The doctors and staff at Quitman Family Dental always strive to keep up with the latest advancements in dental technologies in both clinical and administrative aspects. Below is a brief introduction to our doctors. While this will provide you some information about our backgrounds, we hope that you will take the opportunity to visit our office to get a first-hand perspective of our personalities and clinical skills.
W. Brock Martin, D.M.D., J.D.
Dr. Brock Martin is a Meridian, Mississippi native. After graduating from Lamar School in 1998, he attended Birmingham-Southern College where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology-Psychology in 2002.
After graduating from Birmingham-Southern College, he attended the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry in Jackson, Mississippi where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2006. In dental school, Dr. Martin was active in student leadership and student government by serving as Class President during his second, third, and fourth years, as well as serving as President of the Dental School Associated Student Body. Dr. Martin's exposure to a variety of areas of dentistry during dental school led him to the conclusion that general dentistry was the career path he would most enjoy because it allows him to provide a diverse range of procedures to a broad age group of patients and the opportunity to establish a long-term relationship with them.
After dental school, Dr. Martin attended the University of Mississippi School of Law in Oxford, Mississippi, where he graduated Cum Laude in 2009 with a Juris Doctor degree in 2009. He was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2010 where he has remained in good standing. While attending law school, Dr. Martin practiced general dentistry in Booneville, Mississippi and Iuka, Mississippi. Dr. Martin holds dental licenses in Mississippi and Alabama.
In May 2009, Dr. Martin returned to Meridian and joined the practice of Dr. Robert Justus. He is an active member of the Meridian Area Dental Society, the Mississippi Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Young Professionals of Meridian. In, December of 2011, Dr. Martin and Dr. Justus opened Quitman Family Dental, renaming the practice previously owned by Dr. Blake Thomas.
In his free time, Dr. Martin enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing golf, bowling, visiting Oxford and the beach, and following college and professional sports.
Robert S. Justus, D.D.S., P.A.
Advanced Training in Periodontics
Dr. Robert Justus is a native of Solomons, Maryland. His family later moved to Millington, Tennessee where he graduated from Millington High School in 1972. After graduating from the University of Mississippi with a B.S. degree in Biology in 1974, he attended the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry. He graduated from there in 1977 with a D.D.S. degree. From 1978-1982, Dr. Justus lived in Meridian, MS while serving in the United States Navy. He received his post doctoral periodontal certificate in 1984 at the VA Hospital through the University of Tennessee Periodontal Graduate Program in Memphis, Tennessee. After completing his periodontal training, Dr. Justus returned to Meridian where he has practiced ever since. He also practices part-time in Tuscaloosa, AL.
When Dr. Justus recently retired from the Mississippi Air National Guard. He has served in the Mississippi Air National Guard since 1997 after serving in the Navy Reserves from 1982-1995. He currently holds dental licenses for Mississippi and Alabama. In 2008, Dr. Justus received his diploma from the United States Air Force Air War College.
Dr. Justus is an active member of the Meridian Area Dental Society, the Third District Dental Society, the Mississippi Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Academy of Periodontology.
In his free time, Dr. Justus enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, vacationing at the beach, and duck hunting.