Melanie S. Lang D.D.S., M.D.

Melanie S. Lang D.D.S., M.D.
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Language

  • English

Specialties

  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Trauma care

Bio

Melanie Lang, D.D.S., M.D., is a board certified surgeon at the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic at Harborview and a UW assistant professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 

Dr. Lang has practiced the full scope of surgery, treating patients of all ages. She especially enjoys helping patients attain or in the case of trauma, reattain, maximal oral and facial function and aesthetics.

Dr. Lang earned her M.D. from the University of Florida in Gainesville and her D.D.S. from the University of Nebraska. She is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Her clinical interests include maxillofacial trauma, orthognathic surgery, sleep apnea, maxillofacial cosmetic surgery, dentoalveolar/impaction surgery, dental implants, anesthesia and management of medically compromised patients. 

Education

Institution Credential Year
Washington State University College of Medicine - Spokane Teaching Appointment 2014
University of Nebraska Medical education 1991
UW - School of Dentistry Residency 1992
University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Internship 1993
University of Florida Medical education 1996
University of Florida College of Dentistry Shands Hospital Residency 1999
University of Florida Internship 1998
University of Alabama-Birmingham Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Fellowship 2000

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
National Dental Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology 2004
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2002