Dr. Roy L. Stevens received his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma Christian College in 1979. He received his dental degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1983 and received postgraduate training in anesthesia and sedation at Children's Memorial Hospital in Oklahoma City. In addition to his general practice, Dr. Stevens has special interest in anesthesia and sedation as well as caring for patients with special health care needs.
He serves as Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is a consultant in matters pertaining to anesthesia and sedation for the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry. He serves on the Board of Directors of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and as course director for the ADSA’s continuing education courses on minimal and moderate (conscious) sedation of apprehensive and special needs dental patients. Dr. Stevens also serves as consultant in pharmacology for the National Board Dental Examination. He is certified in moderate (conscious) sedation by the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry and Advanced Cardiac Life Support by the American Heart Association. He has had articles published in the scientific literature on anesthesia, sedation and treatment of patients with special health care needs.