Dr. James Stevens, DMD

Dr. James Stevens, DMD

Sleep Medicine Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. James Stevens, DMD is a sleep medicine dentistry practitioner in Sunnyside, WA. He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University / School of Dentistry and practices sleep medicine dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

922 E Edison Ave

Sunnyside, WA 98944

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(509) 837-7818

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Delta Dental of Washington
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This content was provided by Dr. Stevens "Dr. Stevens graduated from the University of Oregon Dental School, now Oregon Health Sciences University, in Portland, Oregon. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Washington State University. Dr. Stevens and his wife, Rosalie, returned to their hometown of Sunnyside, Washington, to raise their family, following his service in the US Army Dental Corp during the Viet Nam War. He has continued his professional education with significant post-graduate study of cosmetic dentistry with Las Vegas Institute (LVI), of which he is an alumni; TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) therapy and diagnosis study with Bio Research Associates of Milwaukee WI; and Comprehensive Dental Care planning for individuals and families. Dr. Stevens' total-wellness approach to oral health care is reflected in Health and Wellness Alliance, a corporation he founded to provide a network of health care providers and health care affiliates dedicated to providing a comprehensive approach that is accessible to the patient community. Dr. Stevens has been developing this total-wellness approach over the past two decades, notably as past president and founder of Sunn Starr Dental Services, a health-based insurance company designed to promote prevention-based health care. The same concept is continued today in his current practice, which includes the unique system of Long Term Prevention® . Today, Dr. Stevens and Rosalie have transformed their large volume practice of 13 staff members into a personalized care facility of "singular" dental care appointments. That translates to only one patient at a time for dental care visits to ensure that each patient receives a non-rushed, fully-tailored appointment. This customized care approach provides another option for dental choices for their dental comm"
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This content was provided by Dr. Stevens "Dr. Stevens utilizes his full range of skills and abilities attained after a 40-year career experience in the field of Dental Medicine and General Dentistry. His focus upon TMJ, Biologic and Sports Dentistry is a strong emphasis upon continual educational updating, research and an international resource of networked affiliates who enjoy esteemed professional reputations resulting from their dedication to excellence. A total patient concept is the theme of his personalized treatment protocol."

10  Practice Areas

  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

16  Conditions Treated

  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Insomnia
  • Mercury Poisoning
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion

22  Procedures

  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Implant
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Adolescent
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Adult
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Early
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
  • Sleep Study
  • Snoring Therapy
  • SomnoDent® (for Sleep Apnea)
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording

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  • Pacific University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Washington State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Oregon Health & Science University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • BioResearch
    Other Education | Completed 2013
  • Craniofacial Epigenetics
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • Las Vegas Insitute
    Other Education | Completed 2004
  • Oregon Hlth & Sci University
    Other Education | Completed 1972

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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