Our Sarasota practice is limited to periodontics and dental implantology. A very highly regarded periodontist, Dr. Russo is trained in the most sophisticated periodontal and dental implant techniques. At our practice, it is our priority to deliver the highest quality periodontal care to our patients.
We incorporate the latest technological advances in periodontics to treat all phases of periodontal disease. Utilizing both non-surgical and surgical procedures, it is our goal to maintain the health of your existing teeth for a lifetime. In cases where tooth loss is inevitable, Dr. Russo is highly trained in the placement of dental implants. We view it as our responsibility to educate our patients on the latest development in periodontal and implant care in order to help them make more informed decisions regarding their oral health. We pride ourselves on the personal care and compassion that we show to each of our patients.
We hope that you will find this website to be a useful and interesting resource for all of your periodontal concerns. If you would like more information about any of the procedures that we offer or to request an appointment, please call our office at the number listed above.
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Dr. Russo speaks at the 2012 American Academy of Implant Dentistry Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
Dr. Russo speaks at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists World Congress XXIX.
Dr. John Russo is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He completed his specialty training in periodontics at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, where he also earned a Masters of Health Sciences degree.
At the present time, Dr. Russo is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Periodontics at the Medical University of South Carolina, and he is a diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Russo is also the past President for the Southern Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Pawlus graduated with honors at The University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He continued on to receive his D.D.S. degree from The University of Iowa College Of Dentistry. While he attended this University he was presented several awards including a Dental Research Award from the College Of Dentistry and an Outstanding Achievement in Dental Research Award. His specialty training was at the University of Florida where he received his Certificate in Periodontics and a Masters Degree in Biology. His Master’s research was on root biomodification to enhance healing after periodontal surgery. Following graduation he moved to Sarasota where he is currently in private practice.
Dr. Russo is the Past President of the Southern Academy of Periodontology.
John Russo's Practice has been recognized as a top Sarasota Dentistry practice in 2021.
Congratulations to the entire team!
Dr. Russo is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology and on the Board of Trustees