Eric Lessard


Pain Center and Dentistry
Montreal General Hospital,
Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University
Montreal, Quebec


Clinical instructor - Div. of Oral Diagnosis, Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University

Attending faculty - Oral and maxillo-facial surgery, McGill University

Staff dentist - Pain Center, Montreal General Hospital, MUHC, McGill Univ.

Private practice - private practice limited to Oral Medicine


Certificate of training in Oral Medicine, New Jersey Dental School - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

General Practice Residency/Hospital Dentistry, Notre-Dame Hospital - University of Montreal

Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree (D.M.D.), Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec

Pain treatments:

Acute and chronic non-cancer and cancer orofacial pain

Special clinical interests:

Neuropathic non-odontogenic pain; musculoskeletal pain syndromes including temporo- mandibular disorders

Research interests:

Burning mouth syndrome physiopathology; cannabinoids in myogenic pain; epidemiology of musculoskeletal pain syndromes


Lessard E. Glick M. Ahmed S. Saric M. The patient with a heart murmur: evaluation, assessment and dental considerations. Journal of the American Dental Association. 136(3):347-56; quiz 380-1, 2005 Mar.

Lessard E. Oral pathology quiz #36. Case 1. Chronic diffuse sclerosing osteomyelitis. Journal of the New Jersey Dental Association. 73(3):28-9, 34-5, 2002.

Lessard E. Cree E. Laramee B. Hereditary angioedema: a medical condition with dental implications. [French] Journal Canadian Dental Association. 61(1):62-4, 1995 Jan.