Meet Our Dynamic Mother-Daughter Dental Duo
We’ve been serving Gulf Shores and Orange Beach since 1989! Dr. Pamela O. Edwards and Dr. Mary Edwards Long were the first mother-daughter to graduate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Dentistry. They invite you to come join their family and see what caring, family focused care can do for you and your entire family. So come by and meet our dynamic mother-daughter dentist duo today!
Dr. Pamela O. Edwards
Dr. Pamela O. Edwards was born to be a dentist and loves her work. She has practiced dentistry for over 35 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. After graduating from the University of North Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree, she moved to Birmingham AL and graduated from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in 1988.
Spending her time with family and friends is what she enjoys most of all. But don’t get it wrong, she also enjoys all spectator sports, loves to swim, exercise, travel, garden, and playing her piano.
Born in Lumberton, North Carolina, Dr. Pamela O. Edwards later fell in love with the beauty and charms of Gulf Shores & Orange Beach, Alabama and it’s easy to see why.
As a general dentist, Dr. Pamela O. Edwards enjoys all areas of comprehensive dental care from preventative treatment and simple restorations to crowns, bridgework, and cosmetic care. Dr. Pamela O. Edwards uses her extensive experience to provide the highest level of dental care in a gentle, pain-free, and compassionate manner.
Dr. Pamela O. Edwards 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. Pamela O. 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. Pamela O. Edwards also worked with the military. Before soldiers were going to be deployed in Afghanistan, she would provide checkups and dental work. Dr. Pamela O. 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. Long’s extensive success as a dentist is truly one of Dr. Edward’s greatest sources of pride.
Her father Dr. Osborne, was also a very accomplished dentist and was very proud of his daughter and granddaughter for following in his footsteps.
And guess what? She is also a brand-new grandma. 🥰
Dr. Mary Edwards Long
Dr. Mary Edwards Long 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 at 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 naturally, 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 Edwards Long is an Auburn University graduate with magna cum laude honors. She went on to attend the University of South Alabama to pursue her graduate degree and finished at the University of Alabama at Birmingham with her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Mary Edwards Long is a huge football fan and loves almost every sport.
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, Academy of General Dentistry, Auburn University Alumni Association, Coastal Alabama Chamber of Commerce, Perdido Key Chamber of Commerce, and the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce.
Our Award Winning Services
“Edwards Family Dentistry gets my highest recommendation for those in need of dental services. Whether it is an emergency or a routine cleaning, the staff are very attentive to the needs of the patient and the Dr. Mary and Dr. Pamela treat you like family. I live in Pensacola, but I continue to make the drive for my dental services because of the quality of care that I receive.”
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