Dr. Pirok received his D.D.S. from the University of Illinois School of Dental Medicine. His undergraduate studies leading to a B.S. in Physics were also at the University of Illinois. He completed a residency in general dentistry at Rush Presbyterian Medical School.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Dental Group Practice, the Philadelphia County Dental Society and the Northeast Implant Study Group.
Dr. Pirok has practiced as a principal at Pennsylvania Dental Group, Ltd. since its foundation in 1974. He was an Associate at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine’s Department of Dental Care System between 1974 and 1979. He was Clinical Director of the Medical College of Pennsylvania’s Dental Department from 1979 to 1983.
Dr. Pirok has lectured on the managed care process before the American Academy of Dental Group Practice. He has developed quality assurance systems in conjunction with the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine’s Department of Dental Care Systems. He also aided in the development of the American Academy of Dental Group Practice’s accreditation program.
Dr. Pirok has acted as a Dental Consultant for the American Management and Consulting Corporation and the Lincoln National Health Management Consulting Corporation, and as a Dental Facilities Design Consultant for the University of Pennsylvania Dental School.
Dr. Pirok practices at Pennsylvania Dental Group’s University City Office.