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 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.
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, Digital 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 phone answering Service.
Dr. Johri specializes in dental implants and performs "All on 4" implants with immediate (same day) or 24 hour teeth. He is also a National lecturer on All on 4 "Teeth in a day" Dental implants. He also performs Trefoil implants patients as well. Dr. Johri specializes in Zygomatic implants and has given several lectures nationally to train other surgeons on this surgical technique. 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 non surgical hair restoration, custom facial recontouring implants and jaw correction surgery 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. He has also written an eBook (www.aegisdentalnetwork.com) on implant treatment for severely atrophic maxillas.
Dr. Johri is also a Junior Examiner for the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS) - only a select few Oral Surgeons in the country are selected for this purpose.
Dr. Johri’s personal interests include traveling, listening to music, and working out.