Faculty & Staff bios

David Lazarchik, DMD

Assistant Dean for Patient Care and Clinical Education

College of Dental Medicine

E-Mail: dlazarchik@westernu.edu



  • American Dental Association
  • American Dental Educators Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry, Fellow


Dr. Lazarchik received his dental degree at University of Florida in 1984 and a GPR certificate at University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1985. Since that time he has served as the Director of the General Practice Residency Program at Alabama and as a Comprehensive Care group leader at Georgia Health Sciences University. He also has experience in private practice, hospital dentistry, public health, long term care facilities, and insurance consulting. His research/clinical interests include dental erosion & GERD, and the plaque control potential of carbamide peroxide.