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John W. Hudson DDS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
1930 Alcoa Highway, Suite A-335
Knoxville, TN 37920
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Phone: 865-305-9021
Fax: 865-305-9565

Education

Certification: American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, American Dental Association
Schools: University of Tennessee College of Dentistry
Residencies: University of Tennessee Medical Center

Special Interests:
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow, August 11, 1986
  • Certification Course in Hyperbaric Medicine, May 21-25, 1984, Memorial Hospital Medical Center, University of California-Irvine, Center for Health Education, Long Beach, California
  • American Association of Hospital Dentists, Fellow, September 1, 1983
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesia, Fellow, May 1983
  • Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow, April 1983
  • American Heart Association, February 1983, Affiliate Faculty in Advanced Life Support, University of Tennessee Medical Center-Knoxville, Tennessee
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow, January 1983
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support, December 1981, University of Tennessee Medical Center-Knoxville, Tennessee
Academic Appointments:
  • Tennessee Dental Association, July 1981 to present
  • American Dental Association, December 1976 to present
  • Knoxville Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, July 1981 to present
  • Tennessee Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, July 1981 to present
  • Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1983 to present
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1983 to present
  • Society of Educators in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Charter Member, October 1982 to present
  • International Anesthesia Research Society, 1982 to present
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, April 1988 to present
  • American Trauma Society, 1984 to present
  • Underseas Medical Hyperbaric Society, July 1985 to present
  • Jackson Academic Workshop on Surgery, 1990 to present
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1982 to present
  • American Association of Hospital Dentists, 1983 to present
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, June 1983 to present
  • American Association of Dental School, 1991 to present
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, May 1983 to present
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, October 1994 to present
  • International College of Dentists, Fellow, October 1995 to present
  • OTHER ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:
  • Doctoral Committee Appointment, Department of Anthropology, Doctoral Candidate Debra Prince. Dissertation on Utilization of Dental Microstructure to Estimate Skeletal Age at Death
  • Clinical Instructor (voluntary), University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Department of Oral Health Science, Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky
Publications:
  • PAPERS READ BEFORE AND PUBLISHED IN ABSTRACT FORM:
  • Jaffrey BJ, Hudson JW, Gotcher JE, Chase DC, Lair SV, Lozzio BB, and Jones F; "Attempts to Enhance Tumor Growth and Therapy of Transplanted Human Tumors", American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, September 1979
  • •Hudson JW, Jaffrey BJ, Chase DC, and Lozzio BB; "Transplantation of Human Neoplasms in Immunodeficient Hosts for Therapeutic Investigation", L.G. Noel Foundation, June 1978
  • Hudson JW, and Chase DC; "Correction of Centric Relation Centric Occlusion Discrepancies with LeFort I Osteotomy", submitted to American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1980
  • Blaschke DD, Hudson JW, and Chase DC; "TMJ Arthrographic Surgical Correlation", Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, May 1982
  • Cross NW, Hughes TN, Witkowski CE, Hudson JW, and Chase DC; "Trigeminal Nerve Somatosensory Evoked Response Changes in Temporomandibular Joint Disorders", presented at IADR, March 1987
  • Johnson JD, Witkowski CE, Hughes TM, Chase DC, and Hudson JW; "Electromyography and Somatosensory Evoked Responses in Diagnosing Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction", presented at IADR, March 1987
  • Metacale RA, Hughes TN, Witkowski CE, Chase DC, Hudson JW; "The Application of Doppler Recordings to Document Temporomandibular Joint Pathology", presented at IADR, March 1987
  • McCoy JM, Hudson JW; "Dermoid Cyst of The Upper Neck", American Association of Oral Pathology Annual Meeting, May 1983
  • McCoy JM, High WR, Hudson JW, and Chase DC; "Cephalic Phycomycosis", Case Report, presented at American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1985
  • •Hudson JW; "Utilization of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy For Compromised Host Healing Retrospective Study", presented at American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1988
  • Craver JL, Hudson JW; "Adjunctive Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Gunshot Wounds to the Head and Face", presented American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1990
  • McConnell T, Hudson JW; "Face Finder", presented American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1991
  • McConnell T, Anderson JG, Hudson JW, Chase DC; "Analysis of Injuries Associated with Motor Vehicle Crash Victims: Restrained vs. Unrestrained", presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1992
  • Hudson JW, Russell RM, Kress T, Gerard DA, Chase DC; "Traumatic Impact Studies of the Craniofacial Skeleton Utilizing Fresh Cadaver Heads", presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1993
  • Robinson A, Hudson JW, Gerard DA, Fuhr J, Chase DC; "Analysis of TMJ Synovial Fluid Elastase, Elastase Inhibitor and Cellular Content", presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1993
  • Hudson JW, Russell RM, Reid WS, Gerard DA, Chase DC; "Evaluation of Calcified Wound Healing of Cranial Bone Flaps in Harnford Mini-pig", presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1993
  • Gerard DA, Cooper EP, Gotcher JE, Hudson JW, Reid WS, Chase DC; "The Minipig as an Experimental Model for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery", presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1993
  • Chase DC, Hudson JW, Gerard DA, McCoy JM, Gotcher JE; "Histologic Changes in Patients with Internal Derangement with Histomorphometric Characterization", presented
  • Porta D, Kress T, Snider J, Fuller P, Russell RM, Hudson JW; "Experimentally-Induced Frontal Bone/Facial Fractures in Human Cadavers with a Characterization of Impact Response", presented at the 14th International Technical Conference on Enhanced Safety of Vehicles, Munich, Germany, May 1994.
  • Hudson JW, Russell RM, Chambers KD; "Closure of Palatal Clefts Utilizing Pedicled Buccal Fat Grafts", to be presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1994.
