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Steven D Bender   (#481)   (Steve)

Basic Information

Location
Dallas, TX
Email Address
 
Phone
214-828-8432
Mobile Phone
972-898-1943
Fax
(214) 874-4504
Practice/Organization
Texas A&M College of Dentistry
Title
Clinical Associate Professor
Address
Texas A&M College of Dentistry

3302 Gaston Ave.

Dallas, TX  
75246
USA


Personal Information

Additional Information

Degrees and Credentials
DDS, FAAOP, FAHS, FACD, DABOP
Your Licenses
TX, USA
ABOP Certified
Yes
Board Certifications
Diplomate ABOP

Biography

Dr. Bender is a Clinical Associate Professor in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Texas A&M College of Dentistry in Dallas Texas and serves as the director of Facial Pain and Sleep Medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain and has earned Fellowships in the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, the American Headache Society, the International Academy of Oral Oncology and the American College of Dentists. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in1986 and practiced general and comprehensive restorative dentistry for 14 years. He then studied orofacial pain and temporomandibular disorders at the Parker E Mahan Facial Pain Center at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

From 2000-2015, Dr. Bender maintained a private practice limited to pain management of the head and face, as well as sleep disorders before transitioning to a full-time faculty member at the College of Dentistry in 2016. He is a past president of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain as well as the Fourth District Dental Society of Texas and the Dallas Academy of General Dentistry. In addition, he serves as a consultant for the United States Army.