David J. Fischer, D.D.S.

Meet Dr. Fischer

Illinois Oral Surgeon Dr. David FisherDr. Fischer was born and raised in Kaukauna, Wisconsin. He attended St. Norbert College in DePere, Wisconsin with a major in Biology. He attended Marquette University School of Dentistry and graduated with honors in 2007 receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Cook County Hospital in Chicago from 2007 to 2011, receiving a specialty certificate in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He has relocated to Springfield to join Springfield Associates in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. His wife, Ellen, is a practicing general dentist in Springfield.

Dr. Fischer is fully certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and a member of numerous other oral surgery and dental societies. He is presently on staff at St. Johns Hospital and Memorial Medical Center.

Dr. Fischer is also a Clinical Assistant Professor with the SIU School of Medicine in the Department of Surgery.

Dr. Fischer practices in all areas of oral and maxillofacial surgery with an emphasis in implant surgery, orthognathic (surgery) , corrective jaw (surgery) , facial trauma and office anesthesia. 

Education:

1999-2003 – St. Norbert College: DePere, WI Bachelor Degree
2003-2007 – Marquette University School of Dentistry: Milwaukee, WI Doctor of Dental Surgery with honors
2007-2011 – Cook County Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at John H. Stroger Hospital: Chicago, IL – Specialty Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Positions:

2011-present: Private Practice – Springfield Associates in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Springfield, Illinois
2011-present: Clinical Associate Professor – SIU School of Medicine, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Department of Otolaryngology
2011-present: Chairman, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Memorial Medical Center
2011-present: Chairman, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Johns Hospital
2011-present: Illinois State Dental Society

Professional Certification:

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Diplomat 2013

Memberships:

2003-present: American Dental Association
2004-present: Psi Omega Dental Fraternity – Xi Chapter
2007-present: Omicron Kappa Epsilon National Dental Honor Society
2007-present: American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
2011-present: International Associations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
2011-present: Illinois State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2011-present: G.V. Black Dental Society

Hospital Staff:

St. Johns Hospital; Springfield, Illinois Active Staff
Memorial Medical Center; Springfield, Illinois Active Staff

Email Dr. Fischer: [email protected]