Contact:901-398-0793

Dr. Richard D. Meekins Jr.

Dr. Micheal A. Williams

RICHARD D. MEEKINS B.S., D.D.S.

E-mail: meekinsjr@yahoo.com
EDUCATION MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. / CHARLES R. DREW MEDICAL CENTER
Los Angeles, California Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1997 - 2001 Chief Resident 2001

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER SHREVEPORT, LA
Oral surgery Externship, summer 1996

HOWARD UNIVERSITY, WASHINGTON, D.C.
Doctorate of Dental Surgery, 1997

UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS
MEMPHIS, TN.
B.S. Degree, Vertebrae Zoology

WHITEHAVEN HIGH SCHOOL
Memphis, TN.
Graduated Diploma 1987 , Class Rank 21/407
EXAMINATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS Certified, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2006
Southern Regional Board Exam, 2000
National Dental Board Examination Part1: 1996, Part2: 1997
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified
Advanced Trauma Life Support Certified
State of Tennessee Engineer-in-Training Exam, 1982
Basic Life Support certified
STATE LICENSES State of Tennessee Dental License Number DS7916
OFFICE LOCATIONS Center for Oral Facial Surgery, of Memphis PLLC
1251 Wesley Drive Suite 101
Memphis, Tennessee 38116
Office telephone number: (901) 398-0793
2900 Kirby Parkway, Suite 10
Memphis, Tennessee 38119
Office telephone number: (901) 398-0793
PRESENTATIONS Southern California Oral Pathology Society 2001 Clinical Pathologic Conference Topic "Herpetiform Aphthous Ulcer"
Southern California Society of Oral Surgery 2000 OMFS Residents Topic "The Christensen TMJ Prosthesis"
Regulation of Cell Adhesion in TGF-B1 Knockout Mice Scientific Presentation at: - Washington, D.C. Dental Convention 1995 - First place, National Division - Greater New York Dental Convention 1995 - First Place: ADA / FDI Convention 1996 - Philadelphia, PA|. Dental Conference 1996
ORGANIZATIONS Southern California Oral Pathology Society 2001 - Present
Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Resident Member 1997 - 2001
National Dental Association 2001 - Present
WORK EXPERIENCE: CENTER FOR ORAL AND FACIAL SURGERY, of Memphis PLLC
2001-present Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
1997-2001 Los Angeles County
Oral Surgery Resident
2004-present UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, MEMPHIS COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY Assistant Professor Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Summer 1995 National Institutes of Health
Summer 1991 Methodist Hospital of Memphis
Methodist Hospitals
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS Baptist Hospitals
St. Francis Hospital
LeBonheur Childrens Hospital
PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

Tuckson Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Award 1997 Who's Who Among American Colleges and Universities 1996 ADA's Student Conference on Research, Representative for Howard University 1996 National Dental Association Dental Scholarship 1994 - 1996
Chief Resident, oral and maxillofacial surgery service
Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Honorary Dental Society 1997 John A. Turner Oral Surgery Award, Howard University 1997 Dr. Coleman R.

RESEARCH The Initiation of Cavity Formation by Streptococcus Mutans University of Memphis, Dept of Microbiology 1993 Charles Stevens, Mentor