Masahiro Iwamoto, DDS, PhD

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    DDS — Tokushima University, School of Dental Medicine, Tokushima, Japan (1984)

    Board Certification

    Dental Surgery

    Graduate Degree

    PhD, Dentistry — Osaka University, Okayama, Japan (1988)

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Faculty, Biomedical Research Program in Pediatric Orthopedics

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests
    Molecular mechanisms that control skeletal growth at the transcriptional and post-transcriptional level; Molecular mechanisms that stimulate cartilage and bone repair; How aberrations in molecular mechanisms lead to acquired conditions such as heterotopic ossification (HO)