Dr. Jim Blackman, Jr. was born and raised in midtown Mobile. He graduated from Murphy High School in 1974 where he was involved in athletics, playing football and baseball. After 3 years of undergraduate studies at the University of Alabama he was accepted into the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in Birmingham. Upon graduating from dental school in 1981, he joined his dad, Dr. Jim Blackman, Sr. and his uncle, Dr. John Blackman, Jr. in the practice of general dentistry. He has practiced in the midtown area for more than 30 years. Dr. Blackman has stayed abreast of changing and current dental techniques by taking numerous post graduate continuing education courses. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Alabama Dental Association and the Mobile Area Dental Society. He is active in his local church, the People of Mars Hill, and loves studying the bible. Dr. Blackman is married to another native Mobilian Lisa (Cazalas) Blackman. They have 4 children and 11 grandchildren.
Dr. Trey Waltman is a native of Mobile. He received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 2011 where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. While attending college, he lettered in baseball for four years. He is a recent graduate for the University of Alabama School of Dentistry where he obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Alabama Dental Association. He is married to his wife Courtney since 2012, and they just recently welcomed their first baby boy Griffin. When he is not doing dentistry, he enjoys exercising, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family.
Heather has been with our team since 2015. She received her Dental Hygiene license in 2018.She is married to Joseph. She enjoys going to the beach and spending time with her family.
Nikki just joined our team in September 2019. She has been a hygienist in the area for many years and we are excited to have her on board. She received her Alabama Hygiene Licenses in June 1989. Nikki is married and has 2 sons, Grant and Kyle. In her spare time she enjoys running, biking and occasionally you will catch her doing a triathlon.
Debbie is a hygienist and has been with our team since August 2005. She received her Alabama Hygiene license in June 1995. She is a pastor's wife and mother of three. She enjoys hunting and fishing on her time off.
Peyton is one of our hygienist. She has been with our team since April 2012. She received her Alabama Hygiene license from UAB in June 1994. She has experience in Oral Surgery assisting, dental assisting and soft tissue management. Peyton is an avid runner and enjoys spending time with her family.
Laura- Dental Assistant
Laura joined our team in August 2019. She is the assistant for Dr. Blackman. She is a native of Mobile and is very involved with her church Pathway. In her spare time she enjoys photography and spending time with her family and friends.
Brianne-Front Office and Assistant
Brianne joined our team in August 2018. She will be the one to greet you and help you with questions and insurance needs. She has been a great asset to the office. Brianne enjoys spending time with family and friends when she isn't shopping!
Geri works in our front office. Some of her duties include making and confirming appointments, filing insurance and greeting patients with her friendly smile. She has been with our team since August 2005. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and great grandson.
Mitzi-Office Manager/ Hygienist
Mitzi is the Office Manger for Midtown Family Dental. She has been with Dr. Blackman since September 1992. She also is a Dental Hygienist; she received her Dental Hygiene license from UAB in 1991. She is the founder and president of the Mobile Area Dental Hygienist Association.She has 2 daughters Lynzi and Karlie. When she isn't working, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, the beach, kayaking, reading and watching football.