Dr. Mark Breese is a Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. After undergraduate school at Weber State University he attended dental school at Boston University. Following dental school he did a one year General Practice Residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego. It was here where he also completed his Oral Surgery Residency as a commissioned officer in the United States Navy. He trained side by side with some of the best oral surgeons in the country.
Upon completion of his oral surgery residency Mark spent two years aboard the USS Carl Vinson as the only oral surgeon. While on deployment he was the first person to place dental implants aboard this aircraft carrier. Dr. Breese then served as the Department Head of the Oral Surgery clinic at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton. He now resides in Carlsbad and loves practicing a broad scope of oral surgery at Carlsbad Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Breese offers a variety of services which include: removing wisdom teeth, removing other non-restorable teeth, placing dental implants, bone grafting procedures, trauma, pathology and orthognathic surgery. As an Oral Surgeon he is trained in general anesthesia providing sedation for surgical procedures to assist patients with the highest level of comfort and care. Dr. Breese also performs a variety of procedures to expose impacted teeth to assist in orthodontics.
Dr. Breese was born and raised in Centerville, Utah. He enjoyed playing competitive sports throughout his life. In high school his basketball team went 24-0 winning the 4A State Championship. He also played baseball, soccer, and golf in high school. In college he played soccer for Weber State University’s soccer club. He served a two-year mission for his church in Tampa, Florida. He is happily married and really enjoys spending time with his five children. Dr. Breese has 3 girls and 2 boys, which are the pride and joy and greatest accomplishments of his life. Other than family and sports he really enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, mountain/road biking, fishing, and anything else outdoors.
Professional Organizations & Memberships:
- Diplomate American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- The American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
- The American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
- American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
- California Dental Society of Anesthesiology
- Oral and Facial Surgeons of California
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- San Diego Dental Society