Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD?
Update this Profile
Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon | Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

1070 Nott St Schenectady NY, 12308



Dr. Bret Gelder is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Schenectady, NY. Dr. Gelder specializes in the treatment of problems related to the face, mouth and jaws. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Gelder is a unique dental specialist who can provide emergency medicine, perform general surgery and give anesthesia. These medical doctors are the only type of medical care specialist who can administer anesthesia, besides anesthesiologists. Typical procedures performed by Dr. Gelder are tooth extractions, especially wisdom teeth, corrective jaw surgery, cleft palate surgery and reconstructive surgery after an injury. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons can also perform dental work including placing dental implants. These surgeons might also deal with conditions of sleep apnea, oral cancers and more.

Education and Training

University At Buffalo SUNY School Of Med and Biomedical Sciences Buffalo Ny DDS

University at Buffalo State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences 2000

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 12 years of experience

Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD's Practice location

Practice At 1070 Nott St

1070 Nott St -
Schenectady, NY 12308
Get Direction
New patients: 518-374-4118, 518-374-9109
Fax: 518-374-1978

Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD's reviews

Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Gelder


Based on 6 reviews

Dr. Bret D. Gelder DDS,MD has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 6 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Recommended Articles

  • The Best Foods to Eat to Develop Sculpted Muscles

    Longing to have sculpted muscles? The most ideal combination for having those sculpted muscles is based on adequate calories, fluids, proteins, and strength training. Having the right kind of energy-rich foods are very essential for developing the most enviable muscles.According to the American...

  • Different Conditions Treated by an Oral Surgeon

    What is an oral surgeon?An oral surgeon, also called as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, is a specialist trained in the detection, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of oral diseases. Aside from the usual dentistry services, oral surgeons also handle facial pain or injuries, broken jaws, dental...

  • What Could Jaw Pain Mean?

    Introduction Jaw pain is described as an uncomfortable, painful, and debilitating condition that can have a sudden or gradual onset. The exact symptoms also depend on the underlying cause of jaw pain. When a person has jaw pain, it can significantly affect his or her ability to speak and consume...

  • Cold Sores vs. Canker Sores

    Cold sores, also called oral herpes, are highly contagious fluid-filled blisters on the lips and around the mouth. In most cases, cold sores are not that serious, but they can be life-threatening for people who have a weakened immune system such as people with AIDS. On the other hand, canker sores,...

  • Evidence for Gum Disease Causing Heart Disease is Dwindling

    The American Heart Association released a new statement stating that there is no conclusive evidence to support the relationship between gum disease and heart problems, and that treating gum disease can improve heart conditions. Gum disease is a major contributor to tooth loss and decay in adults....

  • How Long Will I Not Be Able to See After Undergoing Blepharoplasty?

    Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery as it's commonly known, is performed to correct droopy upper and/or lower eyelids and under-eye bags. The surgery may be performed for functional or medical reasons. Functional blepharoplasty corrects problems related to upper eyelids that sag or droop enough to...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals



Head west on Nott Street (CR 6) 1086 ft
Turn left onto McClellan Street 4419 ft
Turn right onto Eastern Parkway 337 ft
Turn left onto Brandywine Avenue (NY 146) 4085 ft
Continue straight onto South Brandywine Avenue (NY 146) 1750 ft
Take the ramp on the left 1033 ft
Merge left onto I 890 2.9 mi
Keep left at the fork towards I 90 East 3790 ft
Merge left onto New York State Thruway (I 90) 4.5 mi
Take the ramp on the left towards I 87 North 3.1 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards Voorheesville 1193 ft
Keep right at the fork 1398 ft
Continue straight onto NY 85 1.1 mi
Take the ramp on the right 724 ft
Turn left onto Daytona Avenue 851 ft
Turn left onto Berkshire Boulevard 3552 ft
Turn left onto Euclid Avenue 1571 ft
Turn left onto New Scotland Avenue 2341 ft
Turn right 460 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right



Head west on Nott Street (CR 6) 3882 ft
Turn right 246 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left



Head west on Nott Street (CR 6) 368 ft
Turn right onto Lexington Parkway 191 ft
Turn left onto Belmont Avenue 3289 ft
Turn left onto Rosa Road 480 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left