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John Russo

John Russo DDS, MHS

Dentistry, Periodontics and Periodontology

Sarasota, Florida, United States of America

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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's 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 of the Southern Academy of Periodontology. Dr. Russo is the Senior District Trustee for the American Academy of Periodontology Board of Trustees.

A nationally recognized expert in dental implants and bone grafting, Dr. Russo lectures across the United States, Canada, and Mexico to share his knowledge with other dentists. Dr. Russo's private practice is located in Sarasota, Florida. He diagnoses and treats Periodontal (Gum) Disease, performs periodontal plastic surgery procedures, and helps patients who are missing some, or all, of their teeth by placing dental implants. Dr. Russo works closely with many excellent restorative dentists in the area to give patients the benefit of the combined expertise of a specialist and a restorative dentist. Dr. Russo and his wife are the proud parents of three boys, two of whom are fraternal twins. His hobby is saltwater fishing, and he participates in team fishing tournaments. Dr. Russo is also a musician.

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES (Speaking, Spoken, and Authored)
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  • Speciality Dentistry
  • Calendar Mar 22, 2012 - Mar 22, 2026
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  • Speciality Dentistry
  • Calendar Dec 14, 2018 - Dec 14, 2025