Dr. Steven Koos

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Chicago, IL
20 years experience male

Locations

ORA Oral Surgery & Implant Studio

Chicago, IL

Address

1827 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 8:00am - 3:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

3123289009

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Alliance Health

Ameritas

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Assurant Inc

CHA Health

Cigna

Tricare

WellPoint Health Networks Inc

Dental Benefit Providers, Inc

About

Bio

Dr. Stev en Koos D.D.S., M.D., specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Koos is one of only a handful of dual-degreed oral and maxillofacial surgeons in the country, and as both a physician and dental surgeon he has the special expertise to comprehensively treat complex oral conditions.

Specialties
Doctors 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.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Board Certified

Anesthesiology

Dentistry, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English, German

Doctor Q&A

542 Answers
211 Agrees
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Wisdom tooth abscess: Sounds like you are developing a soft tissue localized infection around an impacted wisdom tooth. I would seek out an oral and maxillofacial surgeon ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Abscessed Tooth: The tooth will need to either have root canal therapy or be extracted at this point. Prompt treatment is important along with the possible use of an ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Throat Tightness: I would feel comfortable saying yes if accompanied by the other typical seasonal allergy symptoms, rhinorrhea, scratchy throat and eyes, congestion, p ... Read More
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Mar 9, 2014
A concise answer, compassion and experience is what you will get when Dr Koos answers one of your questions. Such a great value to the HealthTap community!
Aug 13, 2013
Outstanding knowledge, dedication and concern for patients. Thorough, to the point answers and advice. I highly recommend.
Jun 12, 2013
Impressive and educational posts---I would highly recommend him. He is an asset to Healthtap
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Correct but what are my choices if z pack not working. There r specific recs and less of chance of reactions depending on side chain. Is answer ceftin?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you, greatly! Up until around 6 months ago I always brushed after purging.. What have I caused?
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I have 2 but I had one surgically removed, my doc said the other one would get off on its own, I just wanted to know how longivehadit5yrs.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northwestern University Dental School
Graduated 1996MD

Medical/Graduate school

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF CLEVELAND

Residency

UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF CLEVELAND

Awards

Patient's Choice Award
Hu-Friedy Thought Leader (Dental Implant Division & Surgery Division)
Practice Greenhealth's Making Medicine Mercury Free Award

Affiliations

International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)
Fellow Computer Aided Implantology Academy (CAIA)
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