Dr. J. “Terry” Carlson, D.M.D, M.D., is a native of Northport/Tuscaloosa. He graduated as an OKU Dental Honorary from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in 1982 and with honors from Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1985. He also received his Bachelor of Science in Biology and English from the University of Alabama in 1977. Dr. J. “Terry” Carlson has been in practice with University Oral & Facial Surgery since 1987. He is an active member of the 6th Dental Society and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He is also an advisor on the State of Alabama Anesthesia Certification Committee. He is married to Mrs. Emy Carlson with 3 children and is an active member of Calvary Baptist Church here in Tuscaloosa.