Michael L. Bleeker, DMD, FACP, is a board-certified specialist in prosthodontics. He earned his DMD at the Medical University of South Carolina and then went on to complete his general practice residency at the University of Virginia Medical Center.
Interested in providing more specialized care, Dr. Bleeker then went on to a combined prosthodontics residency at the Veterans Administration Medical Center and The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston and a 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 Dentistry in Columbus, Ohio. While there he studied implant dentistry with Dr. Edwin McGlumphy, Dr. Peter Larson, and the late Dr. Larry Peterson.
Dr. Bleeker served as a prosthodontist in the United States Army Reserves and was deployed with the 380th Medical Company Dental Service in Balad, Iraq.
- Fellowship, The Ohio State University, Implant Dentistry, 1997-1998
- Fellowship, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Maxillofacial Prosthetics, 1996-1997
- Residency, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Combined Prosthodontics, 1994-1996
- Residency, University of Virginia Medical Center, General Practice, 1992-1994
- DDM, Medical University of South Carolina, 1992
- 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