2002

Undergraduate Education

Dean’s List
Golden Key National Honors Society, August 1997- Present
Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship, June 1997

Dr. Daniel Petersen

Professional Activities

Baltimore College of Dental Surgery

Class President 2000-2002
Student Affairs Committee
Clinical Advisory Board
Student Liaison to Faculty Council
Student Dental Association Executive Committee

University of California at Santa Barbara

Associated Students Program Board 1994-1995

Licensure

California Dental Licensure 2008-present
New York Dental Licensure 2003-2009
Dental Boards Part I
Dental Boards Part II

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Member
Academy of Osseointegration, Member
American Dental Association, Member
California Dental Association, Member
California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Member

Hospital and Clinics

Mercy Medical Center

Shasta Regional Medical Center

Dr. Daniel Petersen with family

Publication and Presentations

Coolen, L.M., Petersen, D., Veening, J.G., and Shipley, M.T. The Subprarafasicular thalamic nucleus: Compartmentalization and Functional Implications.

Coolen, L.M., Veening, J.G., Petersen, D., Murphy, A.Z., and Shipley, M.T. Mating induced neural activity in lumbosacral spinal cord of male and female rat: Involvement of pelvic nerve afferents and galanin containing neurons.

Poster Presentation for The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program University of Maryland School of Medicine, August 1997.

Chief Resident Presentation Long Island Jewish Medical Center 2008 Distraction Osteogenesis for Correction of Micrognathia in Infant with Pierre Robin’s Syndrome.

New York City Oral and Pathology Society
New York Presbyterian Weil Cornell Medical Center 2008
Treatment of Osteomyelitis with Resection and Reconstruction of Mandible and Temporomandibular Joint with prefabricated prosthetic joint.

Dental Implant Mini Residency
Redding California 2009
Hosted and moderated the following topics: Perio, Surgery, Dental tech, Pros/pros

Introduction to Dental Implants
Win River Lecture

Dr. Petersen is up to date with his Continuing Education. He exceeds the minimum standard of 60 credits bi-yearly.

Dr. Petersen lives in West Redding with his wife Melissa and their three children, Alani, Max, and Eli. Dr. Petersen loves sports, biking, hiking and playing tennis. He enjoys spending time with his family and attending all of his children’s sporting events.