Curriculum Vitae- Richard R. Souviron




Miami Senior High School

University of Miami

Emory University

Emory University School of Dentistry, DDS


Temporomandibular Joint Disorders*

Dental Implantology*

Reconstructive Dentistry*

Forensic Dentistry*

General Dentistry*

*Thousands of hours of post-doctoral course work

Professional Affiliations:

American Dental Association

Florida Dental Association

East Coast District Dental Society

Greater Miami Dental Society

Fellow, International College of Dentists

Fellow, American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Founding Member and Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Odontology

American Society of Forensic Odontology

Practice Experience:

1997-Formation of Dental Leaders, a practice of excellence with 
K. Randall Groh, DDS, at 336 Alhambra Circle, Coral Gables, Florida

1960 to present-Private practice in Coral Gables, Florida

1967 to present-Chief Forensic Dentist-Miami Dade County Medical Examiners Office.


Offices Held/Services:

Past Chair, Comprehensive and Restorative dental division, Dade County Dental Research Clinic.

Past Chair, Ethics Committee ABFO

Past President, American Board of Forensic Odontology.

Past Member, Ethics Committee, East Coast Dental District Dental Society.

Past President, Dade County Dental Research Clinic.

Past President, Greater Miami Dental Society.

Past President, Dade County Children’s Psychiatric Center.

Past President, Coral Gables Jaycees

Past President, Miracle Mile Toastmasters

Past President, Jr. Orange Bowl Committee

Past President, Coral Gables Dental Society

Adjunct Professor, University Of Miami Medical School, Department of Pathology, Forensic Dentistry.

Chief Forensic Dentist Miami Dade County Associate Medical Examiner, Miami Dade County Florida Medical Examiner Department.

Florida Bar Grievance Committee 1990-1993

Florida Bar Grievance Committee 1997-2000


Lectures/Seminars Given:

Bite Mark Evidence in Criminal Cases*

Dental Evidence in Criminal Cases*

Dentistry and the Law*

TMJ-Dental Ethics

Restorative Dentistry-Gnathic Relator

(*Dr. Souviron is highly sought after as an analyst and witness in dentally related criminal and civil cases. His extensive expertise in treating patients with bite disorders and TMJ disorders has offered him great renown in the science of bite mark evidence. Dr. Souviron came to the national forefront as the expert to bring conclusive evidence of guilt in the Ted Bundy murder cases. In addition to fulfilling his civic duty to assist law enforcement agencies in such cases, Dr. Souviron has lectured extensively around the nation on forensic dentistry, the science of the human bite function and interpreted of such evidence in criminal cases.)






Awards of Honor:

AAFS Odontology Section Award-Outstanding Forensic Dentist for 1999

Key to the City- Coral Gables

Honorary Citizen, Decatur Alabama

Honorary Arkansas Traveler

Fellow International College of Dentistry

Fellow American Academy of Forensic Science

Who’s Who-Outstanding Young Men of America

Swathmore’s Who’s Who in America

Board Certification:

American Board of Forensic Odontology

Media Experience:

ABC Prime Time-Dental Infection

British Broadcast Company-Dr. Acer and Kimberly Bergalis AIDS Case, Louisiana vs Keko murder case-BBC Investigative report.


Discovery- New Detective

20/20-Bite Mark Evidence

Many local newscasts


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