Meet Dr. Pasquale Eckert

Meet Oral Surgeon Dr. pasquale eckert

Dr.-EckertDr. Pasquale Eckert practices full scope oral and maxillofacial surgery out of Belmont and surrounding hospitals.  He grew up in Harvard, Massachusetts and pursued an undergraduate degree from Colby College in Maine.  He was awarded his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Tufts University, where he ranked in the top of his class.  He then went on to complete his advanced training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and served as chief resident of the OMFS Department at Tufts Medical Center/Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.  Dr. Pasquale Eckert received the Dr. Kenneth M. Stern Award for academic excellence and clinical aptitude as a postdoctoral resident in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

During his residency, Dr. Pasquale Eckert trained extensively in dentoalveolar surgery, becoming highly experienced in implant placement, major and minor bone grafting, oral pathology, treatment of facial trauma, reconstructive surgery, TMJ surgery, cosmetic surgery, orthognathic surgery and anesthesiology.  He uses virtual surgical planning preoperatively to design patient specific 3D printed orthognathic hardware and custom cutting guides for his major procedures and pathology cases.  He also has extensive experience using guided dental implants across multiple implant platforms.

In his spare time, Dr. Pasquale Eckert enjoys cooking and being active outdoors.  He and his wife, Georgina, and their golden retriever, Poppy, live locally.


ORGANIZATIONS

  • American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)
  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • Massachusetts Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (MSOMS)
  • AO North America:  Craniomaxillofacial Division (AO CMF)   
  • Massachusetts Dental Society