School of Dentistry

Endodontics Residents

Endo Anthony Okoli

Name: Anthony Okoli
Class of: 2021
Hometown: Cerritos, California
Dental School: Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH)

Dr. Anthony Okoli graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with a B.S. in Public Policy, Management, & Planning. He attended the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH) and earned a dual DMD/MPH degree. After dental school, he completed a hospital-based General Practice Residency at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Prior to specializing in endodontics, he spent the last four years practicing in Houston, Texas. In his free time, Dr. Okoli enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, cooking, traveling, attending comedy shows, and playing basketball.

Sarah Paje

Name: Sarah Paje
Class of: 2021
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Sarah Paje graduated from the University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) with a B.S. in Psychobiology in 2009. She then went on to attend the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, earning her D.M.D. in 2015. Prior to attending OHSU, Dr. Paje served as a general dentist in the United States Navy for 4 years. During this time, she was stationed with the Marines in Twentynine Palms, CA. In her free time, Dr. Paje enjoys spending time with her husband, trying out new restaurants, and going to Orange theory classes.

Ryan Martin

Name: Ryan Martin
Class of: 2022
Hometown: Tucson, AZ
Dental School: Oregon Health and Science University School of Dentistry

Dr. Ryan Martin graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Psychology. He went on to attend dental school at Oregon Health & Science University. Upon earning his D.M.D. degree, Dr. Martin commissioned as an Officer in the United States Navy.  In the Navy he first completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program at the Naval Hospital San Diego. He was then stationed in Okinawa, Japan for 2 years with the 3rd Marine Division. Following that tour, Dr. Martin was the dental department head for 2 years at the Navy Branch Health Clinic in Fallon, Nevada (home of TOPGUN).  His love for endodontics has brought him back to the PNW for more advanced education.  His free time is spent with his wife and children adventuring outdoors, discovering all the PNW has to offer. 

Jason McDaniels

Name: Jason McDaniels 
Class of: 2021
Hometown:
Dental School: Indiana  University Dental School 

Dr. Jason McDaniels completed his B.S. degree in Biology from Indiana University. After completing his undergraduate studies, he attended Indiana University School of Dentistry to earn his D.D.S. degree. He worked full time in private practice for 19 years in Indiana during which time he obtained his MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University. Dr. McDaniels enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and three dogs. In his other “spare” time, he trains for triathlons..

Michael McCunniff

Name: Michael McCunniff 
Class of: 2022
Hometown: Waterloo, IA
Dental School: The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics

Dr. McCunniff graduated from the University of Iowa in 2012 with a degree in Health Sciences. Upon graduation Dr. McCunniff immediately entered dental school at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics receiving a D.D.S. in 2016. He then moved to Oregon and practiced as a general dentist in Corvallis for 4 years. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, hiking, camping and golfing.

Chao Shen

Name: Chao Shen
Class of: 2022
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Dental School: Oregon Health and Science University

Dr. Chao Shen graduated from Oregon State University with a B.S. in General Science. He went on to attend dental school at Oregon Health & Science University. Upon earning his D.M.D. degree, Dr. Shen commissioned as an Officer in the United States Army and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program at Ft. Campbell, KY. He was then stationed in Germany for 4 years. After completing his military service, Dr. Shen returned home to Portland, OR and worked as a general dentist for Kaiser Permanente. In his free time, Dr. Shen enjoys traveling and taking pictures of the food he has eaten.