Dr. Eyre was born in Pocatello, Idaho and later moved to Boise where he remained throughout high school. He attended University of Oregon where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Chemistry Minor. He then proceeded to Oregon Health and Sciences University where he earned his D.M.D. degree. Upon graduation, he immediately began his 6 year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery where he also received his M.D. degree and completed a year of general surgery. The following year he completed a fellowship in Craniofacial Trauma and Cosmetic surgery and since has lectured nationally, regionally and locally.
Dr. Eyre is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Since July of 2000 he has been practicing full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in a private practice in Salem, Oregon.
He has been an active board member of the Boys and Girls Club for over a decade and a strong supporter of Family Building Blocks. Dr. Eyre provides care for patients identified through the Neighborhood Dentist Program, Boys and Girls Club Dental Clinic, and Salem Free Medical/Dental Clinic. He also treats uninsured oncology patients for the Salem Cancer Institute. Dr. Eyre has been married to his wife (Holly) for over 29 years and together they have three boys.
Payam Afzali, D.M.D., M.D.
Dr. Payam Afzali is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon (OMFS) in Salem, Oregon. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Oregon in Eugene. He subsequently earned his Dental Degree (DDS) at Columbia University in New York, as well as both his OMFS Residency and Medical Degree (MD) at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). He completed postgraduate fellowship training in both Head and Neck Microvascular Surgery and Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Afzali has held multiple leadership positions throughout the profession and has participated in over 30 volunteer medical humanitarian trips serving under-resourced patients nationally and internationally. He previously served as an assistant clinical professor at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and the chief of service and interim program director of the OMFS Residency Program at Highland Hospital in Oakland, CA. He is an author and co-author of multiple book chapters and articles. Dr. Afzali is interested in full-scope OMFS, with specific fields of interest in global health, wisdom teeth, implants, oncology, trauma, and pediatric craniofacial surgery.