Michael Miloro, DMD, MD, FACS

Department Head and Professor 

UICollaboratory Profile


Dr. Michael Miloro is Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department Head, and Professor at the University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois.  Dr. Miloro, a native New Yorker, attended the University of Rochester in New York, and received his dental degree at Tufts University Dental School in Boston.  He received his medical degree, General Surgery training, and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery certificate at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.  Dr. Miloro has held academic positions at The Ohio State University, University of Maryland at Baltimore, and University of Nebraska Medical Center.  Dr. Miloro is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a Faculty Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.  Dr. Miloro has research interests in neural regeneration, bone healing, implantology, distraction osteogenesis, and orthognathic surgery.  He has lectured nationally and internationally on many subjects, including maxillofacial trauma, nerve repair, endoscopic-assisted maxillofacial surgery, and distraction osteogenesis of the maxillofacial skeleton.  He has published extensively in the medical and dental literature, has written many textbook chapters, is a manuscript reviewer for several major journals, and serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontology, and he is an Editor of three major textbooks in the specialty, Peterson's Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Management of Complications in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and Trigeminal Nerve Injuries. 


Thomas Schlieve; Maha Almusa; Michael Miloro; Antonia Kolokythas. Temporomandibular joint replacement for ankylosis correction in nager syndrome: Case report and review of the literature. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(3):616-625.

Antonia Kolokythas; Maria Karas; Thomas Sarna; William Flick; Michael Miloro. Does cytokine profiling of aspirate from jaw cysts and tumors have a role in diagnosis? Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(5):1070-1080.

Thomas Sarna; Trina Sengupta; Michael Miloro; Antonia Kolokythas. Cervical necrotizing fasciitis with descending mediastinitis: Literature review and case report. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(6):1342-1350.

Joel Schwartz; Sylvia Pavlova; Antonia Kolokythas; Mulokozi Lugakingira; Lin Tao; Michael Miloro. Streptococci-human papilloma virus interaction with ethanol exposure leads to keratinocyte damage. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(8):1867-1879.

Michael Miloro; Antonia Kolokythas. Inferior Alveolar and Lingual Nerve Imaging. Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America. 2011;19(1):35-46.


Dr. Miloro