MARIA SOKOLINA, DDS, Diplomat of AADSM


Maria Sokolina, DDS Dr. Sokolina is passionate in her treatment of obstructive sleep apnea and snoring with oral appliance therapy, and is committed to increasing her skill level and knowledge base in the constantly expanding field of sleep medicine dentistry. After graduating from NYU Dental School in 1998 with the Periodontics Honor Award, she completed postgraduate training at Newark's Beth Israel Medical Center, which is considered one of the nation's best general practice residency programs. She has since completed hundreds of hours of continuing education including Dawson Academy, USDI institute for orthodontic training and TUFTs university for Sleep Apnea courses. At the present time Dr. Sokolina is preparing her office to get accredited by Academy of Dental Sleep Apnea. It is the goal of Dr. Sokolina and everyone in her office to remain on the cutting edge of new development in sleep medicine dentistry that could make procedures more effective and further improve the quality of life of her patients.

Dr. Sokolina recently became Diplomate of American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM). Earning Diplomat status from the ABDSM is a unique honor that recognizes special competency in dental sleep medicine. With only 15 Dentist in New Jersey, 20 In New York and 289 in the USA and Canada.

Dr. Sokolina is a member New Jersey Dental Association and Bear Brook Study club. She has lectured at dental conventions and has been published in the World Journal of Orthodontics. Dr. Sokolina currently holds teaching position at the Mountside Hospital Medical Center.

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Continuing Education Courses

Jube 2015   American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Annual Meeting.
May 2014   American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Annual Meeting.
January 2014   Oral Appliance Therapy for Obstructive Sleep apnea.
June 2013   American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Annual Meeting.
May 2013   Picasso 810 Diode Laser certification program.
November 2013   NJ Sleep Society Annual Education Symposium.
2013   Current Controversies in Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Practice Management,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   The Cumulative Consequences of Inadequate Sleep, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Tooth Contact, TMD and Breathing Associations Revisited, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Types of PAP Treatment, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Out of Center Diagnostic Testing for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Individualized Approaches to Pediatric OSA Consequences and Treatment, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Insomnia, Sleep Loss and Orofacial Pain, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Beyond OAT: What to Do When the Results are Suboptimal, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Framework of a Multicenter Database on Oral Appliance Effectiveness: the ORANGE Registry, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Dentists and Medical Insurance: Solving the Medical Insurance Mystery,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Positional Therapy and MAS, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Restless Legs Syndrome and Associate Periodic Leg Movements, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Bixamillary Expansion for Pediatric OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Oral Appliances on Implants for the Edentulous Patient, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Oral Appliance Therapy with Positive Airway Pressure: Managing the Previously Unmanageable Patient, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Oral Presentations, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Beyond CPAP and and Mandibular Advancement Appliances: Exploring the Future of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Effects of Sleep Apnea and Sleep Loss on Driving Performance, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Promoting Your Practice, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Sleep Prosthodontics: Understanding the "why" Rather than Treating the "How",American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Adolescents and Sleep Health,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Sleep Disorders and Parkinson's Disease, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Cardiovascular Consequences of OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Pulling the Mandible or Pushing the Air: Selection of Patients for Oral Appliance Therapy, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Drug-induced Sedation Endoscopy, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Managing the Consequences of OAT and TMJ/TMD Pain, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Dangers Of Hypnotics for Apnea Patients,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2013   Medical and Surgical Treatment of Pediatric OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.

2012   Advanced Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Comprehensive Review of Dental Sleep Medicine,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Practice Building and Practice Management, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Preparing for the ABDSM Diplomate Exam, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   From CPAP to Oral Appliances Therapy: Lessons of the Past and Perspectives for the Future, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   PSG and Portable Monitors, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   OSA: Hypoxia Effects on the Brain, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Bite Registration, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Dental and TMJ Side- Effects of Oral Appliances, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Emerging Treatment for OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   DSM Facility Accreditation, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Adolescent Sleep- What is Normal/ What is not,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Pediatric Sleep, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Oral Abstract Presentations, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Compliance Monitoring in Oral Appliance Therapy, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Practice Building: Communication with the Sleep Physicians, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Confounding Conditions "Ambulatory Testing and PSG",American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   The Human Circadian Timing System, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Appliance Selection- What Do We Know Today, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Stroke and Cardiovascular Consequences of OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Geriatric Sleep, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Hypoglossal Never Stimulation for OSA- The State of the Art,American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Complicating Conditions and OSA, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   Medicare Issues for Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy Of Dental Sleep Medicine.
2012   New Jersey Sleep Society Annual Education Symposium, Meridian Health

