Dr. James Watts, DMD

Endodontics  |  
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Age 45
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Dr. James Watts, DMD
Dr. James Dustin Watts has been practicing dentistry for the past sixteen years specializing in Endondontics since 2007. He received a BS Degree from Belhaven University in 1994 and his DMD Degree from the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry in 2000. Following graduation from UMMC, Dr. Watts entered the United States Air Force where he was assigned to Ramstein AB, Germany. While serving in the USAF, he practiced general dentistry for five years. After completing his assignment in Germany, Dr. Watts was stationed in Texas where he received specialty training in Endodontics while attending the University of Texas Health and Science Center and Wilford Hall (USAF) Medical Center in San Antonio. Dr. Watts' research gained recognition from his peers with publications twice in the Journal of Endodontics. Dr. Watts also served as Chief of Endodontics and Support Flight Commander at Andrews AFB, MD. While at Andrews, he was responsible for teaching Endodontics to dental residents. Dr. Watts' achievements also include the National Defense Service Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and two Air Force Commendation Medals. After ten years of active military service, Dr. Watts and his family moved back to Brandon, MS where he opened Lakeland Endodontics allowing him to focus on patients in need of root canal therapy. He continues to teach Endodontics as a Reservist at Keesler, AFB, MS. Dr. Watts is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, the Mississippi Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.

201 E Layfair Dr Ste 120

Flowood, MS 39232

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Dr. James Watts, DMD

Dr. James Watts, DMD

Accepted insurance

  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

The doctors and staff at Lakeland Endodontics are dedicated to personal and compassionate care. Our practice is limited to endodontic treatment allowing us to be more efficient and precise which will result in a positive experience for our patients.
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Practice Areas

  • Endodontics
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Conditions Treated

  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
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Procedures

  • Root Canal

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Education

  • Belhaven University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Mississippi / Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Wilford Hall Af Mc
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Watts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watts to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Watts' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Pearl, MS |
I highly recommend Dr. Watts! I am completely TERRIFIED (panic attacks and all) of dental work (especially root canals) and Dr. Watts as well as his staff (Thank You Jennifer) were awesome!!! Totally understanding, caring, professional and extremely patient. My procedure was yesterday morning (NO pain) and I am back to work today (with only slight swelling & discomfort, which is to be expected). This was my first experience with Dr. Watts, but if needed, I will go back to him.
in Brandon MS |
I had to have a root canal "through an existing crown" and he did a superb job. The staff was friendly. Dr. Watts was also very friendly and very gentle. I am extremely sensitive to any dental work and he was amazing. Would recommend him absolutely.
Brandon, MS |
Dr. Watts and his staff were so helpful and really made me feel at ease. I was worried about the pain of having a root canal, but it didn't hurt at all.
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Dr. Watts accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • Coventry Health Care
    Wellpath Preferred PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • United Concordia
    National Fee-for-Service
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental

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Hospitals where Dr. Watts has admitting privileges

University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS 39216
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