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Michael L. Huband, D.D.S.

Michael L. Huband, D.D.S.

Director, maxillofacial prosthodontics

Prosthodontics
Wood Memorial Building
Phone: (804) 628-7630
Email: mhuband@vcu.edu


Education

  • B.S., Louisiana State University, 1985
  • D.D.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, 1993

Professional affiliations

  • American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
  • American Dental Association
  • Metropolitan Academy of Dentists
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy
  • The Carl O. Boucher Prosthodontic Conference
Dr. Michael Huband returns to VCU after holding a staff position in the Head and Neck Institute at Cleveland Clinic where his practice was limited to Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial Prosthetics. At the Cleveland Clinic he was also a member of the face transplant team.

Dr. Huband has a special interest in treating patients with speech and swallowing disorders, and caring for those requiring prosthetic reconstruction of the head and neck.

He began his career in dentistry graduating from the dental laboratory technology program at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College. 

He received his doctorate degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry and went on to earn a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. This was followed by completion of a fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics and Dental Oncology at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Texas.

Dr. Huband has held multiple appointments which include: Charity Hospital, Lutheran Medical Center, Columbia University, and VCU School of Dentistry.

Publications

TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS:
 
The Know-How of Face Transplantation. Chapter 15 - Prosthetic Support in Face Transplantation, Springer-Verlag, London Limited, 2011.
 
Dermatologic Clinics of North America: Mohs Surgery. Prosthetic Rehabiltation, Elsevier – Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, Volume 29, Number 2, April 2011, 325-330
 
JOURNALS:
 
Savion I, Huband M. A feeding obturator for a preterm baby with Pierre Robin sequence. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 2005; 93:197-200.
 
Savion I, Huband M. Constructing Implant Supported Bars for Post-Trauma Patients. Journal of Dental Technology, 2005; pages 38-42.
 
Mekayarajjananonth T, Huband ML, Guerra LR, A clear acrylic resin device for orientation and placement of a small facial prosthesis, Journal of
Prosthetic Dentistry, 2000; 83:656-9
 
Huband ML, Implant Retained Overdentures in Mandibular Reconstruction, Journal of Dental Technology 15; 3:12-16
 
Huband ML, Intranasal Conformers, Journal of Dental Technology, 14; 10:12-15