John B. Roberson, D.M.D. is a native of Hattiesburg, MS. He is a graduate from Hattiesburg High School. He attended the University of Southern Mississippi where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology. He obtained his dental doctorate at the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry. During dental school, he had the honor of being elected President of the American Student Dental Association which consisted of 15,000 members. He also received numerous awards while in dental school.
One of the awards received was the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons Award for outstanding performance and excellence in undergraduate oral surgery.
Dr. Roberson performed his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. His training included dentoalveolar surgery, anesthesia, implants, corrective jaw surgery, facial trauma, reconstructive surgery, TMJ, oral medicine & pathology, cleft lip & palate surgery, facial cosmetic surgery and skin rejuvenation. In addition, Dr. Roberson attends continuing education seminars throughout the year to stay current with new technology and procedures as it relates to the field of oral surgery.
Dr. Roberson is a Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, and also has Board Certification from the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He is a member of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Mississippi Dental Association, and the South Mississippi Dental Association. He was awarded a Presidential Citation from the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons for his ongoing community service project, M.O.S.T. (Mississippian's Opposed to Spit Tobacco). He has published articles in the following journals:
Dr. Roberson is married to his wife, Melanie, and they have two children, Margaret "Maggie" Aileen and John Boone Jr. Dr. Roberson enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, golf, tennis and exercising.