Dr. Marcia Barnes
Dr. Marcia Barnes graduated from The University of the West Indies, School of Dentistry, Trinidad in 1996 after completing a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She began practising in Jamaica in April 1998. She recently completed MClinDent (Fixed & Removable Prosthodontics) at King's College, London
She joined in the Jamaica Defence Force in April 1999 at the rank of Captain, and served as the Force Dental Officer/ Head of the Dental Corps for over 14yrs and left at the rank of a Major in May 2014.
She continues to be an active member of the Jamaica Dental Association Dr. Barnes is also a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Kingston Study Club.
Dr Barnes was recently honoured for her voluntary work with Best Care Foundation since July 2008. She continues to provide comprehensive dental care to the staff of their Children’s Home. Among to her many achievements while serving in the Jamaica Defence Force Dr. Barnes received a National Award - The Medal of Honor for Meritorious Service in 2013.
Through many hours of continuing education and professional affiliations Dr Barnes continues to increase her knowledge of advanced technical skills & state of the art dentistry essential in keeping abreast of the latest advances in general and cosmetic dentistry. With this constant exposure to the dynamic technological side of dentistry she enjoys artistically restoring teeth and help her patients maintain healthy, reliable and harmoniously beautiful smiles.
Dr. Barnes and her team at Southdale Dental are committed to providing compassionate comprehensive dental care with clarity.