About Your Dentist

Douglas Tillery, DDS

Since 1968 Dr. Douglas W. Tillery has committed himself to his patients and his profession. This dedication, coupled with a genuine desire to serve, has brought him recognition as owner of the premier dental practices in all of South Mississippi. A graduate of the well-respected Loyola University of New Orleans Dental School, Dr. Tillery has used his education as a catalyst to adapt to the constantly evolving techniques in modern dentistry.

Dr. Tillery has received advanced traning in implant dentistry from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation and American Dental Association. Dr. Tillery is now the past president of the Laurel Area Dental Society. Dr Tillery is also a diplomate of the International congress of Oral Implantology and American Society of Osseointegration.

In the Laurel area, he has served as chairman of the Jones County Economic Development Society and the South Mississippi Fair Commission. Dr. Tillery married Mary Jo Byrd on January 25,2008. Dr & Mrs. Tillery attend Highland Baptist Church in Laurel. He has two daughters, two grandsons, and three granddaughters.

Michael Moran, DMD

"You don't have to brush all your teeth, just the ones you want to keep."

My Mission

"My mission is to provide the highest quality of care to my patients. I am dedicated to providing this care with the utmost integrity and respect for each patient's individual needs and expectations."


Doctorate of Dental Medicine - 2019 - University of Mississippi Medical Center - Jackson, MS

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - 2014 - Mississippi State University - Starkville, MS

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Academy of General Dentistry

American Dental Association

Mississippi Dental Association

Phi Kappa Phi

Military Officers Association of America

Life & Hobbies

When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Moran enjoys spending time with his wife Peyton and daughter Nora. He also loves hunting, fishing, and riding Jeeps. Dr. Moran is also proud to serve as a Captain in the U.S. Army National Guard.