About Robert E. Marx, DDS

Dr. Robert E. Marx is a Chicago native who did his undergraduate education and professional education at Northwestern University in Evanston/Chicago, IL.

As a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery, he spent thirteen years as an active duty officer in the United States Airforce and later served in Operation Desert Storm. He is known as one of the world’s most predominant stem cell researchers and bone growth factor specialists. He has pioneered new concepts and treatments for pathologies of the oral and maxillofacial area as well as new techniques in reconstructive surgery.

His many prestigious awards, including the Harry S. Archer Award, the William J. Gies Award, the Paul Bert Award, and the Donald B. Osbon Award attest to his many achievements in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

He has written or co-edited ten medical textbooksone of which won the Medical Writers Book of the Year Award.