Dr. Michael Bleeker
Michael L. Bleeker, D.M.D., F.A.C.P., attended dental school at the Medical University of South Carolinaand graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Following dental school, he completed the General Practice Residency at the University of Virginia Medical Centerin Charlottesville, Virgina. Dr. Bleeker completed the Combined Prosthodontics Residency at the Veterans Administration Medical Center and The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston. Dr. Bleeker continued his study of Prosthodontics by completing the Fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics at the University of Texas, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. He completed his education at The Ohio State University, College of Dentistryin Columbus, Ohio. While there he studied implant dentistry with Dr. Edwin McGlumphy, Dr. Peter Larson and the late Dr. Larry Peterson. Dr. Bleeker is a Board Certified specialist in Prosthodontics.
He is affiliated with the following prestigious dental organizations:
•Diplomate, The American Board of Prosthodontics
•Fellow, American College of Prosthodontists
•Fellow, The American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
•Member, American Dental Association
•Member, Arizona Dental Association
•Member, Central Arizona Dental Society
Dr. Bleeker served as a prosthodontist in the United States Army Reserves. He cared for the troops in Iraq with the 380th Medical Company-Dental Service
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.