Meet your Pocatello Oral Surgeons


Dr. Mark E. Baker and Dr. Shawn A Jepsen are Southeast Idaho’s premier facial and oral surgery experts. If you need a Pocatello Oral Surgeon, you can trust that Facial and Oral Surgery Associates will give you quality, respectful health care. Our staff is the best anywhere, and we are dedicated to providing Pocatello with excellent service and compassionate treatment.

Mark E. Baker, DDS

A board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Baker is excited to work with the people of Southeast Idaho. Dr. Baker graduated with honor from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry and then performed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. Dr. Baker currently holds active memberships with the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, and the Idaho Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. In his free time, Dr. Baker lends his time and talents to needy families in South America.

Shawn A. Jepsen, DMD

A decorated Army officer, Dr. Jepsen loves the area and the people of Southeast Idaho and enjoys giving them the very best care. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and, while there, was a member of the National Dental Honor Society. He performed residencies at Tripler Army Medical Center and Madigan Army Medical Center. Dr. Jepsen has received a number of military awards, including the Meritorious Service Medal, the National Defense Medal, and the Global War on Terrorism Medal. When not work, he enjoys hanging out with his family, travelling, and outdoor pursuits like hunting and fishing.

Oral Surgery Staff

Dr. Baker and Dr. Jepsen have the expertise and training to practice a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery – ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery and cosmetic surgery. Helping them at each step of the way they have the finest staff in Pocatello. From the front office to the assistants, each team member is friendly, competent, and caring. They work hard to cater to the needs and well-being of each patient. Being a Pocatello Oral Surgeon requires the support of many dedicated and skilled people, which you will find at Facial and Oral Surgery Associates.

Proud Members

We Support These Associations and Organizations

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Idaho State Dental Association (ISDA) American Society of Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry (ASIRD) Institute for Dental Implant Awareness (IDIA) Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (WSOMS)