MARK A. STEPHENS, D.M.D | Springfield IL
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Meet Dr. Mark Stephens
Dr. Stephens was born and raised in Springfield, IL and attended Rochester High School. He completed his bachelor’s in chemistry in 2006 from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He then pursued his dental degree at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine graduating with honors in 2010. Following his dental training, he completed an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery internship year at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champaign. He then completed a 4-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Banner University Medical Center/University of Arizona in Phoenix, AZ, earning his specialty certificate in 2015. In August 2015, he was employed at Christie Clinic in Champaign, IL and took trauma call at Presence Covenant Medical Center. He was given the opportunity to return to his hometown, and thus joined Springfield Associates in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in August 2016. His fiancé Karina is a full-time mom to their daughter Kinley.
Dr. Stephens is actively pursuing board certification by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He is presently on staff at Memorial Medical Center and St. Johns Hospital.
Dr. Stephens practices in all areas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with an emphasis in dentoalveolar and implant surgery, orthognathic surgery (corrective jaw surgery), facial trauma and reconstruction, and office anesthesia.
2003-2006 – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, BS in Chemistry
2006-2010 – Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
2010-2011 – Carle Foundation Hospital, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Internship
2011-2015 – Banner University Medical Center / University of Arizona. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency. Specialty certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
2015-2016 – Private Practice at Christie Clinic, Champaign, IL
2015-2016 – Active Staff – Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Presence Covenant Medical Center. Champaign, IL
2016-present – Private Practice at Springfield Associates in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Springfield, IL
2016-present – Active Staff – Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Memorial Medical Center
2016-present – Active Staff – Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. St. John’s Hospital
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Candidate for Certification
Deep Sedation / General Anesthesia Certified
ATLS, ACLS, PALS, and BLS Certified
2006-present – University of Illinois Alumni Association Member
2010-present – American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
2010-present – American Dental Association (ADA)
2015-present – American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)
2016-present – Illinois Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ISOMS)
2016-present – G.V. Black District Dental Society
2015-2016 – Illini District Dental Society (Champaign, IL)
Memorial Medical Center: Springfield, IL – active staff
St. John’s Hospital: Springfield, IL – active staff