Michael D. Sock, DMD, MD, FACS

Meet Dr. Sock

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

Dr. Sock is a leading oral and maxillofacial surgeon in the Philadelphia, Bucks County and Montgomery County Region. Dr. Sock is a partner in the practice and is committed to providing the best care to each of his patients. In addition to his extensive experience, he is dual degreed: first obtaining his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Temple University School of Dentistry, followed by obtaining his Doctor of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (which is consistently ranked in the top three medical schools in the country). He is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Sock is also among a small group of Oral Surgeons to be recognized by his General Surgery colleagues with acceptance as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Because of Dr. Sock’s dedication to continued learning and achievement he provides his patients with comprehensive care.

To provide the highest level of safety and care to his patients, Dr. Sock is also extensively trained in both office-based anesthesia and general anesthesia. Dr. Sock is experienced in many oral surgical procedures, with special interest in the areas of wisdom teeth, extractions, bone grafting, dental implants, orthognathic (corrective jaw) surgery, facial trauma, and pediatric oral surgery.

Pennsylvania Dental Implant & Oral Surgery Associates, The Oral Surgery Group, has four offices conveniently located in Doylestown, NE Philadelphia, Langhorne, and Meadowbrook, to meet the needs of our patients.

Dr. Sock sees patients primarily out of our Doylestown and Langhorne locations. Dr. Sock has established a reputation for excellence within the oral and maxillofacial surgery community, and with his patients and peers.

Dr. Sock is currently accepting new patients.

Board Certification

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

Education

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

Certificates

  • 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)
  • AOCMF

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