Gregory Lutcavage, D.D.S.
Dr. Lutcavage, a Delaware native, performed his undergraduate studies at Georgetown University where he received his B.S. in Biology. He holds a dental degree from Georgetown University and trained in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Dr. Lutcavage is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and served as a Board Examiner for six years in the area of Pathology and Reconstructive Surgery. He has also served as a Co-Chairman of Pathology and Reconstructive Surgery for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Lutcavage is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He holds memberships in the Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the North Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Lutcavage has served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a former Chief of Surgery at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro, North Carolina and has been a member of the Active Medical Staff at Wayne Memorial Hospital since 1986.
His practice includes Facial Traumatic Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillofacial Cancer Surgery, Ablative Facial Reconstructive Surgery, Corrective Jaw Surgery, Removal of Wisdom Teeth, and Surgical Preparation of the Jaws for Dentures. Dr. Lutcavage has lectured nationally and internationally and has been invited to teach surgical procedures in South America and the Middle East. He has been published as a contributing author in national and international textbooks and peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Lutcavage enjoys hunting, golf, travel and spending time with his wife, six children and two grandchildren.
John E. Fidler, Jr. , D.D.S.
Diplomate: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow: American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellow: American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
John E. Fidler, Jr. DDS, is a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He did his dental training at West Virginia University School of Dentistry. He then trained at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore Maryland in general practice. He completed an extensive residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Naval Hospital Great Lakes in Illinois. Following his residency, Dr. Fidler completed a Fellowship in Facial Aesthetic Surgery in Seattle Washington.
Dr. Fidler is a noted expert in the field of Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Aesthetic Surgery. He has authored numerous papers on the subject, been acknowledged in textbooks and has lectured both nationally and internationally. He is an active member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons where he has lectured and moderated symposia on topics as broad as Submental Liposuction, Blepharoplasty and TMJ Disease. Dr. Fidler is a fellow in the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Locally, Dr. Fidler has served as president of the Wayne County Dental Society. His surgical interests lie in implant dentistry, reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Fidler served his nation as a dental officer in the United States Navy. Prior to coming to North Carolina, he ran the residency program and taught Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Aesthetic Surgery at the “Presidents Hospital” in Bethesda Maryland. He has also devoted his time to treating the people of Guatemala as he traveled there yearly to help children born with physical defects and other diseases…
Dr. Fidler has vast experience in all aspects of Oral, Maxillofacial and Cosmetic Facial Surgery. He and his staff will be happy to answer any questions you have about implants, cosmetic surgery, jaw surgery or your health in general.
Richard G. Long, D.D.S.
Dr. Richard Long grew up in North Carolina and performed his undergraduate studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received his B.A. in Chemistry. He then went on to dental school at The UNC School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill where he earned his D.D.S. degree. Dr. Long then moved to New Jersey to complete a one-year General Practice Residency through Seton Hall University at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, NJ. His Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training was completed at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, NJ. After Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training, Dr. Long joined the United States Navy and served on active duty for five years before joining the practice in 2005.
Dr. Long is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Society, the Onslow County Dental Society, and the North Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Long’s practice includes removal of teeth, including wisdom teeth, dental implant placement, facial trauma reconstructive surgery, Maxillofacial pathology surgery, corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery), and surgical preparation of the jaws for dentures. Dr. Long has lectured nationally and has been published as a contributing author nationally in textbooks.
He enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, and fishing and hunting.
Robert T. Armstrong, D.M.D.
After graduating from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Armstrong completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Armstrong then accepted a position at the Cleveland Clinic, and was promoted to head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. While at the Cleveland Clinic, he was appointed as a team doctor for both the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA team and the Cleveland Browns NFL organization.
Dr. Armstrong is board certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is also an active member in the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is on the medical staff of Carteret General Hospital.
Dr. Armstrong’s practice includes a focus on dental implants, bone and soft tissue reconstruction of the jaw, removal of teeth (including wisdom teeth), corrective jaw surgery, treatment of facial trauma and fractures, and treatment of oral and facial pathologic conditions. Dr. Armstrong has many publications on a variety of oral and maxillofacial topics and enjoys direct patient care.
Daniel Edwin Kirkwood, DMD
Dr. Kirkwood is a board certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon with many years of experience in a wide variety of oral surgery environments. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry and completed residency training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery through the Naval Bureau of Medicine and Surgery at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. His professional focus is on the extraction of teeth including wisdom teeth, dental implants, hard and soft tissue reconstruction for implants, corrective jaw surgery, facial and jaw trauma, pathology and surgical procedures to prepare the jaws for dentures.
When not practicing oral & maxillofacial surgery, Dr. Kirkwood enjoys spending time with his wife and children. His hobbies include fishing, swimming, and hiking.