Dr. Dong-Seok Sohn


Dr. Dong-Seok Sohn
Professor Dong-Seok Sohn is Professor and Chairman, Department of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Medicine, Catholic
University of Deagu, Republic of Korea.He is founding president of World Academy of Ultrasonic Piezoelectric Bone Surgery (WAUPS). He is Past President of ICOI asia-pacific section and founding president of ICOI Korea.

He is author of books “Immediate loading with provisional implants (Ji-Sung Publishing, 2002), Clinical applications of sintered porous surface implants (Gun-Ja Publishing, 2002) and Innovative implant dentistry (Gun-Ja Publishing, 2003), Clinical applications of piezoelectric bone surgery (2008).

He is also author of numerous book chapters, and he has published many clinical and animal studies in peer-reviewed national and international journals.

He is Recipient of Charles English Award by Implant Dentistry which flagship journal of ICOI in 2007.

He introduced Hydrodynamic Piezoelectric Internal Sinus elevation (HPISE), Sticky Bone and Sohn’s Augmentation – New Tenting Abutment (SANTA).

He serves as editorial board in numerous peer-reviewed journals.