Meet the Doctor

Ziad N. Tohme, D.M.D., D.Sc.

Meet the Doctor

Meet Doctor Tohme

Education:

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Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology, 2001

Diplomate, Michigan Board of Periodontology, 2001

Ohio State Dental Board, 2000

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Dental Board, 1995

Northeast regional Dental Board 1994

Guest Lecturer and Advisory Board Committee Member at Owens Community College/ Hygiene Department. 2006-Present.

Board of Directors, Toledo Dental Society, January, 2008-December, 2011.

Sole Proprietor, Toledo Periodontics, Inc. Toledo, Ohio & Monroe, Michigan 2000- Present.

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Assistant Professor, Boston University, Dental School, Periodontics, 1998-2000

Private Practice, Periodontal & Implants, Massachusetts, 1998-2000

Science Award for the year 1997, Boston University

Published numerous research articles in medical and dental journals.

Lectured and supervised courses in multiple aspects of Periodontics and Dental Implants.

Doctor of Science D.Sc/CAGS, Periodontology, Boston University, 1998

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Ph.D. program, Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester, 1995

Advanced training in Periodontology, Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, 1995

Research training, Department of Oral Biology, Boston University, 1993

Externship in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Louisiana Medical Center, 1992

D.M.D. Degree, Boston University, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, 1991

Research training, Department of Oral Biology, Boston University, 1991

Membership:

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The American Academy of Periodontology

American Dental Association

The Academy of Osseointegration

American Association for Dental Research

Massachusetts Dental Society

Ohio Dental Society

Ohio Periodontal Society

Midwest Society of Periodontology

Toledo Dental Society

Russell W. Bunting Periodontal Society, Ann Arbor, MI

Straumann Alliance President’s Club
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Publications:

Dr. Tohme Published numerous research articles in medical and dental journals.
Lectured and supervised courses in multiple aspects of Periodontics and Dental Implants.
Examples of publications:

The effect of Matrix Metalloproteinase Inhibitor on the progression of
periodontal disease. S. Karatzas,P. Robledo, P. Michell, Z. Tohme, A.
Trujillo, T. Van Dyke (Journal of dental Research, Volume 79, Special
Issues, page 342, 2000)

Periodontal Diagnosis (Evaluation of Current Concepts and Future Needs)
Ziad N. Tohme and Thomas E. Van Dyke

Journal of the International Academy of Periodontology 2000.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12666964

Moesin Functions as a Lipopolysaccharide receptor on human
Monocytes. ZIAD N.Tohme, Salomon Amar, Thomas Van Dyke.
(Infection & Immunity Journal July 1999,Vol 67,No., P.3215-3220)
http://iai.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/67/7/3215

Sequence Analysis of the Human Neutrophil Lipoxin A4 Receptor
(LX A4R) from periodontal Patients: Impact of a Lipoxin Analog on
Superoxide Anion Generation. N. Chiang, B.D. Levy, Z.Tohme,T.E
Van Dyke, and C.N. Serhan. J Dent. Res. (1999, Vol.78. 1983)

Prevalence of periodontitis in a Well Controlled Diabetic population. S.
Guzman, Z. Tohme, T.E Van Dyke
J Dent. Res. (1999, Vol. 78 :3487)

Characterization of a LPS low affinity cell surface membrane
receptor on human monocytes, J Dent. Res. (1997)
Z. Tohme, S. Amar, T. Van Dyke

Association between HLA class II antigens, antibody response and
periodontal status. J Dent Res. 1995; 74(Spec. Issue):157(167).
Hart TC, Tohme Z, et al.

Community:

Miles for Smiles Toledo 2012
Miles for Smiles Toledo 2012
  • Dr. Tohme is the founder of the ( MILES FOR SMILES) project in 2008, it is a great project to raise awareness, funds and donated services to provide much needed dental care for Toledo area residents who struggle with access to dental care. Our community can work together to “give back” to these underserved residents in the Toledo area. A 5K run/walk to raise funds for access to care, the first year recipient will be the Dental Center of Northwest Ohio. http://milesforsmilestoledo.org
  • Dr. Tohme is a Guest Lecturer and Advisory Board Committee Member at Owens Community College/ Hygiene Department. 2006-Present.
    https://www.owens.edu/academic_dept/health_tech/dental/advisory.html
  • Dr. Tohme is an elected officer in the Board of Directors, Toledo Dental Society, January, 2008-December, 2011.
    http://www.toledodentalsociety.com/About%20TDS.htm

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Social and a family life:

Dr. Tohme and Catherine

Dr. Tohme enjoys his family life in Toledo Ohio, with his wife Dr. Seba Tohme and their daughter Catherine Joy.

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He and His family are active members of their local church in Toledo Ohio.
He enjoys leading a healthy style of life, enjoys playing tennis, swimming, and fishing in Lake Erie