Riad E. Youssef, DDS (Retired)  

Riad E. Youssef, DDS - Dentist at The Oral Surgery CenterWith a mix of sadness and gratitude, The Oral Surgery Center announces Dr. Riad Youssef’s retirement. It has been an honor working with Dr. Youssef for the last 19 years. He is not only an exceptional doctor; he is an exceptional human being. Dr. Youssef exemplifies service, mentoring oral surgery residents at The University of Minnesota and serving as President-Elect of the Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He is also well known for his involvement in Hudson Youth Soccer, where he coaches young athletes to be their personal best and makes a lasting, positive impact. Dr. Youssef’s passion for oral surgery and his commitment to patients has shaped The Oral Surgery Center. With heartfelt gratitude, we thank Dr. Youssef for his leadership and inspiration.

“We support a patient-provider partnership where individual objectives guide clinical decisions. My goal is to provide thoughtful and proficient care in a respectful and welcoming environment.”

Undergraduate Studies

Loyola University- Chicago, Illinois

Dental School

Northwestern University Dental School- Chicago, Illinois

Oral Surgery Residency

University of Minnesota – Minneapolis, Minnesota

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Minnesota Dental Association


  • Serves as the President for the Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Personal Interests

Family time, traveling and coaching soccer

Dr. Riad Youssef with family
Dr. Riad Youssef with soccer team