Dr. Gregory E. Doerfler, DDS is a board certified Maxillofacial and Oral Surgeon in Chicago who has practiced in the west suburban Chicago area since 1976. He utilizes the most up-to-date techniques in clinical procedures and reconstructive surgery while assuring his patient’s comfort with a complete range of anesthetic techniques.
Dr. Doerfler attended the University of Notre Dame as a scholar-athlete, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1969. He attended Loyola University-Chicago College of Dental Surgery, receiving his DDS in 1973. He completed a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Mt. Sinai Medical Center-Cleveland, Ohio in 1976.
Dr. Doerfler entered private practice in Glen Ellyn, Illinois in 1977. Diplomat status was awarded by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 1978. Dr. Doerfler has been a Fellow in the American College of OMS since 1999. He is certified in Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
Dr. Doerfler is a member of local, state, national, and international organizations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery including the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and the American Society of Dental Anesthesia. He has lectured to numerous groups regarding topics related to his area of specialization. Dr. Doerfler vigorously pursues continuing education and regards it as paramount to maintaining his skill and knowledge base.
Dr. Doerfler has been a volunteer team member on many medical missions to Central and South America, helping to change the lives of others through facial reconstructions, tumor excision, and cleft lip/palate repairs under a variety of conditions. He also provided instruction to local surgeons with techniques utilized in the US. Dr. Doerfler has been a member of the Central DuPage Hospital Cleft Palate Team since 1995.
Dr. Doerfler joined the [COUNTY] Army in 2007. He is a Colonel in the Illinois Army Reserve National Guard, currently in active status. As an Maxillofacial and Oral Surgeon in Chicago, he deployed to Iraq in 2008 with the 325th Combat Support Hospital and Afghanistan in 2011 with the 352nd Combat Support Hospital Forward.
Dr. Doerfler strives to provide his patients with the highest level of professional care in a caring environment. He lives in Winfield, Illinois.