Background Information

Oral and maxillofacial surgery requires up to 6 additional years of hospital based surgical and anesthesia training. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Douglas L. Johnson manages a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Dr. Johnson practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from cosmetic facial surgery to corrective jaw surgery and wisdom tooth removal. He can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries and TMJ disorders, and performs a full range of dental implant procedures.

Dr. Johnson's staff is trained in assisting with I.V. sedation within our state of the art office setting. Patients are continuously monitored during and after surgery. In addition, general anesthesia provided by a board certified anesthesiologist is available within our facility.

Surgical Staff

The surgical staff at the St. Augustine Oral and Facial Surgical Center are experienced oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants, who assist in administration of I.V. sedation and surgery.  Our surgical assistants are CPR Certified and our nurses/LPN are ACLS Certified  We also have a trained registered nurse (RN) and/or LPN to assist in surgery. All staff are informed administrative personnel, well-versed in health and insurance policies.