Dr. Michael B. Border
Dr. Mike Border is originally from Strongsville, Ohio. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Mount Union, earning a BS in Biochemistry with the distinction of summa cum laude. After graduation, he was accepted into The Ohio State University College of Dentistry where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2015, graduating at the top of his class. During his time at Ohio State University, Dr. Border served as the president of OSU's chapter of the American Student Dental Association and received awards from the OSU Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association (ODA), and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Following dental school, Dr. Border began a rigorous, six-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He earned his medical degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 2018 and completed a one-year general surgery internship.
In his final year of training, Dr. Border served as chief resident in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department. He also served as the national president of the Resident Organization of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Border's clinical interests include dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant rehabilitation, reconstructive bone grafting techniques, the delivery of IV and general anesthesia, orthognathic surgery, and the management of facial trauma.
Outside of work, Dr. Border enjoys traveling, golfing, live music, and spending quality time with family. His wife, Lauren, is also a Columbus native and a proud member of the Ohio State University College of Dentistry alumni. They welcomed their first child, Pierce, into the world last year and they are looking forward to growing their family and joining the Columbus community.