IFRoger S. Badwal, DMD, MD of Southbury Connecticut, did his undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto. He received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Connecticut. Subsequently, he spent one year in a rotating hospital internship at the Medical Center of Vermont. He completed a 6-year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and gained his degree in Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1997.

Dr. Badwal is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, Department of OMFS. He is the Chief of the Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Danbury Hospital and is actively involved with teaching in the Danbury Hospital General Practice Residency.

Dr. Badwal is Board Certified by the ABOMS, and is a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is a member of the Connecticut Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Badwal has contributed chapters in Oral/Maxillofacial textbooks, as well as published in the medical literature.

Specialty & Clinical Interests

  • Oral Surgery

Education & Medical Training

  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Chief Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 7/1996- 6/1997
  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Senior Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 4/1995- 6/1996
  • UMDNJ - University Hospital, Department of Surgery, 4/1994- 3/1995
  • UMDNJ - Medical School, Doctor of Medicine, 2/1992-3/1994
  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 7/1991- 6/1992

Board Status

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Publications & Presentations

  • Nutritional Considerations in the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Patient, Dental Clinics of North America 47(2003)
  • Grand Round Presentation, Danbury Hospital, Department of Surgery, “Odontogenic Cysts and Tumors”