Meet The Doctor

Oral Surgeon Scott M. Blake, DDS, PC

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Dr. Scott Blake has been practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery in Idaho Falls since 2003.  His specialty includes treating a wide variety of conditions relating to the mouth, jaws, teeth & facial region.  Dr. Blake’s expertise lies in wisdom teeth removal, advanced dental implant and bone grafting procedures as well as oral pathology and multiple tooth extractions.

Dr. Blake stays current with the latest techniques and procedures in his field by participating in continuing education seminars, encompassing topics such as dental implants, bone grafting, trauma, and treating medically compromised patients.

Education

Undergraduate:
            Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
                        September 1989-March 1995
                        Bachelor of Science, Major-Zoology; Minor-Chemistry

Graduate:
            Utah Regional Dental Education Program, Salt Lake City, UT
                        September 1995-June 1996
            First year of dental education conducted at the University of Utah Medical School
                        Correlated through Creighton University School of Dentistry
                        Creighton University School of Dentistry, Omaha, Nebraska
                        August 1996-1999

Post Doctoral:
            Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center,
                        La Crosse, Wisconsin  1999-2003
            Oral and Maxillofacial pathology rotation, University of Kentucky
                         Emphasis on histopathologic diagnosis and treatment of Oral and 
                         Maxillofacial lesions.

Certification

Board Certification:
            Western Regional examining Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2003
            Western Dental Board Certification 1999                                                                                                     

Central Dental Board Certification 1999

Other Certifications:
            Advanced Cardiac Life Support
            Basic Life Support (CPR & AED)
            Advanced Trauma Life Support

Memberships & Affiliations

Memberships:
            Member American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
            Member Idaho Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons         
            Member American Dental Association

Hospital Affiliations:
            Mountain View Hospital