Dr. Joseph Slaughter, DDS

Dr. Joseph Slaughter, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

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Dr. Joseph Slaughter, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Santa Maria, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

Slaughter Wilson Oral Surgery

2151 S College Dr Ste 104

Santa Maria, CA 93455
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Insurance Accepted

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

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This content was provided by Dr. Slaughter "Dr. Slaughter is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon who has practiced on the Central Coast for over 15 years. He also acts as a general anesthesia/conscious sedation evaluator for the California State Dental Board, ensuring the competency of other anesthesia practitioners."

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

2  Conditions Treated

  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma

4  Procedures

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  • UCLA Sch Med/UCLA Med Ctr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • UCLA School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Cook County
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Joseph Slaughter, DDS
I chose Dr Slaughter to care for my daughters when they needed their wisdom teeth removed. I'm a general dentist and certainly had many choices of oral surgeons. I chose Joe Slaughter because of his great reputation in the dental community, his experience and advanced training, and his amazing...Read More
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Bill K in Atascadero, CA – Jun 18, 2016
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I had my wisdom teeth removed by Dr. Slaughter and developed an infection which was misdiagnosed. I was told it was a muscle spasm. A month later, I was admitted to the hospital with 6 abscesses and had to have numerous surgeries and 2 pieces of my jaw bone removed. I was suffering from septic...Read More
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Sara Jennings in Santa Maria, CA – Mar 08, 2016
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