Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Male
Oral and Facial Surgery Center of Tallahassee
3330 Capital Oaks Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32308
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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
In 1997 Dr. Barrett Tolley earned his undergraduate degree in Biology Magna Cum Laude at Florida State University. Dr. Tolley is a fourth generation graduate of the University of Maryland / Baltimore College of Dental Surgery (The world's first Dental School). He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (DDS) in 2002.
Following dental school Dr. Tolley moved on to Jacksonville, Florida where he completed a rigorous four (4) year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Florida/Shands Jacksonville. Residents receive extensive training in all aspects of contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery including Maxillofacial Trauma/Reconstruction, Head and Neck Oncology/Pathology, Temporomandibular Joint Surgery, Dental Implant Surgery, Facial Aesthetic Surgery, Traditional Oral Surgery, and IV Sedation/General Anesthesia. UF/Shands Jacksonville is also a Level I Trauma Center. Residents are exposed and trained in the art and care of the Maxillofacial Trauma Patient.
Following his residency, Dr. Tolley completed a one (1) year associate position in Lakeland, Florida and then made the decision to open a practice in Tallahassee. The development of the trauma center at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital was pivotal in Dr. Tolley's decision to return to the Tallahassee area. His kinship with FSU also encouraged his return to the state's capital.
In 2007 with the support of Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, Dr. Tolley founded the Oral and Facial Surgery Center of Tallahassee. Dr. Tolley is Chairman of the Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at TMH and an active member of the trauma team, participating in all aspects of facial trauma care. His current practice is full scope with particular interests in Maxillofacial Trauma, Orthognathic Surgery, as well as Facial Reconstruction. Dr. Tolley also maintains a busy traditional oral surgery practice with an emphasis on Dentoalveolar Surgery, Dental Implants, and IV sedation/anesthesia.
When not practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Tolley enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, classic cars, and spending quality time with family.
Tooth Extractions, Implant Dentistry, Facial Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery, Corrective Jaw (Orthognathic) Surgery, Oral Diagnosis & Biopsies, Bone Grafting, Treating Dental Emergencies
No malpractice history found for Florida.
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No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Graduated in 2002
Completed in 2006
Graduated in 1997
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