Meet Dr. Schuessler
Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Adam Schuessler is a board certified, dual-degree Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon licensed to practice both medicine and dentistry in the states of New Jersey and New York. Dr. Schuessler completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida. He continued his training at Tufts University School and Dental Medicine. Afterwards Dr. Schuessler trained at one of the busiest Trauma I centers in North America for 6 years, where he treated not only outpatient oral surgery patients, but also extensive trauma patients. During his lengthy training at Kings County Hospital Center / SUNY Downstate Hospital, Dr. Schuessler spent a year training on the General Surgery service where he rotated on various surgical specialties, including vascular, trauma, general surgery, plastic / reconstruction and transplant. During his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Schuessler performed various surgical procedures, such as dentoalveolar & 3rd molar surgery, IV sedations, advanced bone grafting, maxillofacial trauma and dental implants. Currently Dr. Schuessler stays up to date with the latest information and advances in oral surgery & implant dentistry. He attends multiple national courses and recently completed the Misch Implant Institute courses II, III, IV, and V.
After completing his residency training, Dr. Schuessler wanted to provide the highest standard of care to his patients. He completed the requirements necessary to become board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The board certification process is a very demanding two year process which includes a rigorous written qualifying exam followed by a very comprehensive oral examination. This achievement demonstrates that a surgeon has achieved the highest level of clinical proficiency and knowledge in our field.
- American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
- Fellow, American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
- University of Florida – B.S.
- Tufts University School of Dental Medicine – Doctorate (dentistry)
- State University of New York (SUNY Downstate) – Doctorate (medicine)
- Kings County Hospital Center / SUNY Downstate Medical Center – Certificate Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery