Meet Dr. Springer
At our Arlington Heights, IL practice, Dr. Ryan Springer works with patients to provide exceptional results through customized treatment plans. He understands that oral healthcare is a field with constant developments in techniques, materials, and technology and is passionate about furthering his education in the field. Our patients rely on Dr. Springer to offer the most advanced treatment options available and his desire to continue to learn more about the dental industry allows him to do so.
Skills and Specialties
Dr. Springer specializes in all areas of dentistry including general, cosmetic, implant, and periodontal. With a high level of expertise, he is able to utilize advanced implant placement techniques for secure, lasting restorations. Dr. Springer also provides aesthetic results through dental veneers and same-day porcelain crowns. Additionally, he uses state-of-the-art technology for more comprehensive, accurate, and effective dental procedures.
Education and Training
Dr. Springer attended Indiana University, majoring in biology with chemistry and psychology minors, where he graduated on the dean’s list. He then continued his education at Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD) and graduated with the highest clinical performance in his class. Dr. Springer was also awarded the Dean’s Silver Award for having the highest national board scores in his class. Due to his outstanding performance at IUSD, he was personally invited to teach classes in endodontics, restorative dentistry, and implantology. Furthermore, Dr. Springer was awarded the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Implant Award and the Academy of Osseointegration Implant Dentistry Award. After graduating dental school, Dr. Springer completed a year-long implant fellowship where he gained the necessary skills to treat even the most complex of dental implant cases.
Throughout the years, Dr. Springer has participated in many continuing education courses including advanced surgery, cosmetic dentistry, and implant placement and restoration. This means Dr. Springer can treat advanced cases on-site at Springer/Orser Dentistry. Dr. Springer understands that having complete control of the treatment sequence eliminates errors and confusion, and streamlines the treatment process, which saves patients time, money, and worry.
Awards and Recognition
Dr. Springer has become a scholar of the prestigious Dawson Academy, as well as an alumnus from the Pankey Institute and Spear Institute, where he received advanced training in TMJ disorders, complex reconstructive dentistry, and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Springer also was awarded "Best Case of the Year" as voted on by the Dawson Academy faculty and alumni at the annual Dawson Academy meeting. He is currently in the process of receiving accreditation by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as a fellowship with the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Springer is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Outside of his work, Dr. Springer enjoys spending time with his wife and their two children, scuba diving, underwater photography, golf, soccer, and football.