LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport
G. E. Ghali, DDS, MD, FACS, FRCS(Ed) serves as Chancellor, as well as Professor & Chairman of the Department of Oral & Maxilofacial Surgery at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. He received his dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry, his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine, served his residency training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Parkland Memorial Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, and had his fellowship training in head & neck surgery at Emmanuel Hospital in Portland, Oregon. He has served as Head of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery for the past 14 years and has held the position of Chancellor since 2016. Dr. Ghali's practice spans from primary cleft repair to cosmetic surgery to head and neck cancer. His professional interest lies in the treatment of pediatric craniofacial deformities including craniosynostosis, cleft lip and palate, and dentofacial deformities. Dr. Ghali is very active in resident, fellow and student education. He continues to serve in national and international organizations including AAOMS, ABOMS, and IAOMS. His association with these organizations is recognized in shaping the profession of oral and maxillofacial surgery, as well as providing international recognition for the LSU Health Shreveport residency and fellowship programs. Dr. Ghali has numerous research interests including clinical and basic science research. He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, has written many book chapters, and has edited textbooks that are vital to the knowledge base of many in the specialty.