Directors

Interim Director of Admissions

Dr. Gary Jeffers
jefferge@udmercy.edu

313-494-6651
DC 459

Director of Advanced Education in General Dentistry

Dr. Mary Parise
parisema@udmercy.edu
313-494-6907
DC 345

Director of Clinic Operations

Ms. P. Lynne Sikawa
walshpl@udmercy.edu
313-494-6752
DC 2266

Director of Continuing Education and Alumni Relations

Ms. Kimberly A. Mercier
kimberly.mercier@udmercy.edu
313-494-6694
DC 451

Director of Community Outreach

Dr. Divesh Byrappagari
byrappdi@udmercy.edu
313-494-6627
DC 452

Director of Dental Hygiene Admissions

Ms. Margie Coleman
colemame@udmercy.edu
313-494-6696
DC 307

Director of the Division of Dental Hygiene

Prof. Kathi Shepherd
shephekr@udmercy.edu
313-494-6693
DC 453

Director of Educational Technology

Mr. Michael Verdusco
verdusmi@udmercy.edu
313-494-6936
DC 471

Director of Graduate Endodontics

Dr. Michael Hoen
hoenmi@udmercy.edu
313-494-6603
DC 316

Director of Graduate Periodontics

Dr. Monish Bhola
bholamo@udmercy.edu
313-494-6663
DC 4

Director of Infection Control and Safety

Dr. Sanjay Chand
chandsp@udmercy.edu
313-494-6824
DC 428

Director of Multicultural Affairs

Dr. Deirdre Young
youngdd@udmercy.edu
313-494-6653
DC 455

Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Imaging Center

Dr. James Geist
geistjr@udmercy.edu
313-494-6675
DC 437

Director of Research

Dr. Michelle Wheater
wheatemi@udmercy.edu
313-494-6634
DC 430

Director of School of Dentistry Library

Ms. Marilyn Dow
dowmk@udmercy.edu
313-494-6905
DC 2003

Director of Temporal Mandibular Oral Facial Pain Center

Dr. Ahmed Deebajah
deebajam@udmercy.edu

313-494-6854
DC 338

Director of UHC and Predoctoral Patient Care

Dr. Melanie Mayberry
mayberme@udmercy.edu
313-494-6856
DC 344