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Meet Dr. Brewer

Dr. Stephen Brewer

Family & Cosmetic Dentist In Fort Payne, AL

Dr. Stephen Brewer DMD Family & Cosmetic DentistDr. Stephen Brewer's dental practice began in 1910, when his maternal grandfather, Dr. W.A. Richardson, a DeKalb County native, opened a dental office in Fort Payne, Alabama, following his graduation from the Birmingham Dental College. Dr. J.M. Brewer, Dr. Steve's father, continued the practice following World War II, in the same office. Dr. Steve joined the practice in 1971 and relocated to his current location in 1973.
Dr. Brewer grew up in a dental environment, giving him an early understanding of patient’s needs and expectations. Dr. Brewer has had extensive training in partial to full mouth restorations, TMJ equilibrations, surgery and root canal treatment.
He currently serves on the UAB School of Dentistry’s Leadership Council and is a past board member to the Pankey Institute in Miami. Locally he is active in several organizations. A past president of the Rotary Club, Landmarks of DeKalb County, former board member and officer of The United Givers Fund, Boy Scouts (he is an Eagle Scout), and Chamber of Commerce.  
He currently serves on the Executive Board of the International Motor Sports Hall of Fame. Dr. Brewer is married to the former Lynn Locklear of Fort Payne. Together they have four children, all married and three grandchildren. Lynn owns and operates the Big Mill Artisans and Antiques Mall together with the adjoining Vintage 1889 Restaurant.
In their spare time, the Brewers enjoy vegetable and flower gardening, boating, canoeing Little River, and bike riding. For the past 30 plus years he has been a licensed Lay Eucharistic Minister in the Episcopal Church and regularly assist in the service.
All patients have a unique set of conditions and expectations.  There is rarely a one choice treatment. Dr. Brewer can explain all treatment options and allow the patient to choose the course of treatment they feel is most appropriate for their situation.


  • Baylor School, 1962

  • University of Alabama, 1966

  • University of Alabama Graduate School, 1967

  • University of Alabama School of Dentistry, 1971

  • L.D. Pankey Institute


  • American Dental Association 
  • Alabama Dental Association 
  • Fifth District Dental Society 
  • Academy of General Dentistry 
  • Society of Computerized Dentistry 
  • University of Alabama Birmingham Alumni Association 
  • Rotary Club of Fort Payne 
  • Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce 
  • DeKalb County Tourist Association


Office Location

  • Fort Payne
  • 405 Alabama Avenue, NW
  • Fort Payne, AL
  • 35967
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  • Call: (256) 845-1332