Meet Dr. Green

Dr. Green is a well-known surgeon, educator, and prolific author. With his experience, he actively educates surgical trainees by serving as an assistant professor at three major medical centers. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and is fellowship trained in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Not only is Dr. Green an accomplished Facial Cosmetic Surgeon but he also is actively involved in complex facial reconstruction for our nations wounded warriors and our service members and veterans with Head and Neck Cancer. He has Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Certification from the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Health Professions. He maintains cosmetic surgery privileges at several local hospitals.

Dr. Green lectures both domestically and internationally with previous trips to China as well as Australia, and he has several upcoming trips such as Saudi Arabia this Spring. He has presented at dozens of meetings, written multiple articles and book chapters, and is currently the editor for an upcoming Head and Neck Reconstruction textbook. Dr. Green holds academic appointments at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, University of Miami- Miller School of Medicine and Naval Medical Center Portsmouth where he serves as the Associate Program Director for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery as well as the Departmental Laser Safety Officer.

Dr. Green received his education from several institutions of higher learning including:

  • The United States Naval Academy
  • The University of Mississippi
  • Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
  • Louisiana State University Health Science Center
  • Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

He played Division I Football while at USNA, won 3 Commander In Chief trophies and 2 Bowl Championships.
Dr. Green has received numerous awards including:

  • ESPN The Magazine Regional First-Team Academic All American
  • Jeffrey R. Korn Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award
  • Cmdr. Ralph Sentmann Award
  • Academy of Dentistry International: Terry Tanaka Student Humanitarian of the Year
  • AAOMS Dental Student Achievement Award
  • Runner-up for the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: Laskin Award for Excellence in Journalism

Dr. Green serves as the Chairman for a unique multidisciplinary Facial Plastic Surgery Microvascular Reconstruction Free Flap Course at USUHS as well as a presenter at the Naval Post Graduate School annual Mock Board examination and the Robert E Marx Annual Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Reconstruction & Medicine Course. His other courses include Applying Facial Cosmetic Surgery Principles in Complex Facial Reconstruction as well as a Microsurgical Hands on Nerve Repair Course gave annually at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Scientific Meeting. Of all the areas that Dr. Green is trained to operate,  his greatest interest lies in all aspects of Cosmetic Facial Surgery and Complex Facial Reconstruction. He takes great joy in making patients look and feel their best.

Aside from his professional life Dr. Green loves spending time with his wife Nicole and homeschooled four young children Savannah, John Marshall, Sadie, and Johnathan. Together they run a small family farm in Smithfield Virginia. Dr. Green has committed much of his time to international missions including travel to India, Peru, Guatemala, and Mexico as well as mobile free clinics here in the US. He takes great joy in showing other medical providers and students the amazing mission opportunities available both here and abroad. Lastly, Dr. Green is enrolled at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary where he works remotely on a Masters in Divinity with which he hopes to better serve his Church Family.