Andrew R. Steinkeler, M.D., D.M.D.
Meet Dr. Steinkeler
Dr. Andrew Steinkeler was raised in Falmouth, Maine. He attended Tufts University, where he double majored in Biology and Spanish. While at Tufts, he graduated summa cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
After Tufts, Dr. Steinkeler matriculated to the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. While in dental school, he earned numerous awards, including the Theodor Blum Award in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the Matthew Cryer Society Award in Oral Medicine, as well as election to Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society.
He received his doctor of dental medicine degree in 2009, graduating in the top of his class. Dr. Steinkeler was then accepted into the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. As part of his residency, he attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine where he received his MD degree in 2012, graduating in the top of his class. He was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, awarded to the top graduating students from his medical school class. Dr. Steinkeler received a 2 year general surgery certificate at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, completing rotations at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He also completed extensive rotations in adult and pediatric anesthesia. He completed his residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2015.
Dr. Steinkeler is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology.
He is also on the Executive Committee of the Montgomery Bucks Dental Society.
Dr. Steinkeler resides in Bucks County with his wife, Christina, and daughter. He enjoys playing golf and tennis, skiing, traveling, and spending time with his family.
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 5/20/12
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine 5/2009
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2009-2015
Bachelor of Arts
Biology and Spanish Double Major
Summa Cum Laude
Pennsylvania Medical License
Pennsylvania Dental License
Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Liu, F., Steinkeler, A. Epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders. Dental Clinics North America. 7/2013: 465-479.
DeRossi, S., Steinkeler, A. et al. Temporomandibular Disorders: Evaluation and Management. Medical Clinics North America. 11/2014: Vol. 98, issue 6, 1353-1384.
Steinkeler, A, Granquist, E. Odontogenic infections; early incision and drainage decreases length of hospitalization. 9/2014. Abstract presented at AAOMS Submitting for publication. Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI.
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
Executive Committee, Montgomery Bucks Dental Society
Member, American Dental Association
Member, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Member, Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Member, American Medical Association
Awards and Honors
Alpha Omega Alpha (Penn Medicine) 2012
Awarded to top 10 students of graduating medical school class.
Merck Manual Award (Penn Medicine) 2012
National Boards Part I and II Honors (Penn Dental) 2012
Elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society (Penn Dental) 2009
Theodor Blum Oral Surgery Award (Penn Dental) 2009
Henry M. Goldman Award in Pathology (Penn Dental) 2009
Matthew H. Cryer Society Award in Oral Medicine (Penn Dental) 2009
Martin J. Loeb Leadership Award (Penn Dental) 2009
School of Dental Medicine Deans Scholarship 2005-2009
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Dean’s Scholarships are offered to the top students of applicant pool
ADA Foundation Scholarship Recipient 2006
Awarded to 25 dental students nationally each year
Selected as a Gross Anatomy Honors Dissection Student 2006
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine Honors Selective
Completed an honors and solo dissection of all musculature, vasculature, and nervous innervation of upper limb
Alva S. Appleby Scholarship Recipient 2005-2008
Awarded by the Maine Dental Association based upon academic performance and personal statement.
Constantine Ghikas Prize in Romance Languages (Tufts University) 2004
Awarded to one student each year for excellence in a program of major study in romance languages
Summa Cum Laude (Tufts University) 2004
Elected to Phi Beta Kappa 2003
Delta Chapter of Massachusetts at Tufts University as a junior in college
Anna Quincy Churchill Prize in General Biology (Tufts University) 2001
Awarded to one biology major each year for excellence in a program of study in Biology
Fluent in spoken and written Spanish