Kris A. Stegmann D.D.S.

Current Position: Private Practice – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, 1997 — Present

Personal Data

Office Address
540 S. Garfield Ave.
Traverse City City, MI  49686



  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Charleston, SC
    July, 1992 – June, 1996
  • General Practice Residency
    Carolinas Medical Center
    Charlotte, NC
    July, 1991 – June, 1992

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery
    University of Detroit School of Dentistry
    Detroit, MI
    August 1987 – June, 1991
  • Undergraduate Studies
    University of Detroit
    Detroit, MI
    September 1984 – May, 1987


2000 American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2000 State of Michigan Dental Licensure (#2901016037)
1997 State of Vermont Dental Licensure (#2027)
1995 Advanced Trauma Life Support

1994 Basic Cardiac Life Support
1994 Advanced Cardiac Life Support
1991 Northeast Regional Dental Board 

Professional Experience

Private Practice – Northern Vermont Oral Surgery; Burlington, St.Albans and Berlin, Vermont; February 1997-June 2000. Full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with appointments to three hospitals and appointment as clinical instructor at the University Of Vermont College Of Medicine.

Emergency Room Physician – Charleston Memorial Hospital; Charleston, South Carolina; September 1994 – June 1996. Diagnosis and treatment of patients in an acute care setting (approximately 20 hours per month)

OMFS Residency – Medical University; Charleston, South Carolina; July 1992 – June 1996. Provided full scope oral surgical care to in- and out-patients at several affiliated hospitals. Focus of care on dentoalveolar surgery, orthognathic surgery, maxillofacial reconstruction and TMD. Education consisting of weekly oral pathology and lecture series. Also, monthly orthognathic and journal clubs were held. Hospital rotations consisted of Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Otorhinolaryngology, and Anesthesia.

General Practice Residency – Carolinas Medical Center; Charlotte, NC; July 1991 – June 1992. Provided dental care to out-patients as well as in-patients. Services rendered consisted of clinical care in operative, periodontia, prosthodontia, pedodontia, endodontia, and oral surgery. Weekly services provided for physically and mentally handicapped patients. Hospital rotations in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery/Trauma Surgery, Behavioral Medicine and Anesthesia. On-call duties for emergency dental care and operating room experience.


Calibration and accuracy of dental amalgamators; Sponsored by Kerr Manufacturing; Romulus, MI 1990-1991

Honors & Awards

  • 1995-1996 Chief Resident, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 1991 American Association of Endodontists Award
  • 1991 Delta Dental Leadership Award
  • 1991 Member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon
  • 1991 Member of Alpha Sigma Nu

Professional Organizations

  • American Dental Association
  • Michigan Dental Society
  • Resort District Dental Society
  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Michigan Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

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