Dr. Oral Francis

Meet Oral C. Francis, DDS

Dr. Oral C. Francis grew up in Florida before pursuing his career in orthodontics.

Dr. Francis has always dreamed of improving people's smiles and loves helping his patients through their orthodontic treatment. Today, he gets to do just that in the beautiful city of Decatur, GA.


Education & Experience

Dr. Francis earned his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of South Florida. He then obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Meharry Medical College, where he graduated in the top five percent of his class.

From there, he completed two full years of post-graduate specialty training in orthodontics at Howard University in Washington D.C. He’s also been inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the International Dental Honor Society.

Dr. Francis is dedicated to providing his patients with the most advanced and comprehensive orthodontic care available. He frequently participates in continuing education to remain aware of advances in his profession.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Francis has been providing outstanding orthodontic care to his patients since 2003.

As a board-certified orthodontist, he is among the small percentage of orthodontists in the United States to earn this certified degree of recognized excellence in orthodontics.

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To further illustrate his commitment to the profession, Dr. Francis also maintains memberships with numerous prestigious organizations, including:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • Southern Association of Orthodontists

Outside the Office

Away from the office, Dr. Francis enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer, running, and working out at the gym.