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Philip L. Fava II, DMD, MDSc

Specialty: Dental Implants, Periodontics

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Dr. Philip Fava is a Board Certified, full-time practicing periodontist and implant surgeon, maintaining offices in both Philadelphia and Ambler, PA with associates Dr. Eric Schoenebeck and Dr. Dmitriy Klass. His practice is focused on surgical implant placement, periodontal plastic surgery procedures, reconstructive and regenerative therapy, LANAP®, LAPIP® and a heavy emphasis on autogenous hard and soft tissue grafting.

He is a proud father of two energetic toddlers and loves spending time with his family. When time allows, Dr. Fava enjoys racing cars at the track, or riding with his cycling group.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

3D digital imaging, “All-on-4®”, “SameDay Smile®” immediate dental implant placement, dental bone grafting, LANAP®/LAPIP® Laser therapy, Pinhole® gum recession surgery, Piezosurgery® and orthodontic acceleration surgeries

Awards or Certifications

Dr. Fava is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the International Team of Implantology (ITI). He presently serves as Director of the Philadelphia Tri-State ITI Study Club, President of the Eastern Dental Society, the leader of two Spear Study Clubs, Advisory Board Member of Spear Masters Program, faculty of DevRight Speaker Development Series, and ITI US Section East Regional Education Chair. He lectures nationally and internationally on various topics including periodontics, biological bone augmentation, dental implant surgery and practice management. Dr. Fava has authored and co-authored articles published in scientific journals including the Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry and frequently contributes to the dental literature in the area of periodontal surgical techniques, dental implants, bone grafting. gingival grafting and protocols for predictable implant placement.

What's your background, education and training?

Dr. Fava completed his specialty residency in Periodontics and Masters in Dental Science (MDSc) at the University of Connecticut (UConn) where he served as the chief resident. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in Philadelphia from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (UPenn).

Hours of operation

NE Philadelphia Office Hours:

Monday: 9:30am-6:00pm

Tuesday: 7:00am–3:00pm

Wednesday: 7:00am-2:00pm

Thursday: 7:00am-5:00pm

Friday: 7:00am-1:00pm

Ambler Office Hours:

Monday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday: 8:00am-5:00pm

Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm

Friday: 8:00am-1:00pm