Dr. David M. Ivey, D.D.S.
St. Louis Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery – MO
Meet Dr. Ivey
Dr. David Ivey, a native of Colorado, earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry at Adams State College in Alamosa, Colorado. He then was accepted to the University of Iowa School of Dentistry and graduated in 1973.
Following graduation Dr. Ivey practiced general dentistry in the Indian Health Service, a branch of USPHS, at the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Wolf Point, Montana. In 1975, he entered the Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Residency Program at Washington University: Barnes Hospital, in St. Louis.
After completing his residency in 1979, Dr. Ivey joined the staff of Washington University as an Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery. While at the University, he became Board Certified and joined the Cranio-facial Deformity and Cleft Palate team at Barnes; St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
In 1981, Dr. Ivey entered into private practice in Bloomington, Illinois. In Bloomington, he also joined the faculty of the University of Illinois, as a clinical instructor. Six years later, in 1987, Dr. Ivey moved to St. Louis, where he initiated his own Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Practice.
Dr. Iveys surgical practice currently includes the First Capitol Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery facility in St. Peters, St. Louis West Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery facility at St. Lukes Hospital in Chesterfield and Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery At The Crossing in Wentzville. He also serves on the staff and committees of many area hospitals, including St. Luke’s West, St. Joseph, and Barnes St. Peters. In addition, Dr. Ivey has published several articles and often provides lectures concerning Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery.