Junad Khan BDS, MSD, MPH, PhD

Junad Khan BDS, MSD, MPH, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
110 Bergen Street - Room C-850
Newark, New Jersey 07103

Phone: (973) 972-9764
Email: khanju@sdm.rutgers.edu

Educational Background

2013, PhD, Rutgers University
2009, MSD. RBHS, New Jersey Dental School
2008, MPH, RBHS, School of Public Health
2008, Diplomate American Board of Orofacial Pain
2007, Fellow American Academy of Orofacial Pain
2006, Fellowship Orofacial Pain and TMJ Disorders, RBHS, New Jersey Dental School
2002, BS, University of Sindh, Pakistan
2001, BDS, Liaquat University of Health and Medical Science. Pakistan


  1. Khan J, Heir G, Benoliel R, Eliav E, Complex regional pain syndrome following trigeminal nerve injury: report of 2 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2013 Jul;116(1):123, Epub 2013 May 1
  2. Nasri-Heir C, Khan J, Heir GM., Topical medications as treatment of neuropathic orofacial pain, Dent Clin North Am. 2013 Jul;57(3):541-53
  3. I.-Fang Chen a, Junad Khan, Noburu Noma , Emad Hadlaq, Sorin Teich, Rafael Benoliel, Eli Eliav. Anti-nociceptive effect of IL-12p40 in a rat model of neuropathic pain, Cytokine. 2013 Jun;62(3):4011-6
  4. Noma N, Kamo H, Nakaya Y, Dezawa K, Young A, Khan J, Imamura Y. Stellate Ganglion Block as an Early Intervention in Sympathetically Maintained Headache and Orofacial Pain Caused by Temporal Arteritis. Pain Med. 2013 Mar;14(3):392-7, Epub 2013 Jan 17.
  5. Shanti RM, Khan J, Eliav E, Ziccardi VB Is There a Role for a Collagen Conduit and Anti-Inflammatory Agent in the Management of Partial Peripheral Nerve Injuries?J Oral Maxillofac Surg, Jun;71(6):1119-25, 2013
  6. S. He, J. Khan, J. Gleason, E. Eliav, E. Fik-Rymarkiewicz, U. Herzberg, V. Albert, R.t Hariri. Placenta-Derived Adherent Cells Attenuate Hyperalgesia and Neuroinflammatory Response Associated with Perineural Inflammation in Rats. Brain Behavior and Immunity 2013 Jan;27(1):185-92. Epub 2012 Oct 24.
  7. Benoliel R, Khan J, Eliav E, Peripheral Painful traumatic trigeminal neuropathies, Oral Diseases,Volume 18,pg 317-332, 2012
  8. Heir G, Heir C, Thomas D, Puchimada B, Khan J, Eliav E, Benolie Rl, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Following Trigeminal Nerve Injury: Report of Two Cases. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, Volume 114, Issue 6, Pages 733�739, December 2012, Epub 2012 Oct 24.
  9. Plaza-Villegas F, Heir G , Markman S,; Khan J, Noma N, Benoliel R , Patel J, Eliav E, Topical Pregabalin and Diclofenac for the Treatment of Neuropathic Orofacial Pain in Rats. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology Volume 114, Issue 4, Pages 449�456, October, 2012
  10. Noma N, Khan J, Chen IF, Markman S, Benoliel R, Hadlaq E, Imamura Y, Eliav. Interleukin-17 levels in rat models of nerve damage and neuropathic pain. E.Neurosci Lett. Apr 15; 493(3):86-91, 2011
  11. Heir G, Bassiur J, Branch M, Clark G, Cohen J, Crandall J, Crow H, Eliav E, Foy M, Gremillion H, Khan J, Lim P, Mazzeo N, Mehta N, Merrill R,. Mulet A, Okeson J, Primack D, Romero-Reyes M, Shaefer J, Simmons C, Tannenbaum D, Wrigh Et. Core Curriculum in Orofacial Pain Postgraduate Orofacial Pain Programs in United States�Based Dental School and University-Based Programs. Journal of Orofacial Pain Volume 24, Number 4, 2010
  12. Khan J, Heir G, , Quek S, , MPH Cerebellopontine Angle (CPA) tumor mimicking dental pain following facial trauma , Cranio. Jul; 28(3):205-8.2010
  13. Khan J, Quek S, Markman S, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Masquerading As TMJ Orofacial Pain. Quintessence International, Volume 41, Issue 5, May 2010
  14. Elusive dental pain, Markman S, Khan J, Howard J, Gen Dent.Mar-Apr;58(2):e62-7.2010
  15. Young A, Khan J, Thomas D, and Quek S. Use of Masseteric and Deep Temporal Nerve Blocks for Reduction of Mandibular Dislocation. Anesthesia Progress. Volume 5, Spring 2009
  16. Khan J, Benoliel R, Herzberg U, Mannes A, Caudlee R, Young A, Eliav E, Bite force and pattern measurements for dental pain assessment in the rat. Neuroscience Letters 447, 175�178, 2008