Osteo Science Foundation is proud to announce the newest participants of our Clinical Observership Program. Congratulations to the following residents.
Clinical Observership Recipients
Ryan Sterk, DDS
JDr. Ryan Sterk was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM. He played collegiate baseball at Trinity University and then returned to the University of New Mexico where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. He then went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Colorado. During his dental training, he received multiple awards including the Dr. Kenneth Grove/Memorial of Dental Foundation of Colorado Award, Miles Markley Delta Sigma Delta Award, UCSODM Student Honors and the Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award. After the completion of his doctorate, Dr. Sterk completed a one-year internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania. He is continuing his training at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York where he is currently serving in his 3rd year of residency. Dr. Sterk’s areas of interest include cosmetic surgery, trauma, orthognathic surgery, reconstruction, and intricate implant treatments with hard/soft tissue augmentation. His most recent presentation was “Incorporating Custom TMJ Prosthesis” at the Greater New York Dental Meeting. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, fitness, sports and spending as much time as he can with family and friends.
Nicholas Saggese, DMD
John Full, DMD
Dr. John Full was born and raised in York, PA. He obtained both his B.S. in Neuroscience and D.M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. He was the recipient of the Dean’s Scholarship, awarded annually to two incoming dental students. Dr. Full subsequently matched into the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program at New York Medical College, where he will graduate in June of 2020. Through the Osteo Science Foundation’s Clinical Observership Program, he is excited to gain further experience in complex reconstructive and implant surgeries. Outside of OMFS, Dr.Full enjoys the sights and sounds of NYC, attending concerts and sporting events, and traveling with his fiance, Paige.
Devin Wahlstrom, DMD