Meet Vanessa Watts, D.M.D.
Dr. Vanessa Watts was born in Vancouver, Canada and grew up in Montreal, Canada. She moved to Delray Beach, Florida with her family where she completed a Bachelors in Microbiology and Molecular Biology at Florida Atlantic University with an interest in marine biology. Dr. Watts then received her dental degree at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale Florida, where she graduated in the top of her class in 2014.
Dr. Watts continued her training at Nova Southeastern University and completed four years of training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Her training included extensive maxillofacial trauma training at two Level One Trauma Centers, facial cosmetics, facial and jaw reconstruction, TMJ surgery, benign and malignant pathology, bone harvesting and reconstruction, anesthesiology, special needs, as well as dentoalveolar and implant surgery.
She has published articles pertaining to alveolar cleft grafting, metastatic tumors of the jaws, as well as post traumatic facial reconstruction. Dr. Watts has presented at several national meetings around the country and continues to be engaged in many local and national organizations. Dr. Watts enjoys community outreach and has coordinated surgical missions to Nicaragua, Jamaica, and several local events in Florida.
With her extensive training in dentistry, anesthesiology, maxillofacial surgery, dentoalveolar and implant surgery, trauma and cosmetics, Dr. Watts practices a wide scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. While surgery is her passion, Dr. Watts finds joy and pleasure in getting to know her patients and making them feel comfortable and cared for on a personal level.