JD Kisella, DDS, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon


Dr. Kisella is a dual-degree oral and maxillofacial surgeon whose specialties include dentoalveolar surgery, wisdom teeth removaloffice-based anesthesiadental implants, and pathology.

Dr. Kisella is board-certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He attended the University of Indiana School of Dentistry and was the valedictorian of his class. He received his MD and completed his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Louisiana State University. After residency, he was a Major in the US Army stationed at Brooke Army Medical Center. Dr. Kisella is a certified Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support instructor and an examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has practiced in Matthews since 2005.


  • BS in Biology—Centre College of Kentucky
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)—Indiana University School of Dentistry
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport —Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, Medical Degree (MD)

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Kisella is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Personal Interests

In his free time, Dr. Kisella enjoys golfing, running, and spending time with his family. Dr. Kisella is dedicated to numerous charitable pursuits throughout the community.