Dr. Maribeth Krzesinski serves as the Director of the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program. Dr. Krzesinski is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Prosthodontics on assignment to the Department of Restorative Dentistry in the School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Krzesinski also holds a medical staff appointment at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.
Dr. Krzesinski received her dental degree in 1986 from Georgetown University School of Dentistry. After completing a General Practice Residency at Jersey City Medical Center she spent three years as an independent contractor to the US Army at Fort Benning, GA. She then attended a Prosthodontic residency at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now Rutgers) followed by both a residency and fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics at the University of Pittsburgh in 1994. Upon completion she has been active in both the faculty at the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine and in private practice. She became the Director of the AEGD Program in 2002.
In addition to her faculty duties, Dr. Krzesinski maintains active membership in several local, state, and national dental associations. She has recently been appointed as a Commission on Dental Accreditation Site Visitor for AEGD Programs.