Meet Dr. Watson

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon Richmond & Midlothian

Dr. Watson

D. Omar Watson, D.D.S.,M.D., F.A.C.S., was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. After college, Dr. Watson attended University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He was the first student to receive the Ida Gray Award for encouraging multicultural ideals within the dental school. After graduating from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, he was blessed to pursue his aspiration to be an oral surgeon. He was accepted in the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Detroit Receiving Hospital of the Detroit Medical Center. The program was very demanding, but Dr. Watson was able to complete the program while also obtaining a Medical Doctorate degree at Wayne State University School of Medicine and finishing an internship in General Surgery.


Call Brandermill Office Phone Number 804-608-3200 to schedule your consultation with Dr. Watson.

Dr. Watson works out of our Brandermill office in Midlothian.

Dr. Watson is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, Dr. Watson is a member of the Richmond Academy of Medicine (RAM). Furthermore, as a board member for the Virginia Dental Association Foundation (VDAF), he often participates in Mission of Mercy projects.

When not at work, Dr. Watson balances his life by spending time with his wife and two beautiful children. He also has developed a love for running, loves good music, travel, sports, time with family/friends, and church activities.


Awards

Dr. Watson has been consistently named “Top Doctor” for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in both Richmond Magazine and Virginia Living Magazine for the last seven years (2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)!

 

Dr. Watson has also received first place in OurHealth Magazine’s the “Bedside Manner Award” for the last several years – 2015, 2016 & 2018!

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Recent Patient Testimonials

Virginia Oral & Facial Surgery

5 out of 5 stars based on 68 reviews.

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Dr Keeney and his staff are A++ in my book. I wouldn't go anywhere else for oral surgery needs. I would highly recommend to anyone!

- Andrea G

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Dr. Herrera performed a delicate extraction under a bridge with excellent results. He was very caring and made the procedure as easy as possible. The recovery was simple. The whole staff was very helpful and made the visit go smoothly. The view from his operating area was calming and relaxing.

- Kathleen G

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This oral facial surgery clinic is highly recommended, personnel are friendly and treat you like family. I have my wisdom teeth removal, and they are helping you from prep to post surgery process. I am 41years old, and I’m please with my recovery. Make sure to request exparel treatment after surgery; it helps a lot. Thank you.

- Eden M

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Dr. Omar Watson recently extracted some of my wisdom teeth. He is an excellent oral surgeon, as well as very thoughtful and kind. The staff and team of medical assistants are wonderful as well. Everybody there is just welcoming and make you feel at ease. When I went for my initial consultation with Dr. Watson, he thoroughly explained the procedure and what to expect during and after the extraction. My recovery time was minimal and I did not experience much pain at all in the days after the procedure was done. The post op instructions clearly explained about after care. Within just a couple of days I was feeling great, and was even able to give an oral presentation (virtually) for one of my college courses. I am stilling following the post-op instructions of keeping my mouth clean, and feel that I am healing well. I really do appreciate how Dr. Watson himself and one of his assistants contacted me to see how I was doing after the procedure. It’s those personal touches that really show how much they care. I would definitely recommend this practice to family and friends.

- Aqwia H

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Just today I had to see Dr. Dymon for a procedure. My first visit with him at this practice was last year. Let me say this Dr. Dymon and his staff are absolutely superb. Everything is explained very well. They take their time with you ensuring you are fully aware of what is going on. The doctor and the staff at the Short Pump location makes you feel like part of the family. Dr. Dymon is a genius. He was very honest with me and doesn’t try to talk you into procedures that aren’t necessary and possibly expensive. I love Dr. Dymon and his staff. Yes, will continue to use this doctor and this practice!!!!!

- Maggie R

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Dr Wheeler is the BEST oral surgeon. There aren’t enough words to describe how pleased I am. Dr Wheeler is patient, caring, thorough and explains everything that he is doing before, during and after every procedure.

- Patricia S

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Dr. Wheeler and the staff were all great!

- Linda A

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