Dr. Joseph Graskemper


Joseph P. Graskemper, DDS, JD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of General Dentistry


Ohio State University School of Dentistry


Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Board Certified:

American Board of Medical Malpractice
American Board of Legal Medicine

Board of Directors:

International Dental Ethics and Law Society

Fellowship/Advanced Training: Fellowship - International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Fellowship - American Society of Osseointegration
Fellowship - Academy of General Dentistry
Fellowship - American College of Legal Medicine
Fellowship - American College of Dentists
Research Interests: Professional Responsibility (Dental Law, Ethics, Professionalism), Risk Management, Practice Management, Oral Reconstruction/Rehabilitation

Current Publications:

Professional Responsibility in Dentistry: A Practical Guide to Law and Ethics, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011

Leadership and communication in Dentistry, Wiley-Blackwell, 2019

"A New Perspective on Dental Malpractice," The Journal of the American Dental Association, 2002 133 6: 752 - 757.

"The Standard of Care in Dentistry," The Journal of the American Dental Association, 2004 35: 1449 - 1455.

"Informed Consent: A Stepping Stone in Risk Management," The Compendium, April 2005 26: 286 Ð 290.

"Setting up Shop: Secrets to Success", a six article series for Dentistry Today, Sept. 2000 to Feb. 2001.

“Ethical Advertising in Dentistry”, Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2009, Volume 76, Number 1: 44-49.

"The Multi-Specialty Practice - How It Began and How You Can Do It Too!", Featured article DentistryIQ.com, Nov. 2009.

"Dental Ethics with a New Emphasis: Reflections on the Curriculum," Bulletin of the International Ethics and Law Society, 2009, Volume 9, Number 2: 38-40.

"Ethics is How You Respond To Life," Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2011, 78:3, 14-17.

"Professional Responsibility in Dentistry: What It Is and How It Works," Ethics in Biology; Engineering & Medicine - An International Journal, 2011, 2 (2):171-174.

Language(s) spoken: English
Consultations & Appointments: 631-286-4243
Email Address: Joseph.Graskemper@stonybrookmedicine.edu