Dr. Kroum Dimitrov
Dr. Dimitrov is a second generation Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon who’s grandmother was the first female Oral Surgeon in Bulgaria. He compassionately lives by her example of never turning patients away, regardless of their social or financial status. He learned from her that a healthcare professional must care about others above all else. By the time he was in Middle School, he knew he wanted to be an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. “I came to the United States for the best education, and I am resolved to carry on my grandmother’s legacy of helping patients, from all walks of life, achieve health, beauty, and happiness.”
Born in Sofia, Bulgaria, Dr. Dimitrov moved to the United States with the singular motivation to obtain the best training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. After graduating magna cum laude with honors from the University of Massachusetts, he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Dimitrov completed a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital.
He served as a chief resident and was awarded the prestigious Professor’s Cup Award upon graduation. The award is granted to the Chief Resident who exemplifies the most professor-like qualities including excellent surgical skills, academic achievement, compassionate patient care, and leadership. Dr. Dimitrov’s academic and surgical accomplishments represent his true determination and dedication to provide excellent oral and facial care to all his patients.
Dr. Dimitrov’s clinical specialties are:
- General Anesthesia and IV Sedation
- Dental Implant Reconstruction, Including Zygomatic Implants
- Wisdom Teeth Management and Dentoalveolar Surgery
- Bone and Soft Tissue Grafting
- Facial Rejuvenation with Botox, Fillers, Implants and Laser
- Orthognathic Surgery
- Obstructive Sleep Apnea Surgical Management
- Facial Trauma Reconstruction
- 3D Cone Beam Guided Surgery
- Benign Pathology of the Jaws and Face
He is a board-eligible member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). He is certified in General Anesthesia/Deep Sedation, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Basic Life support (BLS).
Dr. Dimitrov maintains active membership at:
- American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS),
- American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery(AACS),
- American Dental Society of Anesthesiology(ADSA)
- American Dental Association(ADA).
EDUCATION & RESIDENCY
UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI, SCHOOL OF MEDICINE/JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, Miami, Florida
Chief Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Professor’s Cup Award )
UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut
Doctor of Dental Medicine
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, Boston, Massachusetts
Bachelor of Science in Biology (Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Biology)
Dr. Dimitrov obtained his surgical training at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, known as one of the busiest programs in the country under Dr. Robert Marx, an internationally renowned and foremost expert in bone biology, bone grafting, and pathology. Dr. Dimitrov joined Sclar Oral Surgery & Implant Dentistry a surgical practice that has provided comprehensive Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery procedures for the past 31 years using the latest procedures and technologies in South Florida. In his free time, Dr. Dimitrov enjoys traveling, art, music, martial arts, dancing, and spending time with his family and close friends.
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