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Pierre- John Holmes D.M.D., M.D., M.P.H. is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Pennsylvania State University recieving a Bachelors of Science in Biology. Dr. Holmes then attended the Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree cum laude. During his last year at HSDM, Dr. Holmes enrolled at the Harvard School of Public Health where he completed a Masters in Public Health (MPH) degree. He then completed his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree with honors at the University Of Alabama School Of Medicine, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor society. Dr. Holmes subsequently served a general surgery internship and oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at University of Alabama at Birmingham. After completing his training, Dr. Holmes worked as an associate professor at University of Alabama in Birmingham in the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He also was an attending oral and maxillofacial surgeon at the University of Alabama hospital and the Children’s Hospital of Alabama.
In July 2005, he returned to Jamaica and joined Facial and Oral Surgery Associates. Dr. Holmes is currently the Head Consultant Maxillofacial surgeon at the Kingston Public Hospital and the Bustamante Hospital for Children. At these institutions, Dr. Holmes serves as a referral resource for doctors across the country for the management of maxillofacial tumors, trauma and complex facial reconstruction.
Dr. Holmes enjoys educating other doctors through mentoring interns, as well as lecturing to his colleagues at multiple conventions throughout the year.