Vicki Petropoulos, DMD, MS, FACP, holds a B.A. from Smith College, a D.M.D. from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, a Certificate in Prosthodontics as well as a M.S. in Oral Biology for her work in Implant Dentistry from Temple University’s Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry.
Dr. Vicki Petropoulos is a Board Certified Prosthodontist with over 32 years of experience in Dentistry and Prosthodontics. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a Fellow of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and a member of the OKU Honorary Dental Society.
Dr. Petropoulos has extensive teaching experience in her specialty having been a tenured faculty at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine for 20 years where she was engaged in private practice, and critical research projects. She currently holds the distinction of Emeritus Standing Faculty from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She has been widely published with over 33 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals in the areas of prosthodontics, implant dentistry and advanced restorative dentistry. Additionally, she is a frequent lecturer at international, national and local dental conferences and dental societies.
During her career, Dr. Petropoulos has received major Prosthodontic awards at both national and local levels in recognition for her excellence in patient care. She is the recipient of the Charles E. English Award for her novel approach to delivering care for a patient. In 2012, her treatment and passion for a complex reconstruction was showcased in the prestigious Journal of Prosthodontics’ special edition “Inspirational Cases in Prosthetic Dentistry” for her life changing treatment of a patient using implants which transformed their life.
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Petropoulos is experienced with over 20 years of providing opinion and testimony for the following areas:
- Prosthodontic Restorative Dentistry
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Fixed Prosthodontics
- Full Mouth Reconstructions
- Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics
- Implant Dentistry
- Implant Restorations
- Tissue Integrated Prosthesis
- Endodontic Therapy
- Post and Cores
- General Dentistry
- Restorative Dentistry
- Dental Materials
- TMJ Disorders
Case Evaluation Screening Report and In Depth Report
Dr. Petropoulos has worked equally doing plaintiff work and defense work. She will review your case and determine its merit based on the applicable standard of care in dentistry and any deviations from those standards. An opinion will be presented as to occurrence of malpractice / negligence.
She will also provide a comprehensive report which will include the case’s merit and applicable standards of care and deviations if any, and for the likelihood or absence of negligence and dental malpractice.