Patient Information

Background Information

Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Buchanan manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth, and facial regions. Dr. Buchanan practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. This also includes techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. Our office can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries, and fractures.

Our staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) sedation and outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.

Surgical Staff

The surgical staff at the North Charlotte Center for Oral Surgery and Dental Implants are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in the administration of IV sedation and surgery. Our administrative personnel are well versed in health and insurance policies and knowledgeable of oral surgery specific patient needs. All team members are CPR certified.