Howard McGuff

Dr. McGuff is a Professor of Pathology in the School of Medicine at UT Health, San Antonio.  He graduated from the Dental School at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1977 and then practiced general dentistry for 12 years.   Dr. McGuff completed a residency in general anatomic pathology and fellowship in oral, head and neck pathology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1993 and remained as a faculty member in the Department of Pathology.  The main focus of his career has been diagnostic surgical pathology of the oral cavity, head and neck region.  He is involved in graduate and undergraduate dental and medical education.  His research interests include head and neck cancer, the immunopathology of Sjogren's syndrome, metabolic bone disease, bone wound healing and tissue interactions with biomaterials.