Steven R. Sierakowski, DMD, MDS
Periodontist in Glen Mills PA
Born in Gainesville, Florida and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Dr. Sierakowski has called Philadelphia his home for the past twenty years. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Villanova University, and later received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (DMD) from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2001. He then completed a three-year advanced training program in periodontology at the prestigious University of Connecticut Health Center in 2004. In the same year, he received his Master of Dental Science degree (MDSc), with his research thesis focusing on the connection between periodontal and cardiovascular diseases.
In 2005, Dr. Sierakowski obtained Board Certified status when he was named a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. His repertoire of clinical experience in periodontal therapies includes traditional non-surgical and surgical therapy, periodontal plastic surgery, dental implantology and site development, sinus elevation, and the management of dental anxiety by providing conscious sedation.
Dr. Sierakowski’s commitment to dental education is exemplary. Since 2005, he has been a faculty member in the Department of Dental Medicine at the Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. In 2009, he was appointed Chairman of the Division of Periodontics, in which he directs the clinical and didactic periodontal education of the General Practitioner Residents each year.
He is the author of First Aid for the NBDE Part I, a comprehensive review text for dental students preparing to take the National Board Dental Examination, a requirement for US dental licensure. It is now in its third edition. His second book, First Aid Q&A for the NBDE Part I, a companion to the first text, was published in 2009.
He maintains active membership in the American Academy of Periodontology, American Board of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, Delaware Valley Academy of Osseointegration, Pierre Fauchard Academy, American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Delaware State Dental Society, and the Dental Society of Chester County & Delaware County.
Dr. Sierakowski is active in the highly-respected Spear Study Club and Pankey Institute, where he meets with other local dentists and dental specialists to collaborate on patient cases and improve his clinical expertise.
Outside of the office, Dr. Sierakowski spends time with his wife and two children. He is an avid golfer and also enjoys baseball, reading and traveling.