2011   Orthodontic Analysis (Sassouni plus), US Dental Institute
2011   NJ Sleep Symposium seminar, Plainsboro NJ
2011   The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine 20th Anniversary Meeting. Minneapolis, Minnesota 6/10/2011- 6/12/2011
2011   AC102: Straight Wire Technique II. US Dental Institute
2011   F501: Interceptive Orthodontics with Appliance Therapy. US Dental Institute

2010   Annual Dental Sleep Medicine Symposium, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
2010   D404: Contemporary Orthodontics vs. Traditional orthodontics (L-4).US Dental Institute
2010   Ceramic Update In Esthetic Dentistry. Bear brook Study Club
2010   D650: Interrelationship Between Facial Appearance, Vertical Dimension Arch Width & Health of TMS (L-4) US Dental Institute

2009   Advances in Minimally Invasive & Digital Dentistry. Study club
2009   Treatment Monitoring: Top Ten Things That Can Go Wrong. Bear Brook study club
2009   Combined use of BTX-A & Dermal Fillers for Facial Enhancement: Fundamental Techniques
2009   Ac102: Straight wire Technique II (L-8; P-6). US Dental Institute
2009   C301/2: Comprehensive Cephalometrics (L-8; P-6). US Dental Institute
2009   Advanced Problem Solving. Dawson Center for Advanced Studies
2009   Team Work and Communication in the Dental Office. Bear Brook Study Club
2009   Case Study Open Bite. Align Dental Institute.
2009   Advances in Minimally Invasive & Digital Dentistry

2008   Restoring Function & Esthetics to the Atrophied Maxilla and Mandible. Study club
2008   Occlusion One - Examination, Analysis & Diagnosis .Hands on course. Dawson center for Advanced Studies
2008   The Ceramic Update in Esthetic & Implant Dentistry. Bear Brook Study club
2008   Occlusion Two - Treatment Planning & Equilibration. Hands on course. Dawson Center for Advanced Studies
2008   Refocus on Perio - Keystone Success. Bear Brook Study club.

2007   Treatment Planning Periodontics For Success. Bear Brook Study club.
2007   An Interdisciplinary Approach To Clinical Procedures And Esthetic Dentistry.Study club
2007   Treatment Planning Periodontics And Restorative Dentistry. Bear Brook study club
2007   Classic Occlusion (Seminar One). Dawson Center for Advanced Studies
2007   Creation of Functional And Esthetic Outcomes Through Interdisciplinary Dentistry. Hands on course. Dawson Center for Advanced Studies
2007   Functional Esthetics (Seminar Two). Dawson Center for Advanced Studies

2006   Esthetic Illusions For Implant Dentistry.Study club
2006   Recipes For Successful Anterior Esthetics .Bear Brook study club
2006   Four Secrets of Practice Success.Study club
2006   Immediate Loading of Implants - Teeth In An Hour . Study club
2006   The Challenge of Full Mouth Rehabilitation. Study club

2005   Biology of Austhetic Implant Dentistry.Study club
2005   Digital Photography For The Rest of Us. New Jersey ADA study club
2005   Cosmetic - Occlusal Connection.Study club
2005   Esthetic Options For The Restoration Of Natural Teeth and Implants With Procera.Study club
2005   Sealing The Canal System - The Crescendo of The Endodontic Symphony . Dr.Chivian. Hudson County Dental Society
2005   Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning: Diagnostically Driven.Study club
2005   Educational Program Portion. General Membership Meeting
2005   Advances In Early Cancer Detection
2005   Dental Implants In The Contemporary Practice . Hudson county Dental society
2005   Trouble Shooting Implant Supported Restorative Dentistry. Study club
2005   Infection Control: In the Dental Office. Big Apple dental meeting
2005   Oral Health Effects of Tobacco

2004   A Protocol For Successful Restorations. Kuwata Pan Study club
2004   Power Toothbrushes. Oral B.
2004   Teeth In a Day. Bear Brook Study club.
2004   Endodontics. Hudson county dental society Study club.
2004   Crown Lengthening. Study club.

2003   Management of Interdental papilla. Study club
2003   Building And Maintaining A Winning Dental Team. Study club.
2003   Frailit Implants.Comprehensive 2-day Mini-Residency. Montefiore Medical center.

2002   Management Keys You Can And Will Implement. Study club.
2002   Esthetic Dentistry With Occlusal Perspectives. Study club.
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