Mary Lynn Froeschle, D.D.S., M.B.A.

Mary Lynn Froeschle, D.D.S., M.B.A.

Title: Associate Professor
Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry

Room: 1111
UNMC College of Dentistry
40th and Holdrege
Box 830740
Lincoln, NE 68583-0740

Telephone: (402) 472-7993
Fax: (402) 472-5290


  • 1997 M.B.A., University of Nebraska - Lincoln
  • 1994 Summer Institute in Clinical Dental Research, University of Washington
  • 1984 General Practice Residency, Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • 1983 D.D.S., College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1980 B.S., General Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Teaching Responsibilities:

  • Director, ARD 572, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  • Director, ARD 654, Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning III
  • Director, ARD 604, Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning II
  • Director, ARD 603, Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning I
  • Coordinator and Advocate, Patient-centered Comprehensive Care Program
  • Coordinator and Clinical Faculty, Assessment and Treatment Planning Clinic
  • Coordinator, Patient Management and Professionalism

Research Interests:

  • Medically Compromised Patients
  • Educational Outcomes/Faculty Issues


  • Analysis of Work Patterns for Positive Organizational Behavior. Enich A. Neidle Scholar in Residence Program. ADEA 2002-03, $6,000. Funded. Principal investigator.
  • Adolescent tobacco use prevention program by dentists. University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.10/98 - 4/99 $4,000. Funded. Principal investigator.
  • Retrospective study on outcome of patients treatment planned for cuspal coverage of anterior or posterior teeth. University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.7/1/96 - 9/30/97 $3,475. Funded. Principal investigator
  • A traumatic restorative treatment. G.C. America, Inc.6/1/94 - 1/30/97 $1,945.25. Funded. Co-investigator. (PI: NO Ewoldsen)
  • A comparison of orthodontic bracket retention using two commercially available adhesives. G.C. America, Inc.9/1/95 - 9/30/97 $1,800. Funded. Co-investigator. (PI: NO Ewoldsen)

Recent Publications:

  • Froeschle ML, Salama F. Perceptions of dental students regarding the Curriculum during the first two years of dental school. J Dent Educ 2009;73(2) ABSTRACT#89.
  • Froeschle ML, Sinford JC. Full-time Dental Faculty Perceptions of Satisfaction with the Academic Work Environment. J Dent Educ, 2009;73(10):1153-64.
  • Lange B, Cook C, Dunning D, Froeschle ML, Kent, D. Improving oral hygiene of institutionalized mentally retarded clients. J Dent Hygiene, 2000;74(III):205-9.
  • Johnson TE, Froeschle ML, Lange BM, Marx DB. Management of patients needing antibiotic prophylaxis in dental education setting. J Dent Ed, 2000;64(4):276-82.
  • Froeschle ML, Gobetti JP, Donahue PM. Faculty attitudes and perceptions about the Institute of Medicine report. J Dent Ed. 1999;63(4):339-45.
  • Ewoldsen NO, Cacho Z, Callahan S, Froeschle ML, Bracket MG. A traumatic restorative treatment using a mixture of glass ionomer cements. Mexican Dental Association Review. 1999;56(1):8-11.
  • Froeschle ML, Donahue PM. Academic health care: Leadership in times of change. The Journal of Leadership Studies, 1998;5(4):60-7.
  • Gobetti JP, Froeschle ML. Sjogren's Syndrome: A Challenge for Dentistry. General Dentistry. 1997;45(3):268-72.

Service Activities:

  • Director of Continuing Dental Education
  • Chancellor's Commission on Gender Related Issues, Chair
  • Health Advisor Board, Lincoln Action Program Early Head Start/Head Start
  • Health Advisor Board, Lincoln Public Schools Early Head Start/Head Start
  • Faculty Advisor, American Association of Women Dentists
  • American Dental Education Association Reviewer


Mary Lynn Froeschle, D.D.S., M.B.A.