Ocala Hybridge Dental Implants & Restoration
Dr. Stephen Dunn's practice philosophy is that he and his staff will provide treatment options after a thorough evaluation and then educate his patients allowing them to make the best treatment decisions for their oral health. He is a firm believer in education and training and this is reflected in the organization of his office.
Dr. Dunn received an undergraduate degree, Magna cum Laude in Biochemistry and Chemistry at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. He became acquainted with dentistry at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry as an undergraduate researcher in biochemistry for the department of Periodontics. In 1979, he was accepted to the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and received his dental degree in 1983. Upon graduation, Dr. Dunn was commissioned as a captain in the Army Dental Corp and was stationed for three years at Fort Stewart, GA. He was assigned as a division dentist in the 24th Infantry Division and actively trained in many remote sites including the Middle East. In 1988 Dr. Dunn joined a group practice in Jacksonville, FL. Two years later he assumed the dental practice of Dr. Duane Seibert in Ocala, FL.
Dr. Dunn is a graduate of the Misch International Implant Institute which is offered by the Temple University School of Dentistry. In 2008, Dr. Dunn received his certificate in IV Sedation upon completing training in sedation at the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, OH. He has completed extensive temporomandibular joint (TMJ) training and completed the orthodontic studies straight wire course offered by Dr. Jay Gerber. Recently, Dr. Dunn completed a mini residency in Sleep Dentistry instructed by Dr. Dennis Bailey, a renowned teacher and author in the subject of dentistry's role in sleep apnea. He is an active member in the American Dental Association, Marion County Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics and is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
"My passion for dentistry has encouraged me to pursue knowledge so that I can look at each patient from many different perspectives and allow the patient many avenues of treatment in order to achieve excellent oral health and function."
Dr. Dunn is married to Shelley, a retired forecaster for 31 years with Sprint. They have 3 children, Baillie, Chase, and Devon and one grandchild. His personal interests include running, swimming, and cycling. Dr. Dunn is a board member on The Centers and Project Hope. For many years he has been volunteering his services at the Marion County Community Health Center and organized the county's first "Dentistry with a Heart", which is a program that successfully treated nearly 200 patients in need of treatment. Dr. Dunn has been a religious education instructor at Queen of Peace Catholic Church for over 14 years.
In addition to Hybridge, Dr. Stephen Dunn offers a full line of dental services:
- Dental Implants
- Full Mouth Restorations
- Sedation Dentistry
- IV Sedation
- Nitrous Oxide
- Oral Sedation
- Preventative Dentistry
- Jaw Disorders
- Teath Grinding (Bruxism)
- Dental Crowns & Bridges
- Dentures & Partials
- General Hygiene
To learch more about Dr. Stephen Dunn and all of the services he has to offer, please visit OcalasDentist.com today.
Dr. Stephen Dunn
7555 SW State Hwy 200
Stuite A, Ocala, FL