Stephen Wheeler, DDS
Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Stephen Wheeler is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and post-graduate education from the University of Southern California and L.A. County Hospital.
Dr. Wheeler has been actively involved in implant dentistry since the early 1980s. He has placed implants of various types on thousands of patients of all ages and has become an internationally recognized specialist on this highly specific area of the dental industry.
Besides being proficient in the surgical placement of multiple implant systems, Dr. Wheeler has helped pioneer many of the newest bone grafting techniques, and is actively involved in research on esthetic tooth replacement using implants.
Dr. Wheeler is a member of numerous professional organizations, and is a diplomate of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a fellow of both the Academy of Osseointegration and the American Society of Osseointegration. He is on the executive board of both the Academy of Osseointegration and the Institute for Dental Implant Awareness, a non-profit organization providing implant education to the profession and lay public.
In addition to active participation in the leadership of several of these organizations, he continues to instruct implant and bone grafting techniques to a new generation of doctors worldwide. His qualifications, experience and his track record are not a coincidence, but a conscious effort to inform himself on the most current approaches, methods and procedures.
His expertise has earned him national, as well as, international recognition along with utmost respect from his peers.
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An interview with Dr. Wheeler on Health Matters
Health Matters: Dental Implant Reconstruction
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