Bryan R. Neuwirth, DDS, MD

Meet Dr. Neuwirth

Dr. Bryan Neuwirth, Oral and Cosmetic Surgeon in Hickory & Morganton NCDr. Bryan Neuwirth was born in California and raised in Missouri. After attending college at University of Missouri, he entered the UMKC School of Dentistry (University of Missouri-Kansas City), graduating with honors in 1987.

He began a residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of North Carolina, earning his medical degree in 1991, again graduating with honors. He completed a general surgery internship at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte in 1992.

After his internship, he returned to Chapel Hill to complete his training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in 1993. He continued his training by serving a one year fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery at the Cosmetic Surgery Center in Arkansas.

Dr. Neuwirth earned board certification from the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in 1996. He has memberships in several local, state and national societies in dentistry, medicine, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery, and has served as an officer as well. He serves as a clinical instructor for Western Piedmont Community College and lectures to residents and colleagues at the University of North Carolina. Presented and published on both national and international levels, Dr. Neuwirth practices the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery with a specific clinical interest in cosmetic surgery.

Professional Licenses

North Carolina State Medical License (#36121)
Missouri State Dental License (#014752)

Certifications

American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, 2000
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 1996 (recertified 2005)

Education

1993 -1994
Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship
Cosmetic Surgery Center
Little Rock, AR
Certificate
1987 -1993
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Certificate
1991 -1992
General Surgery Internship
Carolina Medical Center
Charlotte, North Carolina
Certificate
1989 -1991
Medical School
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Doctor of Medicine
Graduate of Distinction
1981 -1987
Dental School
University of Missouri
Kansas City, Missouri
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Graduate of Distinction

Work Experience

1994 – Present
Brown & Neuwirth Oral and Cosmetic Surgery Center
Oral, Maxillofacial, & Cosmetic Surgeon
1993 -1994
Cosmetic Surgery Center
Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship
1987 -1993
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
1991 -1992
Carolinas Medical Center
General Surgery Internship
1981 -1984
UMKC Intramural Department
Referee

Professional Organizations

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Dental Association
  • American Medical Association
  • North Carolina Dental Society
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Psi Omega Fraternity

Scholarships Awarded

  • Kenneth Edwards & A.L. Hobgood Scholarship
    UNC School of Medicine
  • Thomas E. Manning Scholarship
    UNC School of Medicine
  • University of Missouri Chancellors Scholarship
    UMKC School of Dentistry
  • Mehlville Community Teachers Association Scholarship
    UMKC School of Arts and Sciences
  • Lions Club Scholarship
    UMKC School of Arts and Sciences
  • Maws and Paws Scholarship
    UMKC School of Arts and Sciences

Honors and Awards

  • Graduate of Distinction, UNC School of Medicine
  • Honors List Selection throughout Medical School
  • Advanced Placement into the UNC School of Medicine
  • Graduate of Distinction, UMKC School of Dentistry
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society Induction
  • Psi Omega Outstanding Senior Award
  • Louisiana State Universitys Oral Surgery Extern Program
  • Vanderbilt Universitys Oral Surgery Extern Program
  • Outstanding Young Men of America Selection
  • Psi Omega Fraternity Rush Chairman Election
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Induction
  • Deans List Selection throughout Dental School
  • Advanced Placement into the UMKC School of Dentistry
  • University of Missouri Scholars Club Selection
  • Dormitory Governing Board Vice President Election
  • Kansas City Rugby Club Rookie of the Year Award
  • Deans List Selection throughout College
  • Whos Who Among American Students Selection-2 years
  • Eagle Scout with Bronze Palm Award

Presentations

1992
Southeastern Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residents
Workshop, Hydroxylapatite/Vicryl Stocking
Augmentation of the Atrophic Maxilla with Simultaneous Submucosal Vestibuloplasty
1993
University of North Carolina Surgical Grand Rounds
Recovery following Orthognathic Surgery and Autologous Blood Transfusion.
1991
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Annual Meeting, Abstract Session, Use of Cryopreserved Auricular Cartilage and Sternoclavicular Disc as Interpositioning Material Following TMJ Discectomy
1990
Southeastern Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residents
Workshop, University of North Carolina Case Presentations.

University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental School Table
Clinic Session, Dental Implants: Are they for your patient?, 1st Prize (co-presenter Cruz DL)

1986
University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental School Table
Clinic Session, Immediate Removable Dentures: A Clinical Approach, (co-presenter Cruz DL).

Publications

Neuwirth BR, White RP, Collins MC, Phillips CB: Recovery following Orthognathic Surgery and Autologous Blood Transfusion. Int Jour Adult Orthodontic and Orthognathic Surgery, 7:221-228, 1992.