Bonita Medical Center is unique in that it is an oral and maxillofacial practice with an area dedicated to skin care. Our operatories have relaxing surroundings with advanced technology in oral and cosmetic surgical equipment. The goal of our practice is to deliver the highest quality of care in the most affordable way possible. We know how important it is to establish and maintain effective communication with our patients and their referring doctors. Dr. Schow, Dr. Urig and staff are available to our patients both before and after surgery.
Dr. Schow and his family are originally from Utah and were attracted to New Mexico because of its cultural diversity and natural beauty. He graduated from Weber State University and completed his dental degree at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. He completed a General Practice Residency at Denver Health Medical Center and later completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Iowa. Besides his expertise in dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, bone grafting and oral pathology, he has a special interest in corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery), alveolar cleft grafting and is part of the facial trauma team at the University of New Mexico.
In his spare time, Dr. Schow enjoys spending time outdoors with his family, skiing and is an avid football fan.
Dr. Urig has been practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery in Santa Fe since 1986. The scope of his practice includes dental implants,wisdom teeth extractions, bone grafting, oral pathology, facial cosmetic procedures, CO2 laser treatments, Botox® and dermal fillers.
At Bonita Medical Center we understand that each patient has particular needs which may require a variety of treatments. Dr. Schow and Dr. Urig work with patients to define specific problems or concerns and answer any questions they may have about a possible procedure. Their surgical techniques provide minimally invasive surgery with maximum comfort and as little pain as possible. Surgery can be a stressful experience. Our friendly and helpful office staff provide a welcoming, calming environment, and will assure comfort throughout your visit. Our licensed aestheticians are certified in laser treatments, light chemical peels, dermaplaning and comprehensive skin care using medical grade products. Their techniques and treatments aid in restoring balance and hydration to sun damaged, sensitive, acne prone and aging skin. We also offer Affirm laser for tightening skin and reducing wrinkles on the face, neck and decollate, hair removal and IPL laser to target dark spots. Each patient's skin is assessed before administering treatments and recommending products for a personalized home care regime.
We invite you to look at the list of surgical and non-surgical procedures. And encourage you to call and schedule a consultations with Dr. Brett Schow, Dr. Edward Urig and our licensed estheticians.