Dr. Gregory E. Oxford is a board certified dental surgeon who has a clinical as well as research background and has authored and delivered numerous reports on both clinical and scientific aspects of dentistry. A recognized expert and lecturer in the field of periodontology of national and international acclaim, he was the 1998 recipient of the prestigious American Association for Dental Research (AADR) Periodontal Research Award, the Bill Clark Research Fellowship, as well as a recipient of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Partners in Practice Periodontal Research Award. He is also a past President of the Florida Association of Periodontists, Trustee to the American Academy of Periodontists and a recipient of a Navy Clinical Excellence Award. Dr. Oxford acts a consultant for several companies as well as the University of Florida and State of Florida Board of Dentistry.
Dr. Oxford was raised in North Carolina, attended Emory University School of Dentistry in Atlanta, completed his surgical residency in Maryland, an internship at the National Institutes of Health and received his PhD from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Molecular Biology.
As a Courtesy Professor of Periodontology at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, Dr. Oxford was previously a Co-Director of the Graduate Periodontology Program, a Clinical Research Investigator with the Periodontal Disease Research Center, and an investigator on a NIDR grant to investigate the interrelationship of diabetes and periodontal diseases.
Dr. Oxford maintains a private practice limited to periodontics, implant and surgical dentistry in St. Augustine, FL where he resides.