Albert Zickmann, DDS

Dr. Albert Zickmann is a full scope or Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with an emphasis on dental implants. He is the founder and managing partner of Blue Sky Bio, LLC Dental Implant Company and has a number of dental implant patents and experience around the world.

He received his postdoctoral training at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, and was also the Chief Resident at the University of Chicago Michael Reese Hospital Department of Veterans Affairs from 1994-1995. He completed his degree of D.D.S. at Loyola University of Chicago, School of Dentistry in 1991 and his preclinical work at J. W. Goethe University of Frankfurt, Dental and Medical School.

He has his licensing boards in both America and Israel and has numerous teaching and academic affiliations in the city of Chicago. He is the author of a number of publications and has a variety of professional memberships. Dr. Zickmann is extremely efficient and quick in his procedures due to his skill and years of professional experience.

Experience

  • 1995-Present¬†Private Practice A full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with emphasis on dental implants
  • 2000-Present¬† Founder and managing partner of Blue Sky Bio, LLC Dental Implant Company

Patents

  • 2007 Co-inventor for published patent application 2007005966; Dental Implant System
  • 2006 Inventor and co-patent holder of US patent 7,059,855; Dental Implant System
  • 2004 Inventor and co-patent holder of US patent 6,726,481; Dental Implant

Education

  • Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry; Michael Reese Hospital; Cook County Hospital; West Side VA Hospital, 1991-1995
  • Chief Resident, University of Illinois at Chicago Michael Reese Hospital Department of Veterans Affairs, West Side Medical Center, 1994-1995
  • Loyola University of Chicago, School of Dentistry, Degree of DDS, 1989-1991
  • J. W. Goethe University of Frankfurt, Dental School; 1987 Preclinical Part and Degree of Candidate of Dental Medicine received, 1984-1989
  • J. W. Goethe University of Frankfurt, Medical School; 1988 Preclinical Part and Degree of Candidate of Medicine received, 1985-1989

Licensing Boards

  • 2002 Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery License of the State of Israel
  • 2001 Dental Surgery License of the State of Israel
  • 1997 Diplomate American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 1997 Fellowship, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • 1995 The North East Regional Board Examination in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 1991 The American Dental Association Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations
  • 1991 The North East Regional Board Examination in Dentistry

Professional Memberships

  • Alpha Omega Fraternity Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society
  • Alumni Association of Student Clinicians-American Dental Association
  • Chicago Dental Society (Member of the Mediation Committee)
  • Chicago Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • College of Oral Implantology American Dental Association
  • Fellow of American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow of American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons International College for Maxillo-Facial Surgery
  • Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International College of Oral Implantologists American Society of Osseointegration American

Hospital Affiliations

  • 1995-2005, St. Joseph Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago,
  • 1997-2001 Mercy Hospital, Chicago
  • 1995-2001 Thorek Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago
  • 1995-2000 Columbus Hospital, Chicago

Academic and Teaching Positions

  • 1996-2001, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • 1991-1995, Clinical Instructor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • 1990, Assistant Clinical Instructor, Department of Endodontics, Loyola University ofChicago, School of Dentistry

Selected Publications & Presentations

  • 2004 Preventing and Managing Complications in Implant Dentistry; Chicago Dental Society, North Side Branch
  • 2002 Controversies in Implant Dentistry and Controversies in Oral Surgery; AGD Master Program
  • 2001 Controversies in Implant Dentistry; Lake County Dental Society
  • 2001 Alternatives to External Hex Implant; Dental Surgical Study Center New York
  • 2000 Single Stage Implant Surgery; Presented at the Bicon Implant Conference in Boston
  • 1999 Principles of Intraoral Bone Grafting; Presented at the Ukrainian Dental Convention in Kiev
  • 1999 Single Stage Implant Surgery; Presented at the Bicon Implant Conference in Boston
  • 1998 Alternatives to the External Hex implant Presented at the Lake County Dental Society Meeting
  • 1996 The Lateral Transmandibular Approach to the Clivus: An Innovative Cadaver Study. J Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (Supplement) 54:46 1996
  • 1996 The Lateral Transmandibular Approach to the Clivus; Presented at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting; Miami Beach, Florida
  • 1996 Restoration of the Transmandibular Implant; Continuing Education for the Academy of General Dentists
  • 1995 Cemented Versus Screw Retained Implant Supported Restorations Continuing Education for the Academy of General Dentists

    Academic Honors

  • 1991, Alpha Omega Fraternity Undergraduate Scholarship award
  • 1991, Membership to Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society
  • 1990, Senior Honors Program in Hospital Dentistry and General Practice
  • 1990, Membership to the Alumni Association of Student Clinicians-American Dental Association