Dr. Douglas Edwards
Dr. Edwards’s journey to becoming an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon has been one of relentless pursuit of excellence and diverse experiences. After his high school education at Admiral Farragut Academy in St. Pete, FL, he furthered his academic endeavors by obtaining a Bachelors of Science in Biology from Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, FL. Following his passion for healthcare, he pursued his Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) at NOVA Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Throughout his educational journey, Dr. Edwards’s commitment to honing his skills led him to valuable internships in both Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and General Surgery at LSU- Shreveport, Shreveport, LA. Building on this foundation, he continued to expand his expertise by completing a rigorous residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the same esteemed institution. To further refine his craft, Dr. Edwards pursued a fellowship in Craniomaxillofacial Surgery at Willis Knighton Health System in Shreveport, LA, guided by the internationally recognized surgeon, Dr. G.E Ghali.
With extensive training across the full spectrum of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Edwards is equipped to provide comprehensive care to our valued patients. His expertise encompasses dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant procedures, office-based anesthesia, head and neck trauma, corrective jaw surgery, TMJ surgery, and both benign and malignant pathology, as well as cleft and craniofacial surgery.
Beyond his medical accomplishments, Dr. Edwards’s compassionate nature shines through his passion for serving underserved populations, exemplified by his active participation in international surgical mission trips. When not engaged in his professional pursuits, Dr. Edwards finds joy and inspiration in the great outdoors, indulging in activities such as fishing, hunting, sailing, and diving.
As our dedicated Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. Edwards is committed to providing you with exceptional care, personalized to meet your unique needs. With his extensive expertise and genuine compassion, you can trust that you are in the hands of a skilled professional who truly cares about your well-being.