Mark L Cannon, DDS

Mark L Cannon, DDS

Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology (Dental Surgery)



NMH/Galter Room 2-246
201 E Huron
Chicago IL 60611

drmarkcannon( at )

Hospital Affiliations

I am on the medical staff at the following Feinberg-affiliated hospital(s)

Education and Certification

DDS: Northwestern University (1981)
Board Certification: Pediatric Dentistry


Description of Interests

Dr. Cannon is the Research Coordinator of the Dental Division of Ann and Robert Lurie Children's Hospital and is actively involved in the development of new biomaterials, with a special emphasis on bioactivity of materials in the pediatric patient. He has been very active in research into the microbiota and biofilms, testing new probiotics and their interactions and inhibition by other bacteria or biomaterials.

Interests (Keywords)

Bacteriology; Cleft Lip and Palate; Dental Management of Sleep Apnea; Microbiota

Research and Publications


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