Founded in 1983 • 65 years of combined experience

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Founded in 1983 • 65 years of combined experience

coastal jaw surgery resident prosthodontist & pikos instutute instructor
Dr. Philip J. Hedger

When you choose Coastal Jaw Surgery, you are in expert, caring hands. We offer a wide range of oral health care services including Same Day Teeth®, traditional dental implants, oral surgery, and periodontal services.

resident prosthodontist & instutute instructor
Dr. Philip J. Hedger

When you choose Coastal Jaw Surgery, you are in expert, caring hands. We offer a wide range of oral health care services including Same Day Teeth®, traditional dental implants, oral surgery, and periodontal services.

Coastal Jaw Surgery

Career Achievements

Prosthodontics Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry

Master of Science: University of Illinois College at Chicago College of Dentistry

DMD: University of Florida College of Dentistry

Class President and Class Representative: University of Florida College of Dentistry

Faculty: The Pikos Institute

Dr. Philip J. Hedger

Dr. Philip J. Hedger has been with Coastal Jaw Surgery since 2016 as our resident Prosthodontist. Dr. Hedger specializes in treating dental and facial issues that involve restoring missing teeth. He is highly trained in cosmetics, dental implants, crowns, bridges, dentures and temporomandibular disorders (TMJ/TMD). Dr. Hedger is  faculty member of the Pikos Institute where he teaches implant prosthodontics. He assists in teaching dentists and hygienists in the Tampa Bay area through Coastal Jaw Surgery’s Pinnacle and Hygiene Study Club held at the Pikos Institute in Trinity, Florida. Dr. Hedger is located in the Same Day Teeth® office in Trinity.

Biography

Dr. Hedger maintains an active involvement within the dental community, serving on committees and providing educational lectures to peers. He lives with his wife Stacy (his high-school sweetheart) and their four daughters in Odessa. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

Boards & Licenses

Board Member: Upper Pinellas County Dental Association, Upper Pinellas County Dental Peer Review

memberships

American College of Prosthodontists
Florida Prosthodontic Association
American Dental Association
Florida Dental Association
West Coast District Dental Association
Upper Pinellas County Dental Association
West Pasco Dental Association
Pinnacle Study Club of Tampa Bay