Michael MermigasDirector, Continuing Dental Education
School of Pharmacy
Education:Doctor of Dental Surgery, West Virginia University, 1988
B.S., Pharmacy, Duquesne University, 1983
Dr. Mermigas is the director of the Duquesne University Center for Continuing Dental Education. He is an adjunct professor in the School of Pharmacy and teaches several undergraduate as well as graduate courses in the areas of pharmacology and pathology.
Dr. Mermigas is a graduate of the School of Pharmacy and the West Virginia University School of Dentistry. He completed residency in hospital dentistry at the Department of Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA, as well as an externship in oral implantology with the Midwest Implant Institute in Columbus, OH.
In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Dr. Mermigas maintains a private general and implant dentistry practice where he also provides anesthesia services. He is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Mermigas has lectured extensively in the areas of pharmacology, anesthesia and pain control, dental management of medically compromised patients, and microbiology.