Ankur Johri, DDS, MD, FACS
Dr. Ankur Johri earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) with Honors at the highly reputed University of Toronto in 2003. In 2009, he obtained his Medical degree (M.D.) from the University of Connecticut.
Dr. Johri then finished 4 additional years of Surgical residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) at the prestigious and highly ranked University of Connecticut. Dr. Johri is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon from the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS). He is also a Fellow in renowned American College of Surgeons (ACS).
Dr. Johri has lectured on various topics at society meetings to fellow OMS and Plastic surgery residents and conducted several hands-on surgical cadaver anatomy courses. Aside from striving to be an excellent Clinician, he is also committed to Peer Education. He was awarded the Teacher of the Year award in 2015 from Lehigh Valley Hospital in the field of OMS. Furthermore, he has been involved with Synthes as a guest lecturer to give presentations on treatment of complex facial fractures.
Dr. Johri has an Unrestricted Anesthesia permit from the State of Pennsylvania that allows him to perform General Anesthesia in the office. He is also ACLS, PALS and BLS certified. Patient safety is his TOP priority and for that reason BOTH of our offices are equipped with a dedicated Recovery Room to ensure patients are appropriately taken care of post surgery and are discharged once stable. We are also the only office in the Lehigh Valley where Sevoflurane General Anesthesia is performed by the Doctors for children who are extremely apprehensive and would not tolerate an IV line placement.
Dr. Johri has a particular interest in facial trauma, jaw correction surgery, dental implants and facial cosmetic surgery. Both his offices are equipped with the latest technology such as PRF/PRP centrifuges, CBCT scanners, CO2 lasers, Piezosurgery units, Itero intraoral scanners to name a few. We are also a full fledged Electronic Medical Office using Digital imaging only (less radiation dosage) and Digital charting, consents etc. Furthermore, we send your Prescriptions instantly after surgery electronically to your Pharmacy, so that you don't have to wait after surgery to get your Medications filled. Patient satisfaction is important to us and we can be contacted 24/7 via our online Chat option or our Answering Service.
Dr. Johri specializes in dental implants and performs "All on 4" implants with immediate (same day) or 24 hour teeth. He also performs Trefoil and Zygomatic implants patients as well. He performs his more invasive procedures such as treatment of Facial fractures, Neck Infections, Correction of facial deformities, Sleep apnea surgery, Tumor resection and reconstruction at Lehigh Valley Hospital (which is a Level 1 Trauma Center).
Dr. Johri is also trained in Botox, Facial fillers, Non surgical hair restoration and Custom facial recontouring implants for esthetically conscious patients.
Dr. Johri is a member of several professional organizations including AAOMS, PSOMS, PDA and ADA, FACS.
Dr. Johri is a Peer journal reviewer for the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has also authored a chapter on infections in the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America.
Dr. Johri’s personal interests include traveling, listening to music, and working out.