Dr. Steven J. Traub

 Implants · Wisdom Teeth ·  TMJ · Facial Trauma · Pathology

Dr. Steven J. Traub

Dr. Steven J. Traub is an Albuquerque native. He is a graduate of the University of New Mexico and the Creighton University School of Dental Science. He completed his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Traub returned to Albuquerque in 1981 whereupon he started his private practice.


Dr. Steven J. Traub is a life fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), the American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS) and the International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS). Dr. Traub is a member of numerous other professional societies and organizations including the American Dental Association (ADA) and is on the board of directors of the American Institute of Oral Biology (AIOB). Aside from his office practice, Dr. Traub is on staff at all Lovelace medical facilities, being on the Credentials and Peer Review committees at Lovelace Medical Center


Dr. Traub specializes in oral & maxillofacial surgery, including: removal of wisdom teeth, extractions on patients of all ages, dental implant placement, jaw pathology, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) surgery, and facial trauma and reconstruction. Dr. Traub is also involved with various community organizations and is happy to be able to give back. He is most actively involved in Presbyterian Healthcare’s 'Laughter is The Best Medicine' charity. In his free time, Dr. Traub likes to travel and spend time with his large family.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

January 1, 2017

Family Background

Born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico; father of eight children (4 boys and 4 girls)

Educational Background

UNDERGRADUATE:

University of New Mexico, Biology & Chemistry 

Albuquerque, New Mexico

B.S./B.A., 1974                                

                                                                           

PROFESSIONAL:

Creighton University, School of Dentistry

Omaha, Nebraska

 D.D.S., 1978                                        


RESIDENCY:

Cook County Hospital, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Chicago, Illinois

1981

                                     

Academic Honors

Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU)
National Honorary Dental Fraternit 1978
Who’s Who Among Students in
American Colleges & Universities 1978

Facial Trauma Research

Five-Year Retrospective Study of Maxillofacial Gunshot Wound Injuries at Cook County Hospital-Chicago, Illinois (Unpublished)

Journal Publications

A Simplified Method for Identification of Maxillo-Mandibular Fixation Wires, Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, February, 1991.

Licences/Dental Boards

New Mexico Board of Dental Examiners, 1978
Central Regional Board of Dental Examiners, 1978 (Nebraska)
Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners, 1979
(Illinois)

Professional Organzations

American Dental Association; Member, since 1981

New Mexico Dental Association; Member, since 1981

Albuquerque District Dental Society; Member, since 1981

New Mexico Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons; Member, since 1982 President, (1985-1987)

American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS); Life Fellow

American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS); Life Fellow

International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS); Life fellow

​International Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, & Reconstructive Surgery; Fellow

American Academy of Injury Medicine; Member

American Institute of Oral Biology (AIOB); Fellow, since 1998. Board of Directors since 2012

Present Professional Status

Engaged in private practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery in Albuquerque, New Mexico. My practice is limited to dento-alveolar, pre-prosthetic, implant, temporomandibular joint, pathology and facial trauma and reconstructive surgery. My primary practice interests are facial traumatic injuries, maxillofacial reconstruction including jaw implants, and temporomandibular joint surgery. Same are followed by reconstructive surgery for edentulous or post-surgical cancer patients including: soft tissue grafting, hard tissue grafting, and osseointegrated implants. As well, my practice includes a strong emphasis on care of patients with mental and physical handicaps and deformities.

Hospital Affiliation

Lovelace Medical Center                           Active Staff

​Lovelace Women’s Hospital                      Associate Staff

​Lovelace West Mesa Hospital                   Associate Staff

Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital             Associate Staff





STEVEN J. TRAUB, D.D.S.
ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGEON

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Contact:

Phone: (505) 292-8555

or 1(800) 235-6484

Fax: (507) 293-3863

Address:

8400 Osuna Road NE, Suite 6B

Albuquerque, New Mexico

87111