Jeevaka Yapa, DDS

Director of Trauma

Dr. Jeevaka Yapa, is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon that practices the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery for the past 20 years.  He specializes in TMJ disorders, corrective jaw surgery and the treatment of maxillofacial trauma.


Dr. Yapa is the medical director of maxillofacial trauma at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital.  He is full-time faculty for the residency program.  In addition, he is the site director of OMFS at the Detroit Medical Center's Sinai Grace Hospital.


He completed his undergraduate degree and his dentistry degree from Marquette University.  Thereafter, he completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Henry Ford Hospital.


Dr. Yapa holds staff privileges at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Ascension St. John Hospital,  Sinai Grace Hospital, and Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak. 

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