Dentistry | Male | 36 years old
Thomas A Sarna DDS PLLC
2025 N Green Acres Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72703
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Dr. Thomas Sarna is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon who provides a full scope of services from simple removal of teeth to more advanced corrective surgery of the face and jaws. He has a particular interest in bone grafting and dental implant placement for rehabilitation of chewing function, especially in cases where few or no teeth remain.
Dr. Sarna went to dental school and was trained in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery specialty at the Illinois Medical District in Chicago, the world’s largest medical district. During his five years of residency, he gained the proficiency and confidence to perform basic and advanced oral and maxillofacial surgery as well as anesthesia and facial cosmetic treatments. He also practiced in a group in Chicago’s South Suburbs for 3.5 years. As an attending physician, he trained dental students and residents at Midwestern University and Loyola Medical Center.
In 2014, Dr. Sarna relocated with his family to Arkansas. Through his work with the largest orthodontic practice in North America, he has traveled around the state to remote clinics and developed a concierge style of oral surgery practice within the dental office. It has been an incredible opportunity to pioneer a new and innovative practice model and collaborate with area dentists and specialists.
Dr. Sarna and his team are now focusing their attention on quality patient care in Western Arkansas. He is fully licensed in Arkansas as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon and holds hospital privileges at Washington Regional Medical Center and Northwest Hospitals.
High volume, top results. Consistent, quality oral surgery in Northwest Arkansas.
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