Pottstown Office

(610) 326-7880

Boyertown Office

(610) 367-6074

Pottstown Oral Surgery

Pottstown's Leader for Dental Implants and Wisdom Teeth

Our physicians Dr. Lignelli, Dr. Smith, Dr. Lignelli, II, and Dr. Ward at Pottstown Oral Surgery practice a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise in dental implants, wisdom teeth, bone grafting, and more. As oral and maxillofacial surgeons we manage a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. All the procedures performed at the office can be done under general or local anesthesia.

Pottstown Oral Surgery Physicians

Oral Surgery Services

Our techniques are designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. We can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries, fractures, and various types of head and neck pathology. Learn more about the oral and maxillofacial services that we provide.

Our Patient Information page provides more information about our policies, procedures, and insurances accepted. We have two offices located in Pottstown, PA and Boyertown, PA. To schedule an appointment you can contact us at 610-326-7880, or Request an Appointment online. And to save time during your first visit, you can complete submit our Online Patient Registration Form. Thank you for visiting our website and we look foward to seeing you at our office soon.



Meet Our Physicians

All of our physicians are certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

John Louis Lignelli II

Dr. John Louis Lignelli, DDS

Dr. Lignelli is from Boyertown, PA. He attended Villanova University in Villanova, PA and following graduation he attended Temple University School of Dentistry. After earning his DDS degree, Dr. Lignelli completed a residency Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Bellevue Hospital in New York, NY. Dr Lignelli then entered into private practice in 1975. Dr. Lignelli is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Board of Anesthesia.

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Dr. Paul Smith

Dr. Paul Gerard Smith, DMD

Dr. Smith is from Mt. Carmel, PA. He attended Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA and following graduation attended University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Smith completed a Four-year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Washington University and St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Smith then entered private practice in 1990 with Pottstown Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Smith is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial and the National Board of Dental Anesthesia. Dr. Smith presently serves as an examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

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John Louis Lignelli II

Dr. John Louis Lignelli II, DMD

Dr. John Louis Lignelli, II DMD was born in Pottstown, PA. He attended The University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH and following graduation he attended Temple University School of Dentistry. After earning his DMD degree, Dr. Lignelli completed a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Dr Lignelli then entered into private practice in July of 2007. He is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

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Dr. James Ward

Dr. James Ward, DMD

Dr. Ward obtained his B.S. degree from Ursinus College in 2000 and his DMD degree from Temple University School of Dentistry in 2004. While at Temple, Dr. Ward received several awards including the Howard Carson award for excellence in oral surgery and the Martin N. Kravitz D.D.S. Class of 1944 award for clinical excellence. Dr. Ward completed his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Temple Hospital from 2004 to 2008 and served as chief resident from 2007-2008. He is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and is a member of local, regional and national oral surgery and dental associations.

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