Dr. Rebecca Facy DDS, MD

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Background:

Dr. Facy was born in Phoenix, Arizona and grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Education:

Dr. Facy received her bachelor’s degree of science from the University of Utah. Upon completion of her undergraduate studies, Dr. Facy was immediately accepted to the School of Dentistry at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

During her dental school training Dr. Facy received the prestigious American Association of Dental Research Student Research Fellowship for Disruption of Cytokine Factors in the Dura Mater of Misregulated Msc2 Mice Leads to Boston Type Craniosynostosis. After a successful dental school career Dr. Facy went on to pursue additional training in oral & maxillofacial surgery.

Her oral & maxillofacial surgery training was completed at one of the most prominent training programs in the country at the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to her surgical training, Dr. Facy concomitantly obtained her medical degree.

Specialty Courses:

Dr. Facy has a passion for corrective jaw surgery (also known as Orthognathic Surgery), and has attended many specialty courses regarding the topic, making it an integral part of her practice.  In addition to being certified in basic life support, Dr. Facy has advanced training in cardiac life support. She maintains this certification through attending advanced courses both locally and around the world. 

Professional Organizations:

Dr. Facy is a Board Certified (a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons) oral and maxillofacial surgeon. She is a member of the Colorado Springs Dental Society and is a member of countless professional organizations. She is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the Colorado Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, as well as the Colorado and American Dental Associations.

She holds hospital appointments at all four Colorado Springs hospitals: St. Francis, Penrose, Memorial Central and Memorial North.

Personal:

She and her husband, Eric, live on the North side of Colorado Springs. Eric is originally from Oslo, Norway, and is of both French and Norwegian descent.   Together they enjoy exploring the mountains of Colorado through hiking and skiing.  They have also recently discovered running as a way to stay fit.  They have one daughter and twin boys on the way!