Dr. Patrick Dalton was born and raised outside of Boston, Massachusetts and completed his undergraduate degree at the College of the Holy Cross. He received his dental degree from University of Pittsburgh‘s School of Dental Medicine in 2008. Following dental school, he completed a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. Here, he received extensive training in medicine and surgery, anesthesia, and oral maxillofacial surgery.
After residency, he completed an intensive one-year surgical fellowship focused on complex craniofacial, orthognathic, and temporomandibular joint surgery at Advanced Facial and Oral Surgery in Texas under the direction of Dr. Douglas Sinn. While in Dallas, Dr. Dalton taught as a Clinical Assistant Professor with the Department of Surgery at UT Southwestern/Parkland Medical Center, and was involved with teaching and supervising Oral Surgery residents in training.
Dr. Dalton is board certified in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and was recognized as a Diplomate by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in March of 2014. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons as well as a member of the Pennsylvania Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Dalton enjoys both the clinical and academic aspects of surgery. He practices in Mt. Lebanon and Pittsburgh, where he is an attending surgeon within the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital and is actively involved in the direction of resident education and management of patients. His practice is limited to Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, and focuses on the disciplines of ambulatory parenteral anesthesia administration, third molar (wisdom tooth) removal, dental implantology, facial trauma and reconstructive surgery, orthognathic jaw surgery, and temporomandibular joint surgery. Dr. Dalton holds staff privileges at Allegheny General Hospital, Forbes Regional Hospital, St. Clair Hospital.
Dr. Dalton is married and resides in the North Hills with his wife Jenn, their two children, and their Vizsla, Casey.