Peter M. Milgrom

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Oral Health Sciences (primary appt.)


DDS   University of California (San Francisco), 1972
BS   University of California (San Francisco), 1972
AB   University of California Los Angeles, 1969

Contact Info


Northwest/Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities
Department of Oral Health Sciences
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-7475

campus box:   357475
voice:   206-685-4831
fax:   206-685-4258

Application of xylitol in public health settings related to caries and otitis; effectiveness of fluoride varnish applied by physicians during well child immunization visits; pharmacokinetics of short acting benzodiazepines; cognitive interventions in pediatric and adult dental fear

Huebner CE, Chi DL, Masterson E, Milgrom P. Preventive dental health care experiences of preschool-age children with special health care needs. Spec Care Dentist. 2014 Jul 31. doi: 10.1111/scd.12084. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25082666

Huebner C, Milgrom P. Evaluation of a parent-designed programme to support tooth brushing of infants and young children. Int J Dent Hyg. 2014 Jul 29. doi: 10.1111/idh.12100. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25070036

Milgrom P, Huebner CE, Mancl LA, Chi DL, Garson G, Grembowski D. County-level characteristics as predictors of dentists' ECC counseling in the USA: a survey study. BMC Oral Health. 2013 May 20;13:23. doi: 10.1186/1472-6831-13-23.  PMID: 23688178    PMCID: PMC3679951

Heaton LJ, Mancl LA, Grembowski D, Armfield JM, Milgrom P. Unmet dental need in community-dwelling adults with mental illness: results from the 2007 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey. J Am Dent Assoc. 2013 Mar;144(3):e16-23.  PMID: 23449910    PMCID: PMC3613122

Milgrom P, Weinstein P, Huebner C, Graves J, Tut O. Empowering Head Start to improve access to good oral health for children from low income families. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Oct;15(7):876-82. doi: 10.1007/s10995-008-0316-6. Epub 2008 Feb 2.  PMID: 18246416    PMCID: PMC2914140

Member, thesis committee for Molly Melbye
Children in foster care in the State of Washington: Dental care utilization and expenditures

Member, thesis committee for Lynette Kagihara
Parents' perspectives on a dental home for children with special health care needs

Chair, capstone for Nathan Mork
Indian Health Service Dental Malpractice: A Descriptive Study

Member, thesis committee for Megan Kloetzel
Knowledge and attitudes regarding dental care in pregnancy: A survey of dental professionals and office staff