David P. Wise, MD, DDS, received his medical degree and surgical training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska and his dental degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, Iowa. He earned his bachelor of arts degree in biology at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, and he practiced general dentistry in Garden Grove, California for three years. Dr. Wise is board certified for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Wise is a clinical professor at West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery and a clinical assistant professor at West Virginia University School of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Wise has served as chief of the department of surgery at Charleston Area Medical Center and President of the Kanawha Medical Society. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Society of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Wise's special interests include sleep apnea, cosmetic surgery, hair transplants and dental implants.
Bruce B. Horswell, MD, DDS, MS, FACS, is the Medical Director of FACES (First Appalachian Craniofacial Deformity Specialists) at the CAMC Physicians Group Facial Surgery practice. He is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Horswell is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. He obtained his medical degree and surgical training from the University of Connecticut in Farmington, Connecticut, and his dental degree and oral maxillofacial training from the University of Minnesota. He completed two craniofacial fellowships at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, and the Royal Children's Hospital in Liverpool, England. He was on the faculty at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore and also has been in private practice in his home state of Minnesota. Dr. Horswell is a well-known national and international speaker.
FACES is affiliated with Charleston Area Medical Center's Women and Children's Hospital. The practice specializes in the comprehensive management of congenital and acquired cranio/maxillofacial deformities and related problems. The program's multidisciplinary team includes craniomaxillofacial surgery, neurosurgery, otorhinolaryngology, pediatric genetics, audiology, speech therapy, orthodontic/pediatric dentistry, nursing and social work for children with treatment of facial deformities such as cleft lip and palate, cranial suture fusion (misshapen head), growth problems of the facial region, crooked and misaligned jaws, eye and ear anomalies or asymmetries, birth marks or vascular lesions, and speech and swallow evaluation is offered. FACES serves as a resource for primary care providers in regard to these problems.