Dr. David Urbanek, DMD

Dr. David Urbanek, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. David Urbanek, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery and oral surgery.Read his story

10012 Kennerly Rd Ste 200

Saint Louis, MO 63128

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
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Dr. Urbanek's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Urbanek "Dr. Urbanek grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and completed his Bachelor's Degree at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) in Cleveland. He earned a Master's Degree with honors in Anatomy at CWRU, then went on to graduate at the top of his class at the CWRU School of Dental Medicine. He completed his four-year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champaign/Urbana, Illinois. During his time at CWRU, he has served as a teaching assistant for medical, dental, and graduate students in the anatomical sciences. He has held a faculty appointment at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, and currently teaches dental students at the A.T. Still University Missouri School of Dental and Oral Health. He has authored several chapters in various Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery textbooks, and lectures to the dental and medical community. Professional interests/expertise His professional interests focus on dentoalveolar surgery, third molar removal, dental implants, bone grafting, general anesthesia, corrective jaw (orthognathic) surgery, maxillofacial and salivary gland pathology, facial trauma, and facial reconstruction. He also has extensive experience in oral cancer and cleft lip and palate surgery. Dr. Urbanek also utilizes the newest technology in computer-aided surgical treatment planning for his orthognathic surgeries to gain the highest level of precision and predictability achievable for these cases. Professional organizations Dr. Urbanek is a part of several professional organizations. He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, and the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Dental Society. Awards Dr. Urbanek has received numerous dental and OMFS awards which include: Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity Scholarship Award for the student with the highest academic achievement throughout four years of dental school. American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Award for exemplary aptitude and achievement in oral and maxillofacial pathology. Horace Wells Senior Student Award for outstanding achievement in the field of dental anesthesiology,American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Dental Implant Student Award for outstanding achievement and performance related to the placement of dental implants, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Academy of Operative Dentistry Award for outstanding achievement in operative dentistry. Dean's Clinical Scholarship Award in recognition of exceptional clinical accomplishments, CWRU School of Dental Medicine. Dean's Award for outstanding performance on National Dental Boards, CWRU School of Dental Medicine. Dr. William S. Kramer Award of Excellence, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. Vibeke K. Nygaard Award for outstanding achievement in Dental Anatomy and Masticatory Dynamics. Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Dental Society Merit Award(s) for excellent performance during the first (and second) year of dental school. Outside of OMFS, Dr. Urbanek enjoys running, weight training, and staying active with various sports. He particularly enjoys baseball and golf in the summer, and skiing in the winter."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Urbanek "At Midwest Oral Surgery we pride ourselves on providing the highest standard of care to all of our patients. Our doctors specialize in wisdom tooth removal and dental implant solutions. We accept a wide range of dental and medical insurances for your convenience. Through our excellent patient care and by staying on the cutting edge of technology for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, we ensure that our patients receive the highest quality of care. It is our vision to treat each patient as if they are members of our own families."

2  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgery

11  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosis of Tooth
  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Facial Fracture
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

10  Procedures

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Urbanek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Urbanek to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Urbanek's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Our experience with Dr. Urbanek was excellent. He completely explained the procedure (wisdom teeth extraction) and addressed all concerns my child had. I would highly recommend.
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Dr Urbanek has removed wisdom teeth for three of my children. Each experience was exactly what you would want as a parent... straightforward, efficient, and predictable. Dr. Urbanek has been great for each surgery, and I would recommend him to anyone needing extraction.
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Dr. Urbanek was very professional, prompt. I met him for a consultation at the St. Anthony's location and since I had a minor procedure his office staff tried to arrange with my insurance to have it done that day. The insurance office was closed, but I was easily able to schedule for another date...more
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I recently had a molar removed and an implant placed by Dr. Urbanek . Having gone through this process with another party previously, I had something to judge this experience against. The word I'd use to describe the process is 'smooth'. The finances were made clear before the work, which reduces...more
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Dr. Urbanek removed my wisdom teeth. He was caring and very professional. He even personally called after the surgery to check in on me. I would highly recommend him!!
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