Mohammed N Islam

Mohammed N Islam, BDS DDS

Clinical Professor & Residency Program Director

Department: DN-ORAL PATHOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-6775
Business Email: mnislam@ufl.edu

About Mohammed N Islam

Dr. Islam completed his oral pathology training at the University of Florida College of Dentistry (Gainesville), Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology in 2007. There he held a dual appointment as a Research Fellow in the Departments of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology and in Craniofacial Pain & Temporomandibular Dysfunction Management prior to accepting his position at Indiana University School of Dentistry.

He received his degree in dentistry from the Dr. R. Ahmed Dental College and Hospital at the University of Calcutta, Calcutta, India in 1989. After receiving his dental degree he practiced general dentistry in several locations throughout India and did a four-year stint as a general dentist with the Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He started at IUSD in 2007 and worked as an Assistant Professor and Director of the Oral Pathology Biopsy Service & Laboratory until 2012. He received his US D.D.S. degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2010.

Dr. Islam is a member of the American Dental Education Association & American Dental Association; a Fellow, by examination, of the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology; and  a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology. He is actively involved in a large clinical oral pathology practice and biopsy service. He is presently the Chairperson of the oral pathology section of the ADEA as well as a consultant of oral and maxillofacial pathology to CODA. He frequently gives lectures to his peers from associated specialties in the field of dentistry.

He has authored or co-authored more than 20 papers and several book chapters covering a diverse range of topics and addressing both clinical and microscopic aspects of oral and maxillofacial pathology. Scholarly interests include tobacco associated oral precancerous lesions, as well as various mucocutaneous conditions of autoimmune origin. He has a special interest in Chronic Ulcerative Stomatitis and has made a major contribution to the literature on this entity. Dr. Islam has published extensively on various topics of dermatopathology, oral pathology & oral medicine in peer-reviewed medical/dental journals. Dr. Islam is especially interested in diagnostic surgical & clinical oral pathology and dental education.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2013,2020-2023
DEN7540 Special Topics
2013,2017-2020,2020-2023
DEN6674 Advanced Oral Pathology
2014-2018,2020-2022
DEN6351 Oral Pathology
2014-2018,2020-2021
DEN8352 Adv Diff Diagnosis
2015
DEN8263 Adv Oral/Med Cl Pharm
2013-2014
DEN8290 Special Topics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Dentistry
Subspecialties
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Areas of Interest
  • Mouth ulcers

