Our Doctors

 
 

Daniel J. Klemmedson, DDS, MD

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Dr. Klemmedson has been in Tucson since 1966.  After completing his undergraduate education at the University of Arizona, he moved to Los Angeles for his dental, medical and surgical training.  He received both his dental and medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC), graduating with honors in both fields.  He completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery training at Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center.  He is board certified and has been a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery since 1985.  He maintains hospital privileges at Tucson Medical Center and University of Arizona Medical Center.  He has held teaching positions at University of Arizona College of Medicine and Pima Community College.  He is a member of the American, Arizona and Southern Arizona Dental Associations (past president of Arizona and Southern Arizona), American Association Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (past president), American Cleft-Palate Craniofacial Association, Arizona Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (past president) and the Pima County Medical Society.  Dr. Klemmedson plays an active role on the cleft lip and palate/craniofacial team in southern Arizona, which is associated with Children’s Rehabilitative Services.
 

Angelle M. Casagrande, DDS, MD

AC_dds_omfs Dr. Casagrande moved to Tucson in 2004.  Prior to that, she served as an assistant professor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry and the assistant program director of the oral surgery residency program at Highland Hospital in Oakland, CA.  She received her dental degree from the University of the Pacific and completed her training in oral and maxillofacial surgery and obtained her medical degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, California.  She is board certified and a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.  She maintains hospital privileges at Tucson Medical Center.  She is a member of the American, Arizona and Southern Arizona Dental Associations and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
 

Timothy A. Lew, DDS

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Dr. Lew graduated Cum Laude from the University of Texas at Dallas with a double major in Biology and Business Administration. Shortly thereafter, he attended dental school at Columbia University in New York City. During dental school, Dr. Lew was awarded a United States Health Professional Schoarship and was elected to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Society. Dr. Lew’s surgical training took place at San Antonio Military Medical Center, which is one of the U.S. Army’s premier medical centers dealing with Level I trauma, burn and combat injuries. During his residency, Dr. Lew participated in multiple research projects at the Institute of Surgical Research and is a Major General Joseph L. Bernier Research Award recipient. Dr. Lew is experienced in all aspects of our specialty which includes dentoalveolar surgery, anesthesia, dental implant surgery, orthognathic and reconstructive surgery, TMJ disorders, trauma reconstruction and repair, head and neck infections and sleep apnea.

 

Derek Miller, DDS, MD

DrMiller_HeadshotDr. Miller graduated from The University of Arizona with a degree in engineering.  He received his Dental Degree from University of the Pacific in San Francisco and his Medical Degree from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. His Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training was completed at the University of Texas and Parkland Hospital. Dr. Miller is experienced in all aspects of our specialty which includes dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant surgery, orthognathic and reconstructive surgery, trauma and anesthesia. Dr. Miller was born in Minnesota and grew up in Phoenix, Arizona.  He has been married for six years to Charlene Miller, also a University of Arizona graduate.

 

 

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