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Dr. Steve Widner

Oral Surgeon Austin

Dr. Widner is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.  His memberships include those in the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, the Texas  Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the American Dental Association, the Capital Area Dental Society and the Austin Dental Implant Group.    Dr. Widner has extensive experience in implant replacement of teeth, temporomandibular joint problems and diseases of the jaw and facial structure. Dr. Widner is a native Texan, and is a graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry, Stephen F. Austin State University and LSU Medical Center.  Outside from the practice he enjoys spending time with his family.

Residency:
Louisiana State University Medical Center and Charity Hospital
NewOrleans, Louisiana
Advanced Program in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Odontological Honor Society

Graduate:

Baylor College of Dentistry
Dallas, Texas
Bachelor in Science and Mathematics
Undergraduate:

Stephen F. Austin State University
Nacogdoches, Texas
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Outstanding Achievement in the Undergraduate Study and Clinical Training of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

Seton Medical Center

Boards & Memberships:

Omicron Kappa Epsilon
Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Association
Texas Dental Association
Academy of Osseointegration
American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
Tenth District Dental Society
Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Texas Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Austin Dental Implant Group
Central Texas Institute for Implant Studies
Capital Area Dental Society
Professional Service and Offices:

1999-2000 President
Austin Dental Implant Group

1998-present Chief of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
North Austin Medical Center

1992-93 Chief of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. David’s Hospital

1992-93 Peer Review Committee
Tenth District of the Texas Dental Association

Certifications

Basic Life Support
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support
Publications

Effect of Condensation Force on Amalgam Porosity. Widner, J.S., Marker, V.A., Patterson, L.R., Fairhurst, C.W., Okake, T., IADR Annual session, Las Vegas, NV, JIADR, Abstract #923, 1985

Cytotoxic Evaluation Metal-Reinforced Glass Ionomer: Hamster Pouch Implants. Widner, J.S., Seale, N.S., Marker, V.A., J Dent Res 1986; 65, Special Issue/Abstracts, #1341, 318

A Comparison of Nerve Grafting Within and Lateral to Bone Grafts in Dogs. Widner, J.S., Block, M.S., Liles, S., J Dent Res 1988; Special Issue/Abstracts: 252, #1112, 252

Inferior Alveolar Nerve Regeneration Within and Lateral to Bone Grafts. Widner, J.S., Block, M.S., Liles, S. J Dent Res 19899; 68, Special Issue/Abstracts: #1200, 331

Evaluation of Temporalis Muscle Flap and Auricular Cartilage Graft for Temporomandibular Joint Reconstruction. Kent, J.N., Widner, J.S., Block, M.S., AAOMS Annual Session, New Orleans, LA, JOMS 38: Supp 1, 134, September 1990

A Comparison of Temporalis Muscle Flap and Auricular Cartilage Graft for Temporomandibular Joint Reconstruction. Kent, J.N., Widner, J.S., Block, M.S., J Dent Res; 70, Special Issue: 466, #1600, 1991

Method for Insuring Parallelism of Implants Placed Simultaneously With Maxillary Sinus Bone Grafts. Block, M.S., Widner, J.S., J Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Vol. 49, 4, April 91, 435-7