Oral Facial Reconstruction and Implant Center | Dr. Kevin L. Payton in Pembroke Pines


Dr. Kevin L. Payton

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Dr. Payton is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He received in B.A. degree in Chemistry from Indiana University in 1991 and his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 1984. Additionally he completed his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical training at Indiana University Hospital and his Residency in in 1988.

Dr. Payton is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the Florida Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, the American Dental Association, and many local affiliated Dental Societies.

Dr. Payton has many areas of special surgical interests. He has extensive training and experience in the area of oral cancer and reconstructive surgery as well as cancers of the head and neck. Another field of surgical interest would be Temporomandibular Joint Surgery (TMJ). He is a true pioneer in the field of TMJ arthroscopic surgery; a pioneer for in office TMJ surgery as one of the first to accomplish this. He has done multiple open TMJ procedures as well as TMJ total joint replacement, when necessary. Along with these special interests, Dr. Payton also extracts impacted teeth, places implants, regenerates bone loss in the jaw using the latest technology (PRP & PRGF), just to name a few. Dr. Payton is on staff at many of the local hospitals in the community.

Dr. Payton is not only known for his expert surgical skills, but his warm, kind, and approachable bedside manner. He truly is an expert at putting a nervous patient at ease. He is the perfect combination of skill and humanity.