Dr. Marvin Stephens has been in the exclusive practice of orthodontics in Tyler since June 1973. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Baylor Dental School, where he graduated at the top of his class. Dr. Marvin was elected to the Baylor Odontological Honor Society and to Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national honorary dental society.
He continued his dental education by completing a 24-month residency in orthodontics at Baylor, and obtained his Master of Science in dentistry. Baylor Orthodontic Department is regarded as one of the top programs in the world.
Dr. Marvin is a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, a credential obtained through intense clinical and academic testing on a national level. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southwestern Society of Orthodontists, Texas Orthodontic Association, American Dental Association, American College of Dentists, Texas Dental Association, East Texas Dental Society, Smith County Dental Society, Charles H. Tweed Orthodontic Study Group of Texas, Robert E. Gaylord Study Club, and other orthodontic groups.
Dr. Marvin is past president of Smith County Dental Society, and the recipient of many awards for excellence in orthodontics. He also teaches at the Baylor Orthodontic Department in Dallas.
He is blessed with a wonderful family, including his wife Penny, sons Trey and Cory, and daughter Brooke.