Dr. Scotty L. Bolding - Arkansas Oral & Facial Surgery Center



TMJ, Orthognathic (Jaw Surgery), Third Molars, Dentoalveolar (Extractions), Dental Implants, Trauma Procedures, Biopsy, Bone Grafting, Cosmetic Procedures


Fayetteville, Harrison

A native of Arkansas, Dr. Bolding began his educational training at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville where he earned his B.S. in 1985. He then attended Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas, where he earned his D.D.S. in 1989. He earned his Postdoctoral Masters in Craniofacial Biology at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, in 1992; followed by his Oral-Maxillofacial Certification in 1993. A former Board Examiner and current diplomate of the Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Dr. Bolding and his wife, Dr. Taruna Bolding, live in Fayetteville and are the proud parents of Krystalyn, Deven, Ryan and Neal; and proud grandparents to Clara and Arden.

Dr. Bolding is a nationally recognized leader and sought after speaker in the area of orthognathic surgery (jaw reconstruction), temporomandibular joint surgery (TMJ or Jaw Joint), and dental implants. He has numerous publications and has dedicated his career to advancing the art and science of dentistry.

Additionally, Dr. Bolding has been recognized as a national healthcare business leader. He has consulted with hospitals, industry leaders, physicians, dentists, and patients for over 15 years on various ways to deliver better business processes and efficiencies to improve the delivery of quality healthcare to the patient. His passion for quality healthcare has been recognized by many leaders, and allowed him to be a frequent guest speaker on the value of improved business systems and technology in the healthcare industry.

He enjoys spending time with his family, flying, traveling, boating and golfing.