David A. Galbraith, D.M.D.
David was born in Miami, Florida on October 21, 1949. Initially raised as a native Floridian, he moved eventually to Port Washington, New York in 1960 where he completed junior and senior high school. From New York, David moved on to Pennsylvania where he obtained a B.A. degree from Gettysburg College. Prior to formally entering professional school David went on to graduate school at Rutgers University in New Jersey where he spent a year attending a Masters Program in Medical Physiology.
He began his formal professional training when he entered dental school at Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry in 1972. Upon graduation summa cum laude in 1976 he received the D.M.D. degree. David completed his training by attending a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Connecticut Health Center Affiliated Residency Program between 1976 and 1979. From that point forward he has worked in the private medical and dental community of Northern Connecticut in a practice limited to the practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery.
He is currently a partner and the “managing partner” of Connecticut Maxillofacial Surgeons, L.L.C. He only recently retired from a position as Director of the Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Department of Dentistry at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center which he held for more than twenty years. On the academic side of the specialty David has received one of the highest honors in the profession by having served a full six year term on the Advisory Committee of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons where he also acted as a Co-Chairman for the Major Surgery Section examining on orthognathic surgery, facial trauma, aesthetic surgery and craniofacial surgery. David has lectured abroad and at home extensively on the topics of temporomandibular joint disease and orthognathic surgery.
He enjoys a part-time faculty appointment in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Connecticut and is a Senior Active Attending at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. He is also on the Courtesy Staff at Hartford Hospital.
As a pass time David enjoys playing golf, being with his twin sons and living with his wife Carol.
Ian C. Tingey, D.D.S.
Ian was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada on February 7, 1957. He was raised in Canada, living most of his life in Windsor, and still today retains his Canadian citizenship. Following the completion of high school in 1976, Ian attended undergraduate school at the University of Windsor in a B.Sc. program until 1978. He began his professional career by attending dental school immediately following undergraduate school at the University of Western Ontario graduating in 1982 with the D.D.S. degree.
After completing a one year internship in hospital dentistry at the University of Western Ontario, He immediately proceeded to a program in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the University of Connecticut Health Center. Ian not only entered into a clinical training program with the University of Connecticut but also a Master of Dental Science Program. He formally completed his residency and received his certificate in oral and maxillofacial surgery in June of 1987. From the completion of his training program forward, Ian has worked in the private medical community of Northern Connecticut in a practice limited to the practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Ian is currently a partner in Connecticut Maxillofacial Surgeons, L.L.C.. He served as a past Director of the Fellowship Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and was recently appointed as Director of the Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Ian has been involved with residency training for many years including the teaching program at the University of Connecticut Affiliated Residency Program where he is a Clinical Associate. In addition, he served on the Academic Educational Council and is a past Director of Residency Training at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. He is a member of the Senior Active Attending Staff at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center as well as being on the Active Staff at New Britain General Hospital. He is a member of the Senior Active Attending Staff at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center and holds a Courtesy Staff appointment at Hartford Hospital.
As a pass time Ian enjoys playing golf and hockey, and shares his personal life with his wife Jan and his two sons Alex and Evan.
Barry R. McGuire, D.M.D.
Barry was born on June 5, 1952. Barry’s father, Dr. Roland McGuire, was a general dentist practicing in their hometown of New London, Connecticut. As a result, Barry’s exposure to Dentistry began at an early age.
Barry attended Boston College and graduated in 1974 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. In 1978 he completed a course of study and graduated from the University of Alabama in Birmingham with a degree in Allied Health.
From 1982 to 1986 Barry attended The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He was actively involved in research activities and tutoring other medical and dental students during these years. Upon graduation Barry received the D.M.D. degree. Additionally he received the AAOMS award for the most outstanding performance in Oral Surgery and the Lewis Fox Award, in recognition of the highest overall achievement in dental school.
In July 1986 Barry entered The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at The University of Connecticut. He completed his residency in 1990. He has since practiced within the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Hartford County.
He is currently a partner in Connecticut Maxillofacial Surgeons, L.L.C., and is a member of the Senior Attending Staff of St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. In addition, he is on the Courtesy Staff of Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.
Barry has an appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. In this capacity he is an instructor to residents within the program, specifically during their rotation to St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
From 1994 to 2004 Barry was a member of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. From 2000 to 2002 he served as president of this organization. In 2003, in recognition of his service to organized dentistry, Barry was inducted into the American College of Dentists, a national honorary dental organization.
Barry is a life-long sailor. He enjoys boating with friends and family. He lives in West Hartford with his wife, Phyllis, and two sons, Ryan and Sean.
Brett A. Weyman, D.D.S., M.D.
Brett was born in Kingston, Pennsylvania on March 14th 1971. He was raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania throughout his youth until the completion of high school in 1989. Brett attended Villanova University for his undergraduate education and obtained his B.S. degree in Biology, graduating in 1993.
He began his professional career by attending dental school at the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. His DDS degree was confirmed upon graduation in 1997. After completing his dental training in Baltimore, MD he immediately proceeded to a training program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Connecticut Health Center. During Brett’s training he completed medical school at the University of Connecticut, graduating in 2000, with his MD degree.
After medical training Brett completed a two-year certificate program in General Surgery, at the University of Connecticut. The remainder of his formal training was completed in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in June of 2003.
Brett is currently a partner in Connecticut Maxillofacial Surgeons, LLC, and has become well established in the private medical and dental community of Northern Connecticut. He is board certified and while limiting his practice to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, also holds a teaching appointment within
Brett is an avid sports enthusiast and shares these passions at home with his wife Tara and their three sons Drew, Jeremy, and Benjamin.