Dr. Armanini is an Erie native, and has practiced Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery here since 1987. He was truly greatful to return to his hometown following the completion of his training. Upon graduating from Cathedral Preparatory School (1976), he then attended Gannon College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Biology (1979).
At graduation, he also received the Alumni Award, presented to the outstanding graduate, reflective of excellence in the natural sciences. He additionally received the Richard “Doc” Beyer Memorial Award, which reflects outstanding scholarship and intercollegiate athletic participation. Dr. Armanini was an Academic All American in baseball at Gannon College. Dr. Armanini received his Dental School training at the Medical College of Virginia, School of Dentistry in Richmond, where he was a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society. He then completed his post-Doctoral residencies at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Hampton, Virginia (General Practice) and at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 1987).
Dr. Armanini is Board-Certified in his specialty and enjoys sub-specialty interest in dental implant surgery. Most importantly, through his interest in anesthesia, he enjoys helping anxious patients to have a comfortable and even enjoyable surgical experience. Dr. Armanini has hospital appointments at UPMC Hamot, UPMC Hamot Surgery Center, Saint Vincent Hospital, Saint Vincent Surgery Center and Village SurgiCenter of Erie.
Dr. Armanini resides in Erie with his wife, Beth, and their children, Joseph David and Lindsay Elizabeth.
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons – Diplomate
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons – Fellow
American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons – Fellow
Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons – Fellow
Western Pennsylvania Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Great Lakes Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Association
Pennsylvania Dental Association
Ninth District Dental Society
Erie County Dental Association
American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry – Diplomate
Academy of Osseointegration
American Academy of Implant Dentistry
American College of Oral Implantology
International College of Oral Implantologists
American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
National Dental Board of Anesthesiology – Diplomate