Dr. Sampson

Dr. Daniel Sampson received his undergraduate education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His dental school education was at the University of Minnesota, graduating with honors. He received his medical training at the University of California-Davis and completed residency training at the University of California-San Francisco. During his residency training, he served for one year as a general surgery resident. He also spent part of his residency in Stoke-on-Trent, England receiving extended training in reconstructive procedures.

Dr. Sampson practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery, including dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant reconstruction, surgical treatment of oral pathology and orthognathic surgery. He has special interests in cleft lip and palate/craniofacial deformities, sleep apnea treatment and distraction osteogenesis. He collaborates with ENT surgeons, sleep specialists and other medical professionals in his care of complex patients.

Dr. Sampson and his wife Melanie have two children and enjoy travelling, skiing, and scuba diving.  Dr. Sampson is also an avid homebrewer and gardener.

Memberships

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow
  • American Dental Association
  • Minnesota Dental Association
  • American Cleft Palate Association
  • American Association of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesia.
  • Minneapolis District Dental Society, Peer Review Committee
  • Children’s Hospital Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic and Craniofacial Clinic

Philanthropy

  • Apple Tree Dental, Board Member
  • Project Homeless Connect
  • Mission of Mercy
  • Children's Surgery International

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minneapolis, Associate Chief of Surgery-elect
  • North Memorial Medical Center
  • Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia
  • Fairview University Hospital
  • Children’s Hospital Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic and Craniofacial Clinic

Joined OMS Specialists in 1998