Dr. Zach Scogin
Dr. Zach Scogin grew up in Monroe, Louisiana, son of Ricky and Julie Scogin, with older brother, Jonathan Scogin. He attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge for undergraduate studies earning a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences in 2012. He continued his studies at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where he was president of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery interest group and was awarded the dental student Oral Surgery Award from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He was also inducted into the C. Edmund Kells and OKU Dental Honor Societies. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2016.
After dental school, Dr. Scogin continued his training at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and completed a 6 year oral and maxillofacial surgery residency in 2022. During his training he received a Doctor of Medicine degree in 2019.
Dr. Scogin spent his time in New Orleans volunteering at the Ozanam homeless shelter providing care to underprivileged patients while educating dental students. He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association. He was published in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with “Assessment of bone width for implants in the posterior mandible,” in 2014, and “Capnography detection using nasal cannula is superior to modified nasal hood in an open airway system: a randomized controlled trial,” in 2019. Dr. Scogin provides IV sedation, wisdom tooth removal, dental implants, dentoalveolar surgery, facial trauma surgery, TMJ surgery, treatment of oral and facial pathology, reconstructive surgery, and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Scogin is married to wife, Ashley, and they have two sons, Eli and Lukas. Dr. Scogin enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, hunting, and being outdoors.