Meet the doctor

Oral Surgeon

Mark C. Clayton, DDS

Dr. Clayton received his BS degree in Zoology from Howard University in 1992.  He then obtained his DDS degree in 1990, also from Howard University.  Immediately following dental school, he entered a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Howard University Hospital, which he finished in 1994.  After his residency, Dr. Clayton began four years of active duty in the United States Army.  He served as Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Winn Army Community Hospital.  He completed his military service at Fort Stewart and received the Army Commendation Medal as a Major in the United States Army.  In 2002, Dr. Clayton started his private practice in Hinesville, Georgia.   

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Dr. Clayton is a member of the Armstrong-Atlantic University Foundation Board of Trustees and the Atlantic Area CASA Board of Directors

Dr. Clayton has one daughter, Susan.   His interests include golf, Corvettes and playing the piano and guitar.