Dr. Bruce Dines, DMD

Dr. Bruce Dines, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Bruce Dines, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Watertown, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine - D.M.D. in 1986 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

531 Washington St Ste 2601

Watertown, NY 13601

Contact Information

(315) 788-4740

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid

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Dr. Dines' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dines "Bruce James Dines is a Dentist - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery practicing in Watertown, NY. Started practicing 1986. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Dental Association American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons American Dental Society of Anesthesiology New York State Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Department of Surgery at Samaritan Medical Center Jefferson County Dental Society Lewis County Dental Society HOSPITAL AFFILIATION Samaritan Medical Center FORMS OF PAYMENT Our practice accepts cash, checks, and most major credit cards. We offer financing through CareCredit. INSURANCES ACCEPTED We accept most major insurances including Medicaid. HOURS Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM WEBSITE http://www.blackriveroralsurgery. com/ "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dines "You will receive the highest level of care in dental surgery and procedures from Black River Oral Surgery & Implant Center in Watertown or Gouverneur, NY. With their expertise and many years of experience, Dr. Dines and Dr. Garcia-Rivera are committed to providing you with superior dental services. Black River Oral Surgery & Implant Center is a locally owned, full-service oral and maxillofacial surgery facility. For more than 30 years, we have offered a full array of services, including dental implants, impactions, extractions, and in-office anesthesia. We are also on staff at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown and Gouverneur Hospital in Gouverneur. Our team is comprised of trained licensed practical nurses and registered nurses who assist our doctors in professional care. Our staff is encouraged to continue their education and certifications to assure excellence in all the care we offer."
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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

5  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Gum Disease
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Endodontic Surgery
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh - BS Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine - D.M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • General Practice - University of Louisville, Kentucky
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Medical University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Board of Dental Anesthesiology
    Other Education | Completed
  • Board Certifications - American Board of Oral Surgery
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dines has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dines' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dines to family and friends
15 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Dines' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I went in for a consult on my wisdom teeth Dr. Dines sat me down explained my procedure and was very informative. I was completely terrified and his staff as well as him reassured me i was in the best care. He thoroughly discussed my process and risks and i left feeling like i was in the best...more
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Very rude and inconsiderate. Told me the procedure was not gonna be pleasant. Not comforting at all
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worst doctor ever, i felt unsafe even talking to him, he doesn't take time to assure his patients at all, , try Dr. Hiram he is the best takes time to talk to his patients and does everything with ease
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Dr. Dines and his staff at Black River Oral Surgery are truly professionals in their work. I was treated with respect and dignity, and well informed of all aspects of my procedure. My questions were answered honestly, in detail. Dr. Dines is incredibly thorough in his work and would not perform the...more
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My experience with the doctor and his staff was excellent, my tooth was broken off and Dr. Dines got it out in three minutes with ease and no pain. He and his staff work together wonderfully and made me feel as comfortable as they could while sitting in that chair. I didn't even have time to pick...more
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