Susan Paurazas

Susan  Paurazas

Clinical Professor
Program Director - Graduate Endodontics

Susan Paurazas
Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Room: DC 317
Phone: 313-494-6805
Susan Paurazas
Areas of Expertise:
Pulp Biology
Current Literature
Preclinical Endodontics
Endodontic Case Review
Endodontic Literature
Clinical Endodontics


  • D.D.S., University of Detroit Mercy
  • M.H.S.A., University of Michigan
  • M.S., University of Detroit Mercy


Dr. Paurazas is a clinical professor and program director of Graduate Endodontics at University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. Additional responsibilities include advising of graduate student research and graduate Endodontic admissions. Her interests focus on evidenced-based endodontics and regenerative endodontics.

Dr. Paurazas holds a master's degree in Endodontics and a D.D.S. degree from University of Detroit Mercy and a master's degrees in Health Services Administration from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. She is a board certified endodontist.

Dr. Paurazas is a speaker at local, regional and national continuing education courses. Dr. Paurazas has served on multiple committees of the American Association of Endodontists, including the Research and Scientific Affairs committee and the Educational Affairs Committee, where she serves as the current chair. Dr. Paurazas is actively involved in the American Dental Education Association and serves on the Council of Advanced Education Programs, and is past president of the ADEA Section on Endodontics. Dr. Paurazas maintains a private practice in Michigan.


    Areas of Research

    • Endodontic Instrumentation
    • Regenerative Endodontics
    • Vital Pulp Therapy