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Periodontics and Oral Medicine

Jill Bashutski, DDS, MS

Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Periodontics
Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
1101 N. University Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Phone: 734-763-3325
Recent Publications


2005 - DDS, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
2008 - Certificate in Periodontics, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI
2008 - MS, Periodontics, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI

Certificates And Licenses

2011 - Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
2009 - Fellow, Royal College of Dentists of Canada
2009 - Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
2008 - Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology 
2008 - Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Program Certificate 


2011- present - Discipline Coordinator for Undergraduate Periodontics, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI
2009 - present - Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI
2008 - 2009 - Clinical Lecturer, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI
2006 - 2008 - Clinical Instructor, The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI

Honors & Awards


2011- Editorial Review Board, Implant Dentistry
2010-Editorial Review Board, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Research
2010 - American Academy of Periodontology Nevins Teaching and Clinical Research Fellowship
2010 - ASBMR Young Investigator Award
2009 - American Academy of Periodontology Balint Orban Clinical Research Award
2009 - Volpe Prize for Clinical Research 1st place
2008 - American Academy of Periodontology Foundation: Richard J. Lazzara Fellowship In Advanced Implant Surgery recipient
2008 - American Dental Education Association/Academy for Academic Leadership Institute for Teaching and Learning American Academy of Periodontology Foundation scholarship recipient held at The University of North Carolina
2005 - American Academy of Periodontology Foundation: Tarrson Regeneration Scholarship
2003 - CDA/Dentsply Student Clinician Program Award for research: 1st place winner of national student research competition
1999 - 2003 - UWO President’s National Scholarship recipient
1999 - Governor General’s Bronze Medal recipient


2008 - University of Michigan Distinguished Periodontics Graduate Student Fellowship
2005 - Quintessence Award for Clinical Periodontics
2004/05 - UWO Faculty Association Award for Academic Excellence
2003 - UWO Wright Dental Award for student research
2002/03 - Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO) Scholarship for highest academic ranking
2002/03 - RCDSO Basic Health Sciences Award
2002/03 - American Dental Society of Anaesthesiology Award
2002/03 - Centennial Orthodontic and Paediatric Dentistry Award
2002 - UWO student research competition winner
1999 - Dr. Martin LeBoldus High School Academic Proficiency Award

Memberships In Professional And Research Societies

American Dental Association (ADA)
International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)
Student Clinicians of the American Dental Association (SCADA)
Canadian Dental Association (CDA)

Recent Publications

Abuhussein H, Bashutski JD, Dabiri D, Halubai S, Layher M, Klausner C, Makhoul H, Kapila Y. The Role of Factors Associated With Apoptosis in Assessing Periodontal Disease Status. J Periodontol. 2013 Dec 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Lin GH, Chan HL, Bashutski JD, Oh TJ, Wang HL. The Effect of Flapless Surgery on Implant Survival and Marginal Bone Level: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. J Periodontol. 2013 Oct 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Jung SR, Bashutski JD, Linebaugh ML. Application of modified bony lid technique to remove or replace compromised implants: case series. Implant Dent. 2013 Jun;22(3):206-11.

Makhoul H, Bashutski J, Halubai S, Dabiri D, Benavides E, Kapila YL. Apoptotic activity of gingival crevicular fluid from localized aggressive periodontitis. J Int Acad Periodontol. 2013 Jan;15(1):2-7.

Bashutski JD, Wang HL, Rudek I, Moreno I, Koticha T, Oh TJ. Effect of flapless surgery on single-tooth implants in the esthetic zone: a randomized clinical trial. J Periodontol. 2013 Dec;84(12):1747-54.

Tatarakis N, Bashutski J, Wang HL, Oh TJ. Early implant bone loss: preventable or inevitable? Implant Dent. 2012 Oct;21(5):379-86. Review.

Fu JH, Bashutski JD, Al-Hezaimi K, Wang HL. Statins, glucocorticoids, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: their influence on implant healing. Implant Dent. 2012 Oct;21(5):362-7. Review.

Jung SR, Bashutski JD, Jandali R, Prasad H, Rohrer M, Wang HL. Histological analysis of soft and hard tissues in a periimplantitis lesion: a human case report. Implant Dent. 2012 Jun;21(3):186-9.

Bashutski J, Oh TJ, Chan HL, Wang HL. Guided tissue regeneration: a decision-making model. J Int Acad Periodontol. 2011 Jul;13(2):48-57.

Bashutski JD, Eber RM, Kinney JS, Benavides E, Maitra S, Braun TM, Giannobile WV, McCauley LK. The impact of vitamin D status on periodontal surgery outcomes. J Dent Res. 2011 Aug;90(8):1007-12.

Chan HL, Wang HL, Bashutski J, Edwards PC, Fu JH, Oh TJ. Retrograde Peri-Implantitis: A Case Report Introducing An Approach to its Management. J Periodontol. 2010 Dec 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21138359.

Bashutski JD, Eber RE, Kinney JS, Benavides E, Maitra S, Braun T, Giannobile WV, McCauley LK. Teriparatide and Osseous Regeneration in the Oral Cavity. N Engl J Med 2010. E-published Oct 16 2010. PubMed PMID: 20950166.

Jung SR, Bashutski JD. Method to simplify a direct implant impression using an extended guide pin. J Prosthet Dent. 2010 Aug;104(2):137-8. PMID [Pub Med - in process]: 20654771.

Jung SR, Bashutski JD. A bone-level stabilized surgical template to manage enlarged nonrestorable maxillary tuberosities. J Prosthet Dent. 2010 May;103(5):319-20. PubMed PMID: 20416416.

Chan HL, Oh TJ, Bashutski J, Fu JH, Wang HL. Cervical enamel projections in unusual locations: a case report and mini-review. J Periodontol. 2010 May;81(5):789-95. PubMed PMID: 20429658.

Bashutski JD, D'Silva NJ, Wang HL. Implant compression necrosis: current understanding and case report. J Periodontol. 2009 Apr;80(4):700-4. PubMed PMID: 19335092.

Bashutski JD, Wang HL. Periodontal and endodontic regeneration. J Endod. 2009 Mar;35(3):321-8. Review. PubMed PMID: 19249588.

Bashutski JD, Wang HL. Role of platelet-rich plasma in soft tissue root-coverage procedures: a review. Quintessence Int. 2008 Jun;39(6):473-83. Review. PubMed PMID: 19057743.

Gramoun A, Shorey S, Bashutski JD, Dixon SJ, Sims SM, Heersche JN, Manolson MF. Effects of Vitaxin, a novel therapeutic in trial for metastatic bone tumors, on osteoclast functions in vitro. J Cell Biochem. 2007 Oct 1;102(2):341-52. PubMed PMID: 17390341.

Oh T, Bashutski J, Giannobile W. The interrelationship between osteoporosis and oral bone loss. Grand Rounds Oral-Sys Med. 2007;2: 10-21.

Bashutski JD, Wang HL. Common implant esthetic complications. Implant Dent. 2007 Dec;16(4):340-8. PubMed PMID: 18091161.