Alabama's First Mother-Daughter Dental Practice

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Dr. Pamela O. Edwards

Mother and Daughter on the Beach - Dental Practice in Gulf Shores, AL
Dr. Pamela O. Edwards was born to be a dentist, and loves her work. She has practiced dentistry for over 25 years. Her father was a dentist, practicing for 60 years, her uncle was a dentist, her brother is a dentist who has been practicing for 50 years, and her daughter is a dentist. Dentistry truly runs in her family. She graduated from the University of North Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree, then graduated from University of Alabama School of dentistry in 1988. She loves spending her time with family and friends, and enjoys all spectator sports. She loves to swim, exercise, travel and garden. Born in North Carolina, Dr. Edwards later fell in love with the beauty and charms of Alabama, and moved to Birmingham in 1983. As a General dentist, Dr. Pamela Edwards enjoys all areas of comprehensive dental care from preventative treatment and simple restorations to crowns, bridgework, and cosmetic care. Dr. Edwards uses her extensive experience to provide the highest level of dental care in a gentle, pain free, and compassionate manner.
Dr. Pamela is known for her caring, humorous and professional attitude and superior chairside manner. She treats all of her patients as a member of her family. Dr. Edwards is trained in all aspects of dentistry but especially enjoys cosmetic dentistry. She is committed to excellence in the dental field and has taken many hours of continuing education. She has used the same Dental lab since 1990 because of their excellent quality and attention to detail.
Dr. Edwards also worked with the military. Before soldiers were going to be deployed in Afghanistan, she would provide checkups and dental work. Dr. Edwards is a member of the ADA (American Dental Association), the Alabama Dental Association, The Academy of International Dentistry, and South Baldwin Woman of the Year. Her greatest success is that she raised her daughter to be such a fantastic dentist. Dr. Mary's extensive success as a dentist is truly one of Dr. Pam's greatest sources of pride.
Her father Dr. Osborne, was also a very accomplished dentist, and was very proud of his daughter and grand daughter for following in his footsteps.

Dr. Mary Edwards

Dr. Mary Edwards is a third generation dentist, and the sixth dentist in her family. She was a Straight A student her entire life, President of the Student Government, and a member of almost every club that both her high school and college offered. Mary is the ideal Dentist for any patient. She is caring, patient, kind, and funny. Her attention to detail is apparent in the work she does. Cosmetic Dentistry is Art and Medicine, so it is natural that you would want an intelligent, artistic Doctor to do the work that will give you a beautiful smile. Her passion for dentistry flows from a heart that loves to help others look and feel their best. She values your time which means you will be seen promptly at the appointed time. She is up to date on the current cutting edge technology while at the same time having the wisdom passed through generations of a family practicing dentistry.

A Gulf Shores native, she has lived in south Baldwin County since 1989. Dr. Mary is an Auburn University graduate with magna cum laude honors. She went on to attend University of South Alabama to pursue her graduate degree and finished at University of Alabama at Birmingham with her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Mary is a huge football fan, and loves almost every sport. Her fierce love for football is apparent with her orange kitty's chosen name of Cadillac Williams (after the great Auburn running back). She played Volleyball, Soccer, was on the swim team for years, is a red belt in Taekwondo, and even referee's soccer games for children. She is very active in the community.

Mary is a member of the American Dental Association, Alabama Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.


Blanche Adcock

Blanche has lived in Gulf Shores since 1972. She graduated from Foley in 1972 and started The Dental assisting program at Faulkner in 1972, where she discovered that it was her niche. She has been practicing Hygiene since 1977. She has 40 years of experience as a hygienist. Experience is worth its weight in gold when it comes to your health. She loves helping people to be healthy and have a smile that they are proud of. She takes pride in the fact that we offer pain free and fear free dentistry. She loves Kayaking and the water and boating of any kind, fishing, swimming, diving, and collecting seashells. Her daughter Halle also lives and works in the area, and is the apple of her mother's eye.

She currently lives with her 2 dogs: a German Shepard (Foxy Roxie), and a blue heeler (Crazy Masie). She loves all types of music. She prefers Blues and country, and live concerts of any kind. Blanche considers the comfort and health of her patients to be her first priority while focusing on preventive dental therapy.

Jess Edwards

At Doctor Edwards Family Dentistry, we place high value in the members of our team. We believe that our practice is only as effective as the staff that comprises it. Jess is the office manager and he is very passionate about caring for our patients. He enjoys listening, educating, and serving our patients and finds their trust to be a very rewarding part of his day. Jess Edwards will bend over backwards to help every patient in any way he can. Jess is exceptional at what he does because of his positive attitude and enthusiasm for the dentistry we provide. If you have questions or problems with insurance, he will do all he can to answer your questions and help you deal with any and all insurance issues.

Jess Edwards has lived in Gulf Shores since he was 9 years old and is passionate about keeping our beaches beautiful. Gulf Shores is his home and he spent most of his childhood walking, swimming, and playing on those beaches. He believes strongly that when you visit the beaches you should take only memories and leave only footprints. He is an animal lover, especially cats and dogs. He is Dr. Pam and Rick Edwards' Son and Dr. Mary Edwards Brother, and he loves his daughter Kinsley with all his heart.


As you can see, we are a true family business and we give new meaning to the words family dentistry. If you want your family to be taken care of then please trust our family to do so. Dr. Pamela's daughter, Dr. Mary Elizabeth, Joined the practice in 2013. Dr. Pamela's son, Jess, also joined the practice in 2013. Our mission is to serve our patients and community with the best possible care, in a caring and family friendly atmosphere. We make sure our patients health is the #1 priority. We are available to our patients whenever they call. We are active in our community, chamber, and civic needs. We are fortunate to live and work in such a beautiful and loving atmosphere. We are always happy to accept new patients into our family practice. Please call us and join our family practice.
“I LOVE Dr. Edwards!!! She is the Best dentist I have ever been to and I recommend her to all my friends and family.”
- Tom F.
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Over 25 Years Of Experience

Worry free dental visits

If you feel anxious about dental appointments, Dr. Edwards Family Dentistry offers you a relaxed and welcoming environment to help relieve your fears. Dr. Pamela O. Edwards has been in practice since 1989.

You'll get compassionate and gentle care from a team of experienced professionals who will work to ensure your comfort through every step of your exam or dental procedure.