Meet Dr. Stephen E. Needle

Dr. Needle is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  His practice is full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, with emphasis on dental implants and reconstructive surgery.  He maintains full attending staff surgical privileges at Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center and St. John’s Health Center.  He is currently the Chief of the Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery at Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center.

Dr. Needle attended UCLA for both his undergraduate and dental school education.  After earning his DDS degree, he completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Georgetown University Medical Center, where he earned an MS in Oral Surgery.