Dan Nielson, DDS, C. Rieger Wood IV, DDS, and the staff of Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery welcomes you! We provide personalized oral and maxillofacial treatment that is warm, caring, and based on the latest medical and technical advances in the industry – all within our state of the art treatment facility.
We understand that oral and maxillofacial treatment is only one aspect of your overall treatment plan. We maintain dedicated communication with your general dentist or medical practitioner whose priority, like ours, is your health. Comfort, convenience, dignity, and respect, in our patient-centered atmosphere, are always an integral part of surgical excellence at Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
DANIEL NIELSON, DDS
Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a comprehensive oral and facial surgical provider. We emphasize exceptional personalized patient care for your oral and maxillofacial treatment. At our patient-centered, state of the art treatment facility, you will meet a staff that cares about your complete experience. Our in-office anesthesia for oral and maxillofacial treatment exceeds the strenuous standards of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the American Society of Anesthesiologists. The goal of the Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery staff is to meet and exceed your expectations.
Dr. Daniel Nielson is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He brings highly developed skills and knowledge to Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery that he gained as a general dentist and emergency medical technician, as well as through an in-depth residency at area hospitals. Dr. Nielson values being a second-generation dental provider to the community, following the 40-year respected reputation of his father, Dr. Donald Nielson.
If you are seeking the very best in dental/medical surgical care, and place a high value on maintaining your oro-facial aesthetics and function, we invite you to come to Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, PA for your treatment. We are a premier diagnostic and surgical care center in Johnson County and the surrounding communities.
C. RIEGY WOOD IV, DDS
Dr. Riegy Wood IV grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma where his father, Dr. C. Rieger Wood, III is a general dentist and instructor at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry (OUCOD) and his mother, Donna, is a hygienist and chairman of the OUCOD hygiene program. From an early age, dentistry has been a big part Dr. Wood’s life. He grew up working at his father’s private practice, helping with several different jobs from answering the phones to chair side assisting.
Dr. Wood attended the University of Oklahoma for undergraduate studies and dental school. While in dental school, he volunteered at multiple clinics providing free dental care to patients in need. After graduating, he moved to Kansas City and completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Missouri at Kansas City. While in residency, Dr. Wood’s training focused on anesthesia, trauma and reconstructive surgery, dentoalveolar, pediatric, and craniofacial surgery. He continues to have special interest in dentoalveolar, implant, and pediatric surgery. He currently maintains hospital privileges at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and Shawnee Mission Surgery Center.
Dr. Wood joined Great Plains Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2017 with Dr. Dan Nielson, who was his senior resident during their training. They enjoy working together as a team to provide the highest level of care.
Dr. Wood is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Kansas Dental Association, and the Kansas 5th District. He enjoys giving back to the community and volunteering with the Mission of Mercy’s in Oklahoma and Missouri.
When Dr. Wood is not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife Kathryn, playing golf, going to the lake, and spending time with family.
Our primary goal is to provide you with the finest quality of oral and maxillofacial surgery treatments available in a personal, warm, caring environment. Whether your maxillofacial surgery treatment includes extraction of impacted teeth, dental implants, or other maxillofacial surgery procedures, Great Plains OMS is ready to serve you with excellence in our patient-centered atmosphere.
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