Dr. Filler is Assistant Professor and Director of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. A graduate of Texas Tech University and Baylor College of Dentistry, Dr. Filler did his residency training at William Beaumont Army Medical Center.
He then went on to multiple Army hospital assignments, both as a clinician and an educator. He ended his twenty years of service to our country as Chief of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and officer-in-charge of hospital dentistry at Darnall Army Hospital, Fort Hood, Texas.
In 2009 Dr. Filler joined the surgery faculty at TTUHSC. He was specifically hired to establish an oral maxillofacial surgery service because of his particular interest and expertise in reconstructive maxillofacial surgery. This includes orthognathic surgery to treat obstructive sleep apnea.
Dr. Filler is a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the El Paso Dental Society, the American Dental Society, and the Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.