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Dr. Melvin Dixon, DDS is a dentist who practices in Tucson, AZ. He has been practicing for 35 years. Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Dixon "Dr. Dixon received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Howard University College of Dentistry. He completed a general practice residency at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University at Harlem Hospital Center in New York City. There he received extensive training in oral surgery, endodontics, prosthodontics, periodontics, orthodontics, pediatric, and cosmetic dentistry. From there, he returned to Tucson where he grew up. In addition to his years of service as a Tucson dentist, Dr. Dixon also spent time serving his country. Dr. Dixon was a major in the United States Air Force Reserves and served in Operation Desert Storm. Volunteering extensively throughout his career, Dr. Dixon recently returned from Guatemala with the St. Michael's Project and is now a participating dentist in the Smile Train volunteer program. Dr. Dixon also treats children in the Tucson Unified School District's Greyline Program, a local program designed to help schoolchildren get back to dental health who otherwise could not afford to do so. He is on the Advisory Board of Big Brothers and Big Sisters."
This content was provided by Dr. Dixon "When you visit Speedway Dental located in Tucson, AZ, your smile is our top priority. Dr. Dixon & his entire team are dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve. Dr. Dixon has recently been awarded the 2013 Van Guard. He is featured on Consumer Research Council and is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Society, and the Smile Train Program."
Dental Laboratory Technology
General Dentistry (Dental Assistant)
Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
Grinding of Teeth
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Cerec® Tooth Restoration Procedure
Craniosacral Therapy (CST)
Dento Alveolar Surgery
Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
KöR Whitening Deep Bleaching™
Light Activated Teeth Whitening
Nitrous Oxide Administration
Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
Oral Surgical Procedures
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Power Teeth Whitening
Restoration of Dental Implants
Simple Tooth Extractions
Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
e.max® Dental Crowns
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Medical School | Graduated 1982
Harlem Hospital Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
Kino Community Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed
Tucson Cosmetic Study Club
Other Education | Completed 1995
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
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