Lisiane Ferreira Susin

Associate Professor

Lisiane Ferreira Susin

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Endodontics


Lisiane Ferreira Susin, DDS; Assistant professor, Assistant Director for Advanced Education Program in Endodontics; and Assistant Director for Predoctoral Endodontics at Augusta University. She received her DDS from Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil in 1997. She completed her first residency in endodontics in 2000 at Lutheran University of Rio Grande Do Sul and she obtained her second endodontic residency in 2011 at MCG-Georgia. She served as Clinical Instructor at department of Endodontology at Temple University, Philadelphia from 2004 to 2005. She serves as a reviewer of Journal of Endodontics, Journal of Dentistry and Journal of Physiology & Behavior. She is a member of Georgia Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Dental Education Association, and American Association of Endodontics. She leaves in Martinez with her husband Cristiano and her kids Sophie and Lucas.


  • DDS, Dentistry Fed Univ of Rio Grande do Sul, 1997


  • Certificate in Endodontics Medical College of Georgia, School of Dentistry, 2011

  • Dental Faculty License #DNF000358 Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2011

  • Certificate in Endodontics Lutheran University of Brazil, School of Dentistry, 2000

  • Fellowship in Endodontics Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, School of Dentistry - Brazil, 1998

  • Fellowship in Pediatric Endodontics Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, School of Dentistry - Brazil, 1998

  • DEN Georgia Secretary of State, 2011

  • Brazilian Regional Dental Board #11614 Brazilian Association of Dentistry, 1998

Awards & Honors

  • Recipient of Research Prize Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, School of Dentistry, 1997

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ENDO 5901

    Endodontic Clinic
  • ENDO 5902

    Endodontic Clinic
  • ENDR 7130

    Clinical Endodontics
  • ENDR 8130

    Clinical Endodontics
  • ENDR 7030

    Didactic Endodontics
  • ENDR 8030

    Didactic Endodontics
  • ENDO 5001

    Fundamentals of Endodontics
  • GADL 5901

    Gen Dentistry Licensure in GA
  • ENDO 5903

    Honors Endodontics
  • ENDR 7120

    Clinical Endodontics
  • ENDR 8120

    Clinical Endodontics
  • CLCR 8014

    Dental Implantology
  • ENDR 7020

    Didactic Endodontics
  • ENDR 8020

    Didactic Endodontics
  • ENDO 5002

    Endodontic Seminar

Teaching Interests

Lecturing several endodontic topics to pre-doctoral and grad students , mentor and guide pre-doctoral and grad students in endodontic clinic.


Selected Recent Publications

  • Mineralogenic characteristics of osteogenic lineage-committed human dental pulp stem cells following their exposure to a discoloration-resistant calcium aluminosilicate cement., 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Interdisciplinary treatment in an adult patient with bilateral cleft and palate with missing premaxilla: The prosthodontic perspective, 2015
  • Efficacy of 3D conforming nickel titanium rotary instruments in eliminating canal wall bacteria from oval-shaped root canals, 2015
  • In vitro biocompatibility and oxidative stress profiles of different hydraulic calcium silicate cements, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Wall shear stress effects of different endodontic irrigation techniques and systems, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Outcomes of Clinical Endodontics. New material and systems for root canal disinfection.

Department Service

  • Course Director- Endo 5002 2015 - Present

  • Course Director ENDO 5902 2014 - Present

  • Assistant Director, Advanced Education Program in Endodontics 2012 - Present

  • Assistant Director, Predoctoral Endodontics 2012 - Present

  • Endodontic Faculty Search Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Student Admissions and Recruitment Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Committee on Instruments and Clinical Continuity 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Credentials Committee 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Advanced Education Code of Conduct Hearing Subcommitee Charge - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of Physiologic & Behavior 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Dentistry 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Advisory/ Planning Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • American Dental Association 2013 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Georgia Dental Association 2013 - Present

    Role: Member