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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
Assistant Clinical Professor and Director
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. Steven D. Bender earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1986 and practiced general 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 devoted to pain management of the head and face, as well as sleep medicine. Beginning in 2016, he transitioned to a full time faculty member of Texas A&M University College of Dentistry and assumed the role of director of  facial pain and sleep medicine. He has earned Fellowship in the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, the American Headache Society, the International Academy of Oral Oncology and the American College of Dentists and he is a diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain. He is a past president of the The American Academy of Orofacial Pain, 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.