Patient Information

Background Information

Plattsburgh Oral Surgery, P.C. (formerly the practice of Dr. Dennis O’Hara) is Plattsburgh’s premier and only Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery specialty practice. Dr. Brad W. Ray DDS FRCD(C) manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Dr. Ray is Board Certified in the United States and Canada and is the only US Board Certified Oral Surgeon in the Greater Plattsburgh area. The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery specialty requires additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training after graduation from dental school and post-graduate dental training. Dr. Ray has an 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. We can also diagnose and treat facial pathologies, facial fractures and injuries. Plattsburgh Oral Surgery, P.C. strives to provide a compassionate, comfortable and professional environment for your oral and maxillofacial surgical needs. Your well-being is our primary objective.

Our staff is trained in assisting with Intravenous (IV) sedation or outpatient general anesthesia in our state-of-the-art office setting. Dr. Ray is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Advanced Traumatic Life Support and Basic Life Support. Our office undergoes office anesthesia evaluations for safety as directed by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. 

We look forward to establishing a trusting relationship with our patients and providing a high standard of care for your surgical needs.

Surgical Staff

The surgical staff at Plattsburgh Oral Surgery, P.C. are experienced, certified oral and maxillofacial surgical nurses and assistants, who assist in administration of IV sedation and surgery. All of our staff are well-versed in health and insurance policies, and our Registered Nurses are Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and CPR certified.