Russell A. Williams, D.M.D., M.S. | Springfield IL

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Meet Dr. Williams

Illinois Oral Surgeon Dr. Russell WilliamsDr. Williams grew up on Ohio. He received a BA degree from Vanderbilt University in 1972, and a DMD degree from Tufts University in 1975. His oral and maxillofacial surgery residency was completed at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago in 1979, and he received a specialty certificate and an MS degree in oral and maxillofacial surgery. After completing his military duty as Director, Oral Surgery Training, General Dental Residency at Fort Hood, Texas, Dr. Williams entered private practice in Springfield, Illinois, in 1981.

Dr. Williams is a Past President of the G.V. Black Dental Society and former Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Memorial Medical Center and St. Johns Hospital. He is currently a member of the G.V. Black Dental Society, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons as well as numerous other professional associations. Dr. Williams has been Board certified in oral and maxillofacial surgery since 1981. He is presently a Clinical Professor at SIU School of Medicine, a Clinical Associate Professor at SIU School of Dental Medicine, and on hospital staff at St. Johns Hospital and Memorial Medical Center.

Dr. Williams has extensive experience in most areas of oral and maxillofacial surgery, with an emphasis on reconstruction, pathology, dental implants, dento-alveolar surgery and office anesthesia.

Education:

1968-1972 Vanderbilt University; Nashville, TN BA
1972-1975 Tufts School of Dental Medicine; Boston, MA DMD
1975-1979 Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; University of Illinois Medical Center; Chicago, IL Specialty Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; MS degree in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Positions:

1979-1981 Major, US Army
1980-1981 Chief Oral Surgery Training, General Dental Residency, Fort Hood, TX
1981-present Private Practice; Springfield Associates in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Springfield, Illinois
1981-present Clinical Professor, SIU School of Medicine; Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Springfield, Illinois
2004-present Clinical Professor, Oral Surgery, SIU School of Dental Medicine
Former President, G.V. Black District Dental Society; Springfield, Illinois
Former Chairman, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Johns Hospital
Former Chairman, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Memorial Medical Center

Memberships:

G.V. Black District Dental Society
Illinois State Dental Society
Great Lakes Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
International Associations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Association
American Academy of Osseointegration
Tissue Engineering Society

Hospital Staff:

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

Email Dr. Williams: [email protected]