Dr. Komendera graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School in 1973, following a Bachelor's degree in 1970 from the same university. He has practiced general dentistry in Lake Orion since 1974. His current affiliations include the American Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, and the Oakland County Dental Association. He is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, a designation which requires 500 hours of postgraduate education. Many of these hours included orthodontics (braces), endodontics (root canals) and implants, which he provides for his patients.
He currently practices in his new 3,400 sq. ft. office which has been designed to treat patients efficiently and comfortably. Dr. Komendera and his wife, Jane, have resided in Rochester since 1976. They have two married daughters, Amy and Candace, and 5 grandkids.