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Steve Bader

Ultimate Aesthetics by Dr. Steve Bader


Dr. Steve Bader is honored to be selected as a Top Cosmetic Dentist in Boston, voted by other dentists in the Greater Boston area for the second year in a row.

Dr. Bader received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from MIT. He then went on to the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and graduated with honors in 1981. He returned to New York for a one-year hospital residency at the Beth Israel Hospital, studying all phases of dentistry at an advanced level.

Dr. Bader completed a Fellowship in Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry, Neuromuscular TMJ Therapy and Full Mouth Cosmetic Reconstruction at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI). LVI is recognized as one of the leading post-graduate training centers for advanced cosmetic dentistry in the world. He has studied advanced aesthetics for front and back teeth, as well as advanced courses in restoring complicated bite problems.

His practice concentrates on porcelain and composite bonded restorations for front and back teeth. Dr. Bader also provides care to patients with TMD (temporomandibular dysfunction). He utilizes sophisticated computerized equipment which can analyze your bite and determine if that is the cause of your TMD pain. Dr. Bader has helped free many patients from years of headache, neck ache, and shoulder pain by rebuilding their bite to the proper level.

Dr. Bader now provides cosmetic BOTOX injections and dermal fillers. He also is certified in Oral Conscious Sedation, Six Month Smiles cosmetic braces, Invisalign orthodontics, Somnomed Oral Sleep Apnea appliances and CEREC single visit crowns.

Dr. Bader is a member of the following societies and organizations:

  • Metropolitan District Dental Society – Chairman, Ethics Committee; Peer Review Committee; Executive Committee
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon – National Dental Honor Society
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Massachusetts Dental Society – District Delegate
  • North Shore District Dental Society – Education Coordinator; Board of Directors
  • American Dental Association
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation

Dr. Bader has received the following awards and recognition:

  • Boston Magazine Top Cosmetic Dentist 2017, 2018
  • New Beauty Magazine: Top Cosmetic Dentist – New England, 2004, 2005
  • Readers’ Choice Best Dentist 2005 and 2006 – Community Newspapers Peabody
  • LVI Fellowship in Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry

In his spare time, Dr. Bader is passionate about bicycling and rides 192 miles every August in the Pan Mass Challenge to raise money for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. He also enjoys skiing, and teaches race car driving at tracks around North America. He has lived in Newton since 1987.


Top Dentist: 2017, 2018