A positive oral surgery experience requires a surgeon who is not only well trained, skilled and experienced, but also one who listens to your concerns, explains your options, and alleviates your fears. With 32 years’ experience and a Philadelphia region “Top Doc,” Dr. Joel Funari and his team create outstanding oral and maxillofacial surgical experiences and are committed compassionate quality care in a friendly professional environment.
Board certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Anesthesia, his office specializes in wisdom teeth, dental implants, obstructive sleep apnea, jaw deformities, facial aesthetics, TMJ/facial pain, children, digital radiology and office-based anesthesia.
Prior to retiring after a distinguished Navy career, Dr. Funari was Associate Director of Specialty Surgery at Bethesda Naval Medical Center, commanding seven surgical departments and residencies.
Dr. Funari lectures locally, nationally and internationally. He is an examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, consultant to the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation, consultant to the Committee on Prescriber Practices Committee of Pennsylvania Department of Health and consultant to the Navy Postgraduate Dental School.
Dr. Funari is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, Pierre Fauchard Academy, American Dental Association, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. He is Vice President of Second District Dental Society, Director of Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Executive Board Member of Chester and Delaware County Dental Society. Previously he was President of Delaware Valley Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, President of Chester County and Delaware County Dental Society, delegate to Pennsylvania Dental Association, and Executive Board Member to Second District Dental Society.
Born and raised in Bucks County he is a graduate of Villanova, Temple and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.