Joel L. Strom, D.D.S., M.S.

Joel L. Strom, D.D.S., M.S.

Joel Strom, DDS, MS

350 South Beverly Drive #180 Beverly Hills, CA 90212

About the Expert

Dr. Strom, a former President of the California State Dental Board and the Western Los Angeles Dental Society, has practiced general and cosmetic dentistry in Beverly Hills, LA and NYC for 31 years. He was the Course Director for Dental Ethics at USC and received a Presidential Appointment to the NIH that funded all dental research in the US.

Areas of Expertise

  • Dentistry and Oral Surgery
  • Healthcare Practices and Records

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Expert's Profile

Dr. Joel Strom, a Los Angeles native, attended Hamilton High and graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with a degree in Psychology. He studied dentistry at the University of the Pacific (UOP) and completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship and Master’s degree in Human Nutrition at Columbia University in New York City. An active member of the community, he has served in a variety of non-profit and public service capacities including being the Founder of Dentistry United for WWII and Disabled Vets. He has been recruited to consult for many companies including Bain Capital, BASF-Future and Henry Schein Dental Supplies Inc.

Personal Achievements


  • Columbia University, School of Medicine
  • NIH Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Nutrition, 1981 – 83
  • Columbia University Institute of Human Nutrition
  • M.S. Nutrition, 1983
  • University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1979
  • University of Southern California
  • AB Psychology, 1976


  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Western Dental Society
  • Los Angeles Dental Society
  • University of the Pacific General Alumni
  • University of Southern California General Alumni


  • California State Science Center Board of Directors
  • Appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Chairman, 2009
  • Lease Negotiations Committee – State and Coliseum Commission
  • Master Plan Chair, 2008-present
  • National Advisory Dental Craniofacial Research Council, NIH
  • Appointed by George W. Bush, 2008
  • State of California Pupil Assessment Panel
  • Appointed by Governor Pete Wilson, 1998-9
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  • California Student Aid Commission
  • Appointed by Governor Pete Wilson, 1998-99
  • Vice Chair, Federal Family Education Loan Program Committee
  • Vice-Chair, Golden State Scholarshare Trust Committee
  • American Dental Association
  • Delegate, House of Delegates, 1998-9
  • Ethics Reference Committee, 1999
  • Alternate Delegate, 1996
  • California Dental Association
  • Golden Apple Award Outstanding Young Dentist, 1993
  • Member, Council on Legislation, 1991
  • Acting Trustee, Board of Trustees, 1990
  • Delegate to the House of Delegates, 1985 - 1993
  • Western Los Angeles Dental Society (component of the Calif. Dental Ass.)
  • Presidential Appointee to Board of Trustees, 1992-94
  • President - 1991-92
  • Executive Committee - 1987 - 1992
  • Board of Directors - 1984 – 1994

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Joel L. Strom, D.D.S., M.S. is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, US Pacific Islands