Dr. Abramovitch is Professor with tenure and Chair of the Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine at the University of Missouri -Kansas City School of Dentistry. He has held similar appointments as full professor at Loma Linda University and at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
While a faculty member at Houston, Dr. Abramovitch also maintained a private referral-based specialty practice limited to oral radiology and oral medicine that served the greater Houston metropolitan area for over twenty years. Prior to his appointment in Texas, he was also a member of the Faculty of Dentistry at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
He received his D.D.S. from McGill University and his M.S degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine. Dr. Abramovitch is a Past President of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and a past President of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology.
He has been an invited speaker at over 130 national, international (China, Brazil, Mexico, Canada and Saudi Arabia), state and local professional meetings. In addition, he has presented over 150 hours of accredited continuing dental education programs.
Dr. Abramovitch has published 31 scientific abstracts and contributed over 60 articles to refereed or peer reviewed journals such as Journal of Endodontics, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, Dentomaxillofacial Radiology and the Journal of Forensic Sciences. From 1989 to 2009, he published a popular monthly continuing series of case reports entitled “Roentgen Ray Anomalies” in the Journal of the Greater Houston Dental Society.
He recently co-authored Chapter 3: Endodontic Radiology in Endodontics: Principles and Practice 6th Ed. (Elsevier, 2020). Torabinejad M, Fouad A, and Shabahang S.
He also co-authored with Dr. Chung H. Kau and two others Cone Beam CT of the Head and Neck: An Anatomical Atlas (Springer, 2011).