Meet Joshua E. Lubek, DDS, MD, FACS

Dr. Joshua Lubek was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan and his dental degree from the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. He completed both a General Surgery internship and an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

Dr. Lubek subsequently completed a 2-year Head and Neck Surgery/Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery fellowship at the University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center, Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Lubek is currently an Associate Professor and fellowship director of the Oral-Head & Neck Oncology/Microvascular Surgery program in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Maryland. He is actively involved in the training of surgical fellows, residents, dental students and medical students. Dr. Lubek is involved with research in the areas of Head and Neck Cancer as well as Microvascular Surgery and continues to publish and lecture (nationally and internationally) on these subjects.

Dr. Lubek’s clinical interests are focused on Head and Neck Surgery (malignant and benign tumors including salivary gland and thyroid pathology), Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) and Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery.

Dr. Lubek is board certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.


Professional and Academic Work Includes:


Member of the Multi-disciplinary Head & Neck Tumor Board, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

 Member of the Facial Transplantation Team, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Member American Head and Neck Society (AHNS)

 Member Reconstructive Committee and Mucosal Malignancy Section of the American Head and Neck Society

 Has published over 60 peer-reviewed scientific papers and book chapters

 Director of the animal microvascular training laboratory, University of Maryland, Baltimore MD

 Past Section Editor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology

Past Editorial Board member, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

President, Maryland State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  Baltimore Magazine’s Top Doc’s for 2020