Peter D. Quinn, DMD, MD


Vice Dean for Professional Services
Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Vice President for CPUP, University of Pennsylvania Health System

Peter D. Quinn, DMD, MD

Peter Quinn, DMD, MD, currently serves as vice dean for Professional Services in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and as senior vice president of the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Prior to his appointment in 2008, Dr. Quinn served as chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and at Penn’s School of Dental Medicine, for 22 years. He is the Schoenleber endowed Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is an internationally recognized expert in the field of temporomandibular joint surgery and surgical management of high-flow maxillofacial arterio-venous malformations. He pioneered the development of the only FDA approved stock temporomandibular joint implant that is now the most widely used jaw joint replacement device both within the United States and internationally.

He has received a Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching from the University, the Alfred Stengel Health System Champion Award from Penn Medicine, the C. William Hanson Service Award from the Hospital of the University Pennsylvania and the Osborn Award for an Outstanding Educator from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has served as chair of the Medical Board at HUP, chair of the Faculty Senate at Penn's School of Dental Medicine and was President of the American Society of Temporomandibular Joint Surgeons. In 2016, Dr. Quinn completed the second addition of "Atlas of Temporomandibular Joint Surgery" published by Wiley. In the fall of 2017, Dr. Quinn will assume the role of chair of the Penn Medicine Medical Group to oversee and coordinate the 4600 physicians providing care across all of Penn Medicine's inpatient and ambulatory facilities.