Dr. Robert Stoner

Dentistry - orthodontics
Indianapolis, IN
38 years experience male

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Office

My office hours

Tuesday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Robert A. Stoner, DDS, MS, PC

Indianapolis, IN

About

Bio

· Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Indiana University, 1980 · Master of Science degree in orthodontics from the University of Michigan, 1983 · Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics, 1993 · Member of the Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists · Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Graduate Orthodontics, Indiana University 1997 – 2008 · Adjunct faculty University of Illinois , Department of Graduate Orthodontics · Visiting Professor University of Belgrade (Serbia) Department of Orthodontics · Board of Directors of the Charles H. Tweed Foundation for Orthodontic Education and Research · Examiner for membership of the Charles H. Tweed International Foundation for Orthodontic Education and Research · Instructor for the Tweed Course in Tucson, Arizona · Member Michigan Tweed Study Club · Member and past president of the Indianapolis Chapter of Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity · Member of the AAO, the ADA, and all of their respective components · Speaker at the American Association of Orthodontists in Hawaii 2012 · Lecturer at numerous meetings, study clubs and universities in the United States and abroad, including France, Italy, and Serbia and Romania. · Typodont course in Belgrade Serbia 2011 and 2013 · Private practice in Indianapolis since 1983 Second generation orthodontist in private practice for 30 years. Numerous research projects and publications as well as educating orthodontists in post graduate education from over 100 countries. Lectured at numerous universities in the USA and abroad as well as the annual session of the American Assn. of Orthodontists. Specializing in clinical research and clinical practice. Orthodontic literature and its scientific application to clinical practice is the driving force behind the clinical approach to patient treatment. Inidvidualized treatment planning and appliance control. Braces and technology don't straighten teeth. Orthodontists do.

Specialties
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Dentistry - orthodontics

Orthodontics

Languages spoken

Russian

Doctor Q&A

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169 Agrees
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Stoner
38 years experience Orthodontics
NO RELATIONSHIP: According to the Cochrane Collaberation of Meta-analysis it is clear that premolar extraction does NOT have any causative effect on TMD, nor does dist ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stoner
38 years experience Orthodontics
Yes: If you are a growing child traditional orthodontics with headgear, elastics or other growth direction modifying appliances can help. If you are an ad ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stoner
38 years experience Orthodontics
It is critical: The elastics provide a force between the top and bottom teeth to allow them to fit together properly. If the force is directed in the wrong direction ... Read More

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Dr. David Schleimer
Feb 5, 2013
Dr. Stoner speaks with experience and authority. He understands the anatomical limitations of growth and development. I believe his answers to be exceedingly worth reading, and showcase his depth of k...Read More
Feb 17, 2013
Dr. Stoner is one of the most avid, dedicated, thoughtful, and detailed orthodontists that I have ever met.
Apr 19, 2013
Dr. Stoner is an extremely knowledgeable, dedicated and caring Orthodontist.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Graduated 1983MD

Medical/Graduate school

Indiana University School of Medicine, IN
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

University of Michigan HEALTH SYSTEM

Awards

Rackham Fellowship at U. of Michigan 1982-3

Affiliations

American Association of Orthodontics, American Board of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, Univerisity of Illinois, Indiana University, Charles H. Tweed Foundation for Orthodontic Reesearch and Education,
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