Meet the Doctor

Yuksel Erpardo, DDS Ph.D.

Yuksel Erpardo, DDS PhD.

Dr.Yuksel Erpardo is a licensed Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and practices in Farmington Hills, MI. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Detroit Mercy. He also holds both Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and PhD from the University of Istanbul, Turkey. Prior coming to Michigan, Dr. Erpardo earned his fellowship certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Florida, Center for Implant Dentistry. For over nine years he worked as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department and held the position of Director of Implant Dentistry at the University of Detroit Mercy.
 
In his 20+ years of dental and oral surgery career, he developed a special interest in dental implants and, as a clinical professor, he trained hundreds of dental students on dental implantology. He is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
 
He is an active lecturer and has several published articles. 

Dr. Erpardo is currently a member of:

  • ITI (International Team for Implantology)
  • AAOMS (American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons)
  • MSOMS (Michigan Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons)
  • MDA (Michigan Dental Association)
  • ADA (American Dental Association)

When he is not working, he likes to spend time with his wife and two sons, Jimmy (14) and Deniz (9). He is a classical guitar and accordion player. He also has a passion for movie making and photography. In addition to English, he speaks Turkish and Spanish.