Dr CollinsMeet Dr. Collins

Dr. Collins is proud to be a part of such a growing and dynamic community in the Michiana area.  Having lived in the great state of Indiana for many years, Dr. Collins completed his undergraduate and graduate education at Indiana University and Purdue University; earning his Master’s Degree in 2005. A hoosier at heart, Dr. Collins furthered his education by earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2010 at Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Collins spent four years completing his residency training at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he had the opportunity to train and work alongside many renowned oral and maxillofacial surgeons in the country. Dr. Collins was awarded his Oral and Maxillofacial degree in 2014 and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons shortly thereafter.

As a board certified surgeon, Dr. Collins practices full-scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and has special interest and training in full-mouth reconstruction with dental implants, orthognathic surgery, bone grafting and oral pathology. In his spare time, Dr. Collins enjoys spending time with his wife and children, playing hockey, and working in the yard. Dr. Collins is active in the community through his volunteerism at the Sister Maura Brannick health center in South Bend, IN, continues to pursue opportunities to stay engaged in the ever-changing dental landscape, and maintains membership in the following societies:

 

  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member, Indiana Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Member, American Dental Association
  • Member, Indiana Dental Association
  • Member, North Central Dental Society
  • Member, Mishawaka Dental Society