sedation dentist

March 16, 2012
Dr. Robert Maddux named as the 2012 Sedation Dentist of the Year.

DOCS Education has announced that Robert Maddux, DDS, is the 2012 Sedation Dentist of the Year.

Dr. Maddux, a sedation and cosmetic dentist in Hernando, Miss., has provided relief to patients with sedation dentistry for almost a decade.

“Sedation dentistry is by far the most enjoyable and fulfilling area of my dental practice,” stated Dr. Maddux. “I’ve seen patients lives literally change from the self-confidence they gain with a beautiful smile.”

A graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Dr. Maddux has also received a master's of business administration from the University of Canterbury. He was named one of America's top dentists by the Consumer’s Research Council of America.

Dr. Maddux is a Diplomate of DOCS Education. He has completed more than 200 sedation cases and 200 hours of continuing sedation education, as well as having submitted at least five accepted articles dental publications. He has completed courses in oral sedation dentistry, ACLS, advanced sedation, IV sedation, and teen sedation with DOCS Education.

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Dr. Michael Silverman, president of DOCS Education and chairman of Sedation Safety Week, praised Dr. Maddux for his commitment to sedation dentistry and patient comfort.

“Dr. Robert Maddux’s dedication to his patients, family and safety is beyond reproach,” Silverman stated. “He has made extra efforts to obtain as much education as possible in the area of sedation and is always seeking ways to improve his own patient experiences.”

In addition to his daily practice, Dr. Maddux enjoys participating in mission work globally. He has completed volunteer dentistry in Africa, Ukraine, Honduras, Cuba, and Venezuela.

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