Brian L. Gallagher, DMD
After completing 20 years of successful practice in the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Presque Isle, Maine, Dr. Brian Gallagher, joined Maine Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a 1976 graduate of UMO and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1980. Dr Gallagher joined the US Navy as a Dental Officer and then returned to the University of Pennsylvania for specialty training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Following the 3 year hospital based OMS residency training program he joined a private practice in Presque Isle until transferring to the Auburn Area Jan. 2006.
Dr Gallagher is board certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He is a diplomate of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. He maintains active memberships in the American Dental Assoc., Maine Dental Assoc., and the Androscoggin Valley Dental Society. Dr Gallagher is on the active staff of St Mary’s Regional Medical Center and courtesy staff of Central Maine Medical Center.
Dr Gallagher’s primary clinical interest is the reconstruction of the dentition utilizing grafting of the hard and soft tissues and placement of dental implants. In addition he has had extended training in esthetic periodontal surgery. He maintains a busy office based oral surgery practice with an emphasis on pain and anxiety control.