James Edwards, DDS, MD, is one of the board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeons practicing at Fairfield Oral Surgery & Implantology, in Fairfield, California. Dr. Edwards performs a comprehensive range of surgeries ranging from wisdom teeth extraction to facial trauma and reconstructive procedures. He also offers same-day emergency consultations and surgeries on an as-needed basis.
Dr. Edwards began his education at Morehouse College, earning a bachelor’s degree in biology. He went on to complete an additional bachelor’s degree as well as a doctorate of dental surgery (DDS) at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Edwards also completed additional training to specialize in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science.
To further his expertise and the surgeries he can offer patients, Dr. Edwards earned his doctor of medicine degree at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. He returned to the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science to complete a certificate in general surgery.
Dr. Edwards is equally passionate about providing state-of-the-art oral and maxillofacial surgeries and outstanding patient care. He’s known for his compassionate chairside manner and for taking time to answer all questions thoroughly.