Meet Dr. John Nikas

“I always strive to keep abreast of the latest techniques and innovations while providing gentle compassionate care. Your comfort and experience is my highest priority.”

Dr. Nikas is a board certified Periodontist and is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Oral Implantology.

Dr. John Nikas, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, completed his specialty training in periodontics at Temple University School of Dentistry.

After private practice in Pittsburgh for 17 years, Dr. Nikas relocated to the Philadelphia area, and continues to limit his practice to periodontics.

He has earned the following distinctions:
• Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
• Diplomate, Examiner, American Board of Oral Implantology
• Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
• Member, American Academy of Periodontology
• Member, International Team of Implantology

Education & Experience:
Dr. John Nikas received his B.S. in Biology from the University of
Pittsburgh in 1983, where he also received his DMD in 1986. He
went onto receive his certification in periodontology from Temple
University Dental School. Dr. Nikas is a board certified
periodontist and is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Oral
Dr. Nikas has been placing implants since 1990 and has extensive
training in all aspects of implant dentistry. He has place thousands
of implants through the years.
Dr. Nikas practiced in Pittsburgh for 18 years in his own specialty
practice in addition to collaborating with other specialty groups.
He moved to the Philadelphia area in 2006.

In his free time, Dr. Nikas spends time with his wife, Georgia, and their two children, Alexandra and John Peter. He loves tasting new wines, traveling and works out regularly.

John R. Nikas D.M.D.