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About Sonny Chokka, DDS

Dr. Sonny Chokka graduated Loma Linda University in 1993. He is a graduate of Sirona Speakers Academy and is a multiple-office owner dentist supported by Pacific Dental Services®. In his 20+ years of practice experience, Dr. Chokka has been recognized as a subject matter expert in patient experience for enhancing case acceptance. He has had numerous speaking engagements, published articles, and more.

Published articles:

  • Guide dental patients to accept treatment with motivational interviewing (MI) – Dentistry IQ, February 2017
  • Relationship Selling in Dentistry – The Blog at Inside Dentistry, March 2015
  • Patient Communication for Case Acceptance – Inside Dental Assisting, November/December 2014
  • If You Want Case Acceptance, Make Your Case – Dental Economics, December 2013
  • Group Practice: A Closer Look – Inside Dentistry, September 2013
  • How to Connect With Your Four Most Important Patients – Dentistry IQ, December 2012

Speaking engagements/experience:

  • Instructor of continuing education courses he developed to educate clinicians on best practices for connecting with patients to enhance case presentation and case acceptance
  • Instructs regional workshops on CAD/CAM dentistry
  • Tri County Dental Society Continuing Education Meeting - 2015
  • Dentaltown’s Townie Meeting – 2014
  • CDA Presents, Anaheim – 2014
  • AGD Annual Meeting – 2013
  • CDA Presents, Anaheim – 2013
  • CEREC 27 and a Half – 2012
  • AGD Practiceology Workshop – 2012
  • CEREC 25 – 2010

Interested in having Dr. Chokka speak at an upcoming dental meeting? Please send your inquiry to SpeakerRequest@pacden.com to learn more.