James M. Van Ess, D.D.S., M.D.

  1. Oral Surgeon

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Orthognathic surgery
  • Oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Implantology and dentoalveolar laser applications
  1. 1997
    Resident - Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1996
    Internship - General SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1995
    Internship - Internal Medicine Sub-internshipScottsdale Memorial Hospital North
  4. 1995
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1991
    DDSMarquette University
  6. 1990
    Externship - Clinical Externship in Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryDivision of Dentistry, Department of OMS, Cook County Hospital

Certifications

  1. 1999
    Oral & Maxillofacial SurgeryAmerican Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Inducted Green Bay Preble Athletic Hall of FameGreen Bay Athletic Hall of Fame
  2. 2011
    Patients' Choice Award 2010American Registry
  3. 2010
    2010 Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 1999
    Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 1991
    Cum LaudeMarquette University
  6. 1991
    Outstanding Achievement AwardAmerican Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  7. 1991
    MemberAlpha Sigma Nu, The Honor Society of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  8. 1991
    Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor SocietyMarquette University
  9. 1991
    Jenny Reidel Dental Alumni AwardAwarding Organization
  10. 1991
    Scholastic Achievement AwardPsi Omega National Council
  11. 1990
    Jenny Reidel Dental Alumni AwardAwarding Organization
  12. 1990
    Scholar-Lab AwardLord's Dental Studio
  13. 1989
    Dental Scholar GrantWisconsin Dental Association
  14. 1989
    Raymond Schweiger Dental AwardAwarding Organization
  15. 1987
    Fons Scholastic Dental ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  16. 1986
    Frank Gannett USA Today AwardAwarding Organization
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Professional memberships

  1. 2013 - 2014
    PresidentMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  2. 2013
    Education ChairMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  3. 2012 - 2013
    Vice PresidentMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  4. 2011 - present
    Board MemberPriestley Society
  5. 2010 - present
    Executive Board MemberMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  6. 2008
    MemberMayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  7. 2005
    MemberMinnesota Surgical Society
  8. 2004 - 2006
    MemberMayo Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Operations Improvement Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  9. 2004 - 2005
    President Ex OfficialZumbro Valley Dental Society
  10. 2003 - 2004
    PresidentZumbro Valley Dental Society
  11. 2002 - 2003
    Vice PresidentZumbro Valley Dental Society
  12. 2002 - present
    MemberMayo Foundation Surgical Facilities Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  13. 2000 - 2005
    Executive Board MemberZumbro Valley Dental Society
  14. 1999
    AdvisorEthics Council, Division of Oral Diagnosis and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery
  15. 1998
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  16. 1998
    MemberHospital Affairs/Continuous Improvement Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  17. 1997 - present
    MemberMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  18. 1996 - 1997
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  19. 1990 - 1991
    RepresentativeAcademic Senate, Marquette University
  20. 1990
    Delegate RepresentativeQuad Regional Session, American Student Dental Association
  21. 1989 - 1991
    PresidentPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  22. 1989
    Delegate RepresentativeNational Annual Session, American Student Dental Association
  23. 1989
    SecretaryDental Class, Marquette University
  24. 1988 - 1989
    Vice PresidentPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  25. 1988
    ManagerPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  26.  
    MemberHypo/Hyperbaric Chamber Facility Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  27.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  28.  
    MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  29.  
    FellowAmerican Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  30.  
    FellowAmerican College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  31.  
    MemberAmerican Dental Association
  32.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  33.  
    MemberMinnesota Dental Association
  34.  
    MemberWisconsin Dental Association
  35.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  36.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  37.  
    MemberAlumni Chapter, Alpha Sigma Nu, The Honor Society of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  38.  
    MemberAlumni Chapter, Psi Omega Dental Fraternity
  39.  
    MemberMinnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  40.  
    MemberPriestley Society
  41.  
    MemberOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation
  42.  
    MemberSoutheastern District Dental Society
  43.  
    MemberAmerican Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
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