Margarita Stanislavovna Katser

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Research Fellow


Periodontics & Oral Medicine



Dr. Katser holds a joint appointment as Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor and Research Fellow at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. She graduated with a BS in Psychology from SUNY at Stony Brook and went on to obtain her DDS degree at the Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Katser completed her residency in oral and maxillofacial pathology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, a leading institution in the field of anatomical and clinical pathology. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology as well as a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Since 2020, Dr. Katser has been engaged with the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, participating in course development as well as lecturing within multiple pre-doctorate courses. Her research interests center on education psychology as well as race and ethnic relations, informing her continued collaboration on curriculum optimization and fostering student engagement. Furthermore, with a clinical background in serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Dr. Katser maintains a steadfast dedication to evidence-based, multidisciplinary care. This commitment remains integral to her role as an active provider with Comprehensive Clinical Pathology Services.