Meet Our Redmond, Oregon Dentist
Steve Schwam, D.D.S.
Dr. Schwam is a gentle, caring dentist who uses advanced techniques, technology, and materials to create fantastic smiles. He'll take time to get to know you, listen to your concerns, and then personalize a treatment plan for your unique needs. He does more than deliver beautiful smiles and optimal oral health; he builds lasting relationships built on trust and respect.
Education and Affiliations
After attending California State University at Los Angeles, Dr. Schwam earned his dental degree from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. His goal is to pursue 150 or more educational hours each year to continually hone his skills in cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry and provide his patients with the best of modern dental care.
Dr. Schwam is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the IAPA www.theiapa.com (The Premier Cosmetic and Neuromuscular Institute World Wide). He also regularly attends study groups to review and discuss the latest techniques in neuromuscular dentistry and implant dentistry.
Family Life and Community Involvement
Dr. Schwam and his wife, Nancy, have two daughters and two granddaughters. Dr. Schwam’s youngest daughter, Anna, is in her second year of dental school at OSHU.In his spare time, Dr. Schwam enjoys fishing and photography. Dr. Schwam is a member of the Rotary Club and donates smile makeovers to WIN (Women in Need Foundation), an organization that serves victims of domestic violence.
When you visit our Redmond practice, you’ll surely notice the black and white photographs hanging on the walls. Many of these were personally taken by Dr. Schwam, while others were taken by the great late photographer Ansel Adams. Dr. Schwam is proud to have attended his last workshop a few years before his death. Today, he has taught photography to many high school students in the area as well as fellow dentists who are interested in learning more.