  • Gerard DA, Hudson JW, Gotcher JE, Reid WS, Hopkins F, Chase DC; "The Mini-pig as a Model for Dental Implant, Craniotomy, and Sinusectomy Studies", presented at the 44th Annual AALAS Meeting, November 1993.
  • Gerard DA, Hudson JW, McKay HE, Chambers KD, Christensen R, Chase DC; "Mechanical Wear Studies on a PMMA Condylar Prosthesis System", to be presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1994.
  • Hudson JW, Russell RM, Chambers KD; "Pedicled Fat Pad Graft in the Cleft Patient", to be presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1994.
  • Gerard DA, Russell RM, Gotcher JE, Hudson JW, Chase DG; "Comparison of Bone Activity around Mandibular and Maxillary Endosseous Implants", to be presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 1994.
  • Chase DC, Hudson JW, Gerard DA, Russell RM, Chambers KD, Curry JT, Latta JE, Christensen RW; "The Christensen Prosthesis: An Option for Partial and Total Temporomandibular Joint Reconstruction", presented to the 12th Congress of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, The Hague, The Netherlands, September 5-10, 1994.
  • Hudson JW; "Wound Care", presented to the 1995 Midwinter Conference, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Orlando, Florida, February 2-5, 1995.
  • Hudson JW; "HBO in Soft Tissue Wound Healing", presented to the 1995 Midwinter Conference, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Orlando, Florida, February 2-5, 1995.
  • Hudson JW; "Osteomyelitis - A 50 Year Perspective", presented to the 1997 Annual Meeting, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Seattle, Washington, September 16-20, 1997.
  • Hudson JW; Carlson E, Kestler D, Murphy CL, Solomon A; “Identification of a Novel Amyloid found in epithelial-like odontogenic tumors, unerupted tooth follicles, and other epithelial neoplasms:, presented to the 2008 Annual Meeting, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Seattle, Washington, September 12-19, 2008.
  • Hudson JW; “Soft Tissue Repair and Rehabilitation” Philip Maloney Trauma Endowed Lecture, Annual Meeting, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Toronto, Canada, October 12-17, 2009.
  • PUBLICATIONS (BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS):
  • Hudson JW, and HBO Staff Hyperbaric Therapy Unit Procedure and Guideline Manual (being used by JCAH, State of Tennessee Health Facility Licensing Board as a standard of reference), 1985.
  • Hudson JW; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, Chapter Author "Hyperbaric Therapy Utilization in Maxillofacial Trauma", Publication February 1990.
  • Hudson JW; Guest Editor - "Cleft Care In Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery", Oral Surgery Clinics of North America, August 1991
  • McCormick SU, Hudson JW; "Wound Healing", Selected Readings in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Volume 3, #7
  • Hudson JW; Guest Editor - "Wound Healing" Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, November 1996.
  • Hudson JW; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, Chapter Author "Hyperbaric Therapy Utilization in Maxillofacial Trauma", Reissued May 1999.
Honors:
  • Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout
  • Richard Doggett Dean and Margaret Taylor Dean, Honorary Odontological Society
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Psi Chapter, Dental Honorary Society
  • Certificate of Honor for Scholastic Average Award
  • Fellow - American College of Dentists, November 1993
  • Fellow – International College of Dentists, November 1994
  • Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center-Knoxville Recognition Teaching Award
Societies:
  • Second District Dental Society, July 1981 to present
  • Tennessee Dental Association, July 1981 to present
  • American Dental Association, December 1976 to present
  • Knoxville Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, July 1981 to present
  • Tennessee Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, July 1981 to present
  • Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1983 to American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1983 to present
  • Society of Educators in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Charter Member, October 1982 to present
  • International Anesthesia Research Society, 1982 to present
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, April 1988 to present
  • American Trauma Society, 1984 to present
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy, 1992 to present
  • Underseas Medical Hyperbaric Society, July 1985 to present
  • Jackson Academic Workshop on Surgery, 1990 to present
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1982 to present
  • American Association of Hospital Dentists, 1983 to present
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, June 1983 to present
  • American Association of Dental School, 1991 to present
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, May 1983 to present
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, October 1994 to present
  • International College of Dentists, Fellow, October 1995 to present
Organizations:
  • Boy Scouts of America, Lifetime Donor
  • Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corps
  • Bearden Methodist Church
  • Ducks Unlimited Bronze Sponsor
  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Sponsor
  • East Tennessee Heart Association
  • Juvenile Diabetes Association Benefactor
  • Helen Ross McNabb Foundation Benefactor
  • Columbus Home Benefactor
  • Knoxville Symphony Society Sponsor
  • Knoxville Museum of Art Sponsor
  • Domestic Violence Task Force
  • City/County Health and Benefits Fair, October 2001
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville – Neonatal Department Sponsor an Evening in Orange
Personal Interests:
  • NOMINATIONS:
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Surgery, University of Michigan, School of Dentistry, April 1990
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Indiana University, School of Dentistry, October 1990
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Iowa, School of Dentistry, December 1991
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Director Candidacy, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1997
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1999
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, 2005
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Hospital Dentistry, Harborview Medical Center and The University of Washington, 2007.
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Chairmanship of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2008
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Distinguished Educator’s Award, Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Awarded SSOMS, May 2012
  • Nominated (unsolicited) for Faculty Senate, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, 2012