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

  1. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
  2. Oral and Maxillofacial 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. 2017
    Top Doctors 2017Minnesota Monthly
  2. 2017
    2017 Patient's Choice AwardVitals Awards
  3. 2013
    Inducted Green Bay Preble Athletic Hall of FameGreen Bay Athletic Hall of Fame
  4. 2011
    Patients' Choice Award 2010American Registry
  5. 2010
    2010 Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 1999
    Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  7. 1991
    Cum LaudeMarquette University
  8. 1991
    Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor SocietyMarquette University
  9. 1991
    Outstanding Achievement AwardAmerican Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  10. 1991
    MemberAlpha Sigma Nu, The Honor Society of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  11. 1991
    Jenny Reidel Dental Alumni AwardAwarding Organization
  12. 1991
    Scholastic Achievement AwardPsi Omega National Council
  13. 1990
    Jenny Reidel Dental Alumni AwardAwarding Organization
  14. 1990
    Scholar-Lab AwardLord's Dental Studio
  15. 1989
    Dental Scholar GrantWisconsin Dental Association
  16. 1989
    Raymond Schweiger Dental AwardAwarding Organization
  17. 1987
    Fons Scholastic Dental ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  18. 1986
    Frank Gannett USA Today AwardAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2015 - 2019
    Executive Board MemberZumbro Valley Dental Society
  2. 2013 - 2014
    PresidentMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  3. 2013
    Education ChairMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  4. 2012 - 2013
    Vice PresidentMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  5. 2011 - present
    Board MemberPriestley Society
  6. 2010 - present
    Executive Board MemberMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  7. 2008
    MemberMayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  8. 2005
    MemberMinnesota Surgical Society
  9. 2004 - 2005
    President Ex OfficialZumbro Valley Dental Society
  10. 2004 - 2006
    MemberMayo Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Operations Improvement Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  11. 2003 - 2004
    PresidentZumbro Valley Dental Society
  12. 2002 - 2003
    Vice PresidentZumbro Valley Dental Society
  13. 2002 - present
    MemberMayo Foundation Surgical Facilities Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  14. 2000 - 2005
    Executive Board MemberZumbro Valley Dental Society
  15. 1999
    AdvisorEthics Council, Division of Oral Diagnosis and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery
  16. 1998
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  17. 1998
    MemberHospital Affairs/Continuous Improvement Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  18. 1997 - present
    MemberMidwestern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  19. 1996 - 1997
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  20. 1990 - 1991
    RepresentativeAcademic Senate, Marquette University
  21. 1990
    Delegate RepresentativeQuad Regional Session, American Student Dental Association
  22. 1989 - 1991
    PresidentPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  23. 1989
    SecretaryDental Class, Marquette University
  24. 1989
    Delegate RepresentativeNational Annual Session, American Student Dental Association
  25. 1988 - 1989
    Vice PresidentPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  26. 1988
    ManagerPsi Omega Dental Fraternity
  27.  
    MemberHypo/Hyperbaric Chamber Facility Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  28.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  29.  
    MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  30.  
    FellowAmerican Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  31.  
    FellowAmerican College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  32.  
    MemberAmerican Dental Association
  33.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  34.  
    MemberMinnesota Dental Association
  35.  
    MemberWisconsin Dental Association
  36.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  37.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  38.  
    MemberAlumni Chapter, Alpha Sigma Nu, The Honor Society of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  39.  
    MemberAlumni Chapter, Psi Omega Dental Fraternity
  40.  
    MemberMinnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  41.  
    MemberPriestley Society
  42.  
    MemberOral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation
  43.  
    MemberSoutheastern District Dental Society
  44.  
    MemberAmerican Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
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