Michael D. Sock, DMD, MD, FACS

Meet Dr. Sock

Photo: Dr. Michael D. Sock, Phildelphia & Bucks County Oral Surgeon

Dr. Sock spends most of his free time playing and watching movies with his three children.  He is also an avid Philadelphia sports fan, especially Phillies baseball. Some other interests include golfing, running, exercise.

Read Dr. Sock’s full CV here

Board Certification

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2015 – present
  • Northeast Regional Board of Dentistry, 2006 to present


MD     Doctorate of Medicine – May 2009
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

DMD  Doctorate of Dental Medicine – May 2006
Temple University School of Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA

BS     Bachelor of Science – May 2002
Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA
Neshaminy High School, Langhorne, PA – June 1998

FACS Fellow, American College of Surgeons – October 2018

Postdoctoral Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA
July 2006 – June 2012

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Resident

  • Full Scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: dentoalveolar surgery, reconstructive and implant surgery, orthognathic surgery, facial trauma, temporomandibular joint surgery, head and neck pathology, maxillofacial infections, pediatric surgery, and anesthesia/conscious sedation
  • Anesthesia: 4-month rotation in the operating rooms as a fully functioning anesthesia resident with the Department of Anesthesiology

University of Pennsylvania Health System Philadelphia, PA
July 2009 – June 2011

General Surgery Resident – 2 year certificate

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Pediatric Craniofacial and Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, Neurosurgery, Trauma Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Emergency Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Colorectal Surgery


  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)
  • Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA)
  • Delaware Valley Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (DVSOMS)
    • Board Member – Chair of Public information
  • Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (PSOMS)
  • Montgomery Bucks Dental Society (MBDS)
  • Dental Clinic Club of Philadelphia (DCCP)
  • International Team for Implantology (ITI)

Hospital Affiliations

  • The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; January 2013 – Present
    Philadelphia, PA
  • St. Mary Medical Center; October 2013 – Present
    Langhorne, PA
  • Doylestown Hospital; June 2017 – Present
    Doylestown, PA
  • Holy Redeemer Hospital and Medical Center; July 2012 – Present
    Meadowbrook, PA
  • Nazareth Hospital; October 2015 – Present
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Lower Bucks Hospital; July 2019 – Present
    Bristol, PA
  • St. Joseph’s Manor Nursing Home; July 2012 – Present
    Meadowbrook, PA
  • Lafayette Redeemer Nursing Home; July 2012 – Present
    Meadowbrook, PA

badge for Philadelphia magazine Top Dentists™ award - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2020

Honors and Awards

  • Philadelphia magazine Top Dentists™ award — Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon 2016 and 2020
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon – Kappa Kappa Chapter (National Dental Honor Society) – 2006
  • The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Student Award – 2006
  • The American Acadamy of Periodontology Dental Student Award – 2006
  • Magna Cum Laude – Temple University School of Dentistry – 2006
  • Cum Laude – Ursinus College – 2002