Paul Tiwana is an Associate Professor in UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Department of Surgery and the Director of UTSW’s residency program in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Tiwana joined UT Southwestern in 2010. He currently is the Chief of Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Children’s Medical Center and Medical Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Parkland Memorial Hospital. Dr. Tiwana’s clinical practice focuses particularly on corrective jaw (orthognathic) surgery, facial fractures (craniomaxillofacial trauma), and the surgical management of various head and face (craniofacial) syndromes. He is frequently called upon to lecture on those subjects, and he has contributed numerous scientific articles to professional journals and other publications in the oral and maxillofacial surgery field. A Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a Fellow of both the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Tiwana serves on multiple national committees that are educationally focused on the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery.