Biography



Mark C. Fletcher, DMD, MD

Mark C. Fletcher, DMD, MD

Dr. Mark Fletcher is a Connecticut native, raised in Huntington, and a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School. He attended Boston College (B.S., 1988) and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (D.M.D., 1992). Dr. Fletcher is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College (M.D., magna cum laude, 1999). He completed a general practice residency in dentistry at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago and a general surgery internship and oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.

Dr. Fletcher is board certified in oral and maxillofacial surgery by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a fellow in the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and a diplomate of the National Dental Board of Anesthesia. Dr. Fletcher is a Clinical Assistant Professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine and serves as the section head of oral and maxillofacial surgery at Hartford Hospital.

Dr. Fletcher’s professional interests span both hospital-based and office-based surgical procedures including reconstructive and corrective jaw surgery, oral and maxillofacial pathology, and dental implant reconstruction. He is an active member of the maxillofacial trauma team at Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Fletcher has authored articles and book chapters in his field and serves as an editorial reviewer for the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Dental Association and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and currently serves on the executive board of the Connecticut Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

Dr. Fletcher and his wife Jennifer reside in West Simsbury with their son Jack.