Patient Information | East Lansing, MI

Background Information

Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires three additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Dwight manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth, and facial regions. Dr. Dwight practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from routine teeth extractions and wisdom teeth removal to management of oral pathology. He can also diagnose and treat traumatic facial injuries and TMJ disorders, and performs a full range of dental implant and bone grafting procedures for implant-supported dentures, implant-supported fixed crowns and implant-supported fixed bridges. This also includes techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort.

Our staff is trained in assisting with intravenous (IV) sedation or outpatient general anesthesia in our office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery.

Call East Lansing Office Phone Number 517-333-9500 with any questions or to make an appointment with Dr. Dwight.

Surgical Staff

The surgical staff at Dr. Gary H. Dwight, DDS, MS, PC. are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants with Basic Life Support (BLS)/CPR certification, who assist in administration of IV sedation and surgery. Our RN is also certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).