Meet Our Surgeons


Gerald Goveia, D.M.D.

Dr. Gerald Goveia was raised in Easton, Ma. He received a B.A. Biology cum laude from Boston University and a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree magna cum laude from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he was elected into the National Dental Honor Society – Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Dr. Goveia completed a general practice residency at Veterans Administration Hospital in West Haven, CT and a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at University of Missouri-Kansas City. Dr. Goveia was in private practice in the Kansas City area prior to returning to Brockton and joining Brockton Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 1984. He is an active member of the medical staff at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Dr. Goveia is board certified by the American Board of Oral Surgeons. He is an active member of the following:

  • Diplomate American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Fellow American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member Massachusetts Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member Academy of Osteointegration
  • Member American Dental Association
  • Member Massachusetts Dental Society
  • Member South Shore District Dental Society