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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery • Male • Age 59

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Dr. Bates' Experience

Dr. Bates' Care Philosophy

Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Adult Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • Airway Disorders
  • Ankyloglossia
  • Arthritis
  • Birth Defects
  • Bone Loss
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Congenital Anomaly
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Sprain
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lockjaw
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Migraine
  • Mole
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neuralgia
  • Oral Cancer
  • Prosthetic Joint Mechanical Failure
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Sialadenitis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Diseases
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Small Chin
  • Snoring
  • Solar Keratoses
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Throat Cancer
  • Tic Douloureux
  • TMJ
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Wrinkles

Background Check for Dr. Bates

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Texas.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest, 1988-89
  • Texas Super Dentists, 2006, 2010
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award for Outstanding Achievment, 1979
  • Robert J. Salem Award for Outstanding Achievement in Surgery, 1985
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, D Magazine, 1991
  • A Modified Approach to the Surgical Correction of Chin Deformities., 1988

Education & Training

Medical School

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Graduated in 1979

Internship Hospital

Baylor University Medical Center
Complete in 1986

Residency Hospital

University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
Complete in 1983

Undergraduate Schools

Texas Tech University
Graduated in 1974

Other Education

American Board Of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Complete in 1989

Languages Spoken by Dr. Bates & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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