Meet the Doctor

Joshua Edward Everts, DDS, MD

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Dr. Everts has established his practice based on core Christian values and strong surgical principles. He believes that the most important aspect of his profession is his patients’ health and well being. Dr. Everts is committed to bringing his patients the very best in surgical technique and the absolute greatest in modern technology.

Dr. Everts is the second of four children, born to Ed and Sheila Everts in Minot, ND. The Everts family moved throughout the Midwest before they finally settled in Dubuque, IA, where Dr. Everts spent the majority of his childhood and graduated from Dubuque Senior High in 1999. He went on to attend the University of Iowa for both undergraduate education and dental school. After searching the country for the very best training program, he decided upon the University of Alabama Birmingham where he met his wife Carlin. Dr. Everts received extensive training in the full scope of oral and facial surgery during his training and continues that wide range of surgical procedures in his practice today.

Professional Interests:

Dr. Everts specializes in facial reconstruction and cosmetics, orthognathic surgery, bone grafts, dental implants, teeth extractions, and sedation/anesthesia. Dr. Everts performs surgery in a state-of-the-art accredited surgical facility and adheres to a strict code of ethics.

Dr. Everts is constantly pursuing knowledge and the latest trends and technology in oral and facial surgery. He regularly attends surgical courses and national meetings to maintain his cutting edge surgical training.

Dr. Everts is currently Board eligible by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS)  and under consideration for Fellow of The American College of Surgeons (FACS).

Dr. Everts is part of numerous professional societies including the ADA, AAOMS, AL Dental Society, AL OMS Society, OMSPAC, OMSF, AMA.

Personal Information:

Dr. Everts is heavily involved in his local church community at Church of the Highlands and spends his free time with his wonderful wife Carlin and his two sons, Eli and Isaac. He also enjoys physical fitness and friendly competition.

Education:

          Undergraduate:                              

               1999-2002                                 Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry – University of Iowa

          Postgraduate Training:

               2002-2006                                 Doctorate of Dental Surgery – University of Iowa, College of Dentistry

                2006-2007                                 Internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – University of Alabama Birmingham

                2007-2009                                 Doctorate of Medicine – University of Alabama Birmingham, School of Medicine

                2009-2010                                 Internship in General Surgery – University of Alabama Birmingham

                2010-2011                                  Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – University of Alabama Birmingham

                2011-2012                                  Chief Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – University of Alabama Birmingham                         

 

Professional Leadership:

Resident Organization of the AAOMS (ROAAOMS)

             District III Representative

             September 2008 to September 2009, University of Alabama at Birmingham

ROAAOMS

              AAOMS Committee Liaison, Executive Committee

              September 2009 to September 2010

ROAAOMS

               Faculty Section Liaison, Executive Committee

               September 2010 to September 2012

ROAAOMS

               UAB Program Liaison

               July 2006 to July 2012, University of Alabama at Birmingham

American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (AAOMS)

               Committee on Healthcare and Advocacy Resident Position

               September 2010 to September 2011

AAOMS

                Task force on the Young Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon

                September 2011 to September 2012

AAOMS

CPT Advisor to AMA

January 2013 to present

AAOMS

Committee on Healthcare and Advocacy Advisor

January 2013 to present