Publications

2021
A large mandibular soft tissue lesion in an 8-year-old boy.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 131(5):505-511 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2020.06.018. [PMID] 32771413.
2021
Labial salivary gland assessment in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients with sicca symptoms.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 132(4):434-440 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2021.03.014. [PMID] 34274288.
2021
Self-regressing oral CD30-positive, EBV-negative, T-cell lymphoproliferative lesions. A poorly understood process highlighted by ominous clinicopathologic features and indolent behavior
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology & Endodontics. 132(6):698-707 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2021.05.014.
2020
Carcinosarcoma Arising from Inverted Papilloma in a Patient with History of Radiotherapy for Sinonasal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
American Journal of Case Reports. 21 [DOI] 10.12659/AJCR.921827.
2018
A Retrospective 20-Year Analysis of Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia and Its Progression to Malignancy and Association with High-risk Human Papillomavirus.
Head and neck pathology. 12(4):500-510 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-018-0893-7. [PMID] 29427033.
2018
Merkel Cell Carcinoma of the Buccal Mucosa and Lower Lip.
Head and neck pathology. 12(2):279-285 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-017-0859-1. [PMID] 28980225.
2018
Peripheral Ameloblastoma: a Study of 18 Cases and Usage of Ber-Ep4 Immunohistochemistry to Rule Out a Diagnosis of Intraoral Basal Cell Carcinoma
Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 76(5):996-1004 [DOI] 10.1016/j.joms.2017.11.020.
2018
Radiculomegaly: a case report of this rare dental finding with review of the associated oculo-facio-cardio-dental syndrome.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 126(4):e220-e227 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2018.02.011. [PMID] 29574060.
2018
STAT6 Reliably Distinguishes Solitary Fibrous Tumors from Myofibromas.
Head and neck pathology. 12(1):110-117 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-017-0836-8. [PMID] 28689369.
2017
Clear cell changes in salivary gland neoplasms: A 20-year retrospective study.
Medicina oral, patologia oral y cirugia bucal. 22(3):e276-e281 [PMID] 28390124.
2017
DIAGNOSTIC DISCUSSION.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 29(2):83-5,86 [PMID] 30457766.
2017
Diagnostic Discussion.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 29(3):69-72 [PMID] 30549542.
2016
DIAGNOSTIC DISCUSSION.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 28(6):77-80 [PMID] 30457298.
2016
Diagnostic Discussion.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 28(5):69-72 [PMID] 30457288.
2016
Diagnostic Discussion.
The Journal of the Michigan Dental Association. 98(7):36, 38-9 [PMID] 30047642.
2015
Diagnostic Discussion. Odontogenic keratocyst.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 27(7):75-8 [PMID] 26783589.
2015
Diagnostic Discussion: Giant Cell Fibroma.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 27(4):53-6 [PMID] 26523319.
2015
Report of Two Cases of Combined Odontogenic Tumors: Ameloblastoma with Odontogenic Keratocyst and Ameloblastic Fibroma with Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst.
Head and neck pathology. 9(3):417-20 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-014-0601-1. [PMID] 25552434.
2014
Diagnostic Discussion.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 26(7):48-51, 53 [PMID] 27213213.
2014
Diagnostic discussion. Verruciform xanthoma.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 26(3):49-51 [PMID] 24988733.
2014
Extensively ossifying oral leiomyoma: a rare histologic finding.
Head and neck pathology. 8(3):311-6 [DOI] 10.1007/s12105-013-0497-1. [PMID] 24142598.
2014
Oral squamous cell carcinoma positive for p16/human papilloma virus in post allogeneic stem cell transplantation: 2 cases and review of the literature.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 118(3):e74-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.oooo.2014.05.025. [PMID] 25151594.
2014
Tobacco use and mouth cancer.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 26(5):26-9 [PMID] 25109104.
2013
A simple guide to oral biopsies.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 25(4):28-30 [PMID] 23905277.
2013
Diagnostic discussion. Median rhomboid glossitis (MRG).
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 25(7):47-9 [PMID] 24579425.
2013
Diagnostic discussion. Odontogenic myxoma.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 25(3):35-7 [PMID] 23858674.
2013
Diagnostic discussion. Secondary or recurrent herpetic stomatitis.
Today's FDA : official monthly journal of the Florida Dental Association. 25(5):34-7, 39 [PMID] 24044175.
2011
Common oral manifestations of systemic disease.
Otolaryngologic clinics of North America. 44(1):161-82, vi [DOI] 10.1016/j.otc.2010.09.006. [PMID] 21093628.
2011
Folliculosebaceous cystic hamartoma of the upper lip and labial mucosa.
Quintessence international (Berlin, Germany : 1985). 42(6):e75-7 [PMID] 21519579.
2010
Three Cases of Subpontic Osseous Hyperplasia of the Mandible: a Report
Quintessence International. 41:299-302
2008
Florid cemento-osseous dysplasia mimicking multiple periapical pathology–an endodontic dilemma.
General dentistry. 56(6):559-62 [PMID] 18810917.
2008
Labial salivary gland biopsies in Sj√∂gren’s syndrome: still the gold standard?
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics. 106(3):392-402 [DOI] 10.1016/j.tripleo.2008.04.018. [PMID] 18602295.
2008
Myopericytoma: report of two cases associated with trauma.
Journal of cutaneous pathology. 35(9):866-70 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2007.00910.x. [PMID] 18494828.
2008
Xerostomia and lichenoid reaction in a hepatitis C patient treated with interferon-alpha: a case report.
Quintessence international (Berlin, Germany : 1985). 39(4):343-8 [PMID] 19081905.
2007
Intraoral cellular blue nevus: report of a unique histopathologic entity and review of the literature.
Cutis. 80(3):189-92 [PMID] 17956006.
2007
Melanocytic matricoma: a distinctive clinicopathologic entity.
Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]. 33(7):857-63 [PMID] 17598856.
2006
Lip hypertrophy secondary to cyclosporine treatment: a rare adverse effect and treatment considerations.
Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics. 102(4):469-74 [PMID] 16997113.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6775
Emails:
Business:
mnislam@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
1395 CENTER DIVE, RM D8-6C
PO BOX 100414
UF COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY
GAINESVILLE FL 326100414
Business Street:
1395 CENTER DR RM D8 6C
GAINESVILLE FL 32610