Dr. Christian Moore is a native of Bucks County Pennsylvania. He attended Hobart and William Smith Colleges where he graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a minor in environmental studies. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa as well as the Sigma Xi scientific research society and participated in research in organic chemistry making several presentations at local and national meetings and publishing in a national peer-reviewed journal. After college, Dr. Moore received his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2013 with a passion for oral and maxillofacial surgery. He received the Delaware Valley Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Excellence Award and ultimately matched at the University of Pittsburgh where he began his residency in 2013.
Dr. Moore received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 2017, where he was also inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr. Moore completed an internship in General Surgery in 2018. During his residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery he worked at UPMC Presbyterian/Shadyside, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, and the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.
During his training at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Moore received extensive exposure in all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery including third molar (wisdom tooth) removal, comprehensive reconstruction and bone grafting, dental implant surgery, treatment of oral and maxillofacial pathology, facial trauma surgery, TMJ surgery, orthognathic surgery, and intravenous/general anesthesia. He also participated in research on resorbable metals giving several abstract presentations at national meetings. Dr. Moore considers it an honor to have worked and trained under some of the leading names in oral and maxillofacial surgery today.
Dr. Moore is proud to join the Facial Surgery Center team in 2019. In addition to his private practice, he also serves as faculty where he trained at UPMC teaching residents. He has grown to love Western Pennsylvania during his time in training and is looking forward to all of the opportunities the area has to offer. His hobbies include running, cooking, travel, and watching ice hockey and football.
Training and Education
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - June 2013-2019
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Resident - Chief Resident - July 2018-June 2019
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center General Surgery- Internship - July 2016-July 2017
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine - Doctor of Medicine, Alpha Omega Alpha - 2013-2017
University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry - Doctor of Dental Medicine - 2009-2013
Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi - Minor: Environmental Studies
OsteoScience Foundation Scholarship 2018
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 2017-Present
Delaware Valley Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Excellence Award 2013
Penn Dental Dean’s Scholarship 2009-2013
Phi Beta Kappa Society 2009-Present
Hobart and William Smith Faculty Scholarship 2005-2009
Dr. Joseph N. Frost ’16 Endowment Scholarship (HWS) 2006-2009
HWS Dean’s Scholar 2005-2009
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society 2008-Present
HWS Alumi Association Award 2008
HWS Prof. Pim Larsson Kovach Achievement Award in Chemistry 2008
American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Alpha Omega Alpha – Medical Honor Society
American Medical Association
Pennsylvania Dental Association
Pennsylvania Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery