Meet Dr. Howard

Jamie Howard, D.M.D., M.S.D. is one of only a handful of Board Certified Periodontists and Implant Specialists in Mississippi. Dr. Howard is pleased to offer gum disease education and services, along with tooth replacement options.

Jamie Howard, D.M.D., M.S.D. is one of only a handful of Board Certified Periodontists and Implant Specialists in Mississippi. She is from Clinton, MS where she grew up with her parents and three older sisters. She attended the University of Mississippi and was a member of the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College as well as a member of Delta Gamma Sorority. While attending Ole Miss Dr. Howard worked part time as a university student athlete tutor and with preschool children at Willie Price Lab School. Dr. Howard met her husband, Doug, her freshman year of college. After graduating with a degree in biology, Dr. Howard attended the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry.

During dental school Dr. Howard was a member of numerous clubs and committees and was inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Societies. She worked in an oral surgery practice throughout dental school, which is where her love for oral surgery was born. Dr. Howard graduated with honors and completed one of the top Periodontics and Implantology residencies in the country at the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Dentistry. She also earned her Masters of Science in Dentistry during residency with a subspecialty in gum grafting and correction of gum recession defects. Dr. Howard has a special interest in aesthetics, ensuring that a healthy, beautiful smile is reflected in the total face. She worked in Birmingham in private practice prior to moving back to Mississippi with her husband.

Dr. Howard remains very active in community outreach. She is an associate professor at the dental school and teaches pre-doctoral students in both clinical and didactic settings. She is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontics, the Southern Academy of Periodontics, the Mississippi Dental Association and the Academy of Osseointegration.

During her free time Dr. Howard enjoys spending time with her family, traveling with her husband, playing tennis and long hikes with her dog, Ramsay.

Take The First Step

Toward Improving Your Oral Health

If serious oral health issues like missing teeth and gum disease are not treated, more significant harm may ensue. You can schedule a consultation with our periodontics office by getting in touch with us right away. This is an essential first step in enhancing your oral health. During your visit, we can identify any issues and make treatment recommendations to help your smile regain form, comfort, and functionality. Conveniently located in Flowood, Mississippi, Dr. Howard and our friendly staff look forward to helping you meet your dental goals and regaining confidence in your smile.

Contact Us

We are conveniently located at the Riverchase Medical Suites in Flowood, Mississippi.

  • lakelandperio@garnerdental.net
  • (601) 414-6400
  • 2550 Flowood Drive, Suite 401 Flowood, MS 39232
Monday
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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