Francisco Plaza Villegas

Clinical Assistant Professor

Francisco Plaza Villegas
Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Room: DC 433
Phone: 313-494-6635
Francisco Plaza Villegas
TMJ Pathology


  • D.D.S., Central University of Venezuela
  • M.S., Autonomous University of Tamaulipas
  • M.S., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


Dr. Plaza Villegas provides clinical instruction and teaches anatomy and TMJ pathology.  He earned his D.D.S. at the Central University of Venezuela and his M.S. in orthodontics from the Autonomous University of Tamaulipas in Mexico.  He joined the faculty at the dental school after earning his M.S. in oral biology from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, where he completed a fellowship in orofacial pain