Education & Experience:
Furman University- 1999
Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine-2005
Active Duty Dental Officer United States Navy 2005-2013
American Dental Association
Unites States Navy Active Reserve
Dr. Richard Swaja was born in Pittsburgh, PA and his family eventually settled in Charleston, S.C. He and his wife Mayumi reside on the North Shore of Oahu. Dr. Swaja spent over seven years serving in the United States Navy as a Dental Officer where he was able to do tours in California and Hawaii. Both Richard and Mayumi are very active in the outdoors particularly with sports on the water and they really enjoy world and inter island travel.