Flavia Lakschevitz, DDS, PhD, MSc

Clinical Associate Professor
Flavia Lakschevitz, DDS, PhD, MSc


Office Address

7-368 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences,
Division of Periodontology


Clinical Associate Professor
Director, Advanced Education Program in Periodontology


MSc, University of Toronto
Major: Periodontology

PhD, University of Tornoto
Major: Neutrophil Biology

MSc, Fluminense Federal University
Major: Oral Pathology

DDS, Fluminense Federal University
Major: Dentistry

Residency, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Major: Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

Residency, Grande Rio University
Major: Oral Medicine

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Selected Publications

Sima, C., Aboodi, G. M., Lakschevitz, F. S., Sun, C., Goldberg, M. B., Glogauer, M., 2016. Nuclear Factor Erythroid 2-Related Factor 2 Down-Regulation in Oral Neutrophils Is Associated with Periodontal Oxidative Damage and Severe Chronic Periodontitis.. The American journal of pathology, 186 (6): 1417-26. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajpath.2016.01.013 PubMed ID: 27070823.

Lakschevitz, F. S., Hassanpour, S., Rubin, A., Fine, N., Sun, C., Glogauer, M., 2016. Identification of neutrophil surface marker changes in health and inflammation using high-throughput screening flow cytometry.. Experimental cell research, 342 (2): 200-9. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yexcr.2016.03.007 PubMed ID: 26970376.

Avivi-Arber, L., Lee, J. C., Sood, M., Lakschevitz, F., Fung, M., Barashi-Gozal, M., Glogauer, M., Sessle, B. J., 2015. Long-term neuroplasticity of the face primary motor cortex and adjacent somatosensory cortex induced by tooth loss can be reversed following dental implant replacement in rats.. The Journal of comparative neurology, 523 (16): 2372-89. doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/cne.23793 PubMed ID: 25921658.

Cheng, Q., Seltzer, Z., Sima, C., Lakschevitz, F. S., Glogauer, M., 2015. Quantitative Trait Loci and Candidate Genes for Neutrophil Recruitment in Sterile Inflammation Mapped in AXB-BXA Recombinant Inbred Mice.. PloS one, 10 (5): e0124117. doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0124117 PubMed ID: 25942439.

Lakschevitz, F. S., Visser, M. B., Sun, C., Glogauer, M., 2015. Neutrophil transcriptional profile changes during transit from bone marrow to sites of inflammation.. Cellular & molecular immunology, 12 (1): 53-65. doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/cmi.2014.37 PubMed ID: 24909740.

Peter, M. R., Jerkic, M., Sotov, V., Douda, D. N., Ardelean, D. S., Ghamami, N., Lakschevitz, F., Khan, M. A., Robertson, S. J., Glogauer, M., Philpott, D. J., Palaniyar, N., Letarte, M., 2014. Impaired resolution of inflammation in the Endoglin heterozygous mouse model of chronic colitis.. Mediators of inflammation, 2014 767185. doi: https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/767185 PubMed ID: 25114380.

Lakschevitz, F. S., Glogauer, M., 2014. High-purity neutrophil isolation from human peripheral blood and saliva for transcriptome analysis.. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1124 469-83. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-62703-845-4_28 PubMed ID: 24504969.

Lakschevitz, F. S., Aboodi, G. M., Glogauer, M., 2013. Oral neutrophils display a site-specific phenotype characterized by expression of T-cell receptors.. Journal of periodontology, 84 (10): 1493-503. doi: https://doi.org/10.1902/jop.2012.120477 PubMed ID: 23205919.

Lakschevitz, F. S., Aboodi, G. M., Glogauer, M., 2013. Oral neutrophil transcriptome changes result in a pro-survival phenotype in periodontal diseases.. PloS one, 8 (7): e68983. doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0068983 PubMed ID: 23874838.

Lakschevitz, F., Aboodi, G., Tenenbaum, H., Glogauer, M., 2011. Diabetes and periodontal diseases: interplay and links.. Current diabetes reviews, 7 (6): 433-9. doi: https://doi.org/10.2174/157339911797579205 PubMed ID: 22091748.