Dr. Brett Beckman, DVM is a veterinary dental specialist and sees patients by appointment, Atlanta Georgia,Orlando &Punta Gorda, Florida. He is a 1987 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Mississippi State University.
Dr. Beckman is past president of the American Veterinary Dental Society and is one of 40 veterinarians in the world who have completed extensive training to become regarded as both a Fellow in the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry, and a Diplomate in the American Veterinary Dental College He is also a diplomate in the American Academy of Pain Management making him the only person in the world to hold these three titles. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in the field of veterinary dentistry, oral surgery and pain management.
2004 – Candidate for the American Veterinary Medical Association/Delta Society national award for Veterinarian of the Year
2007 – Alumnus of the Year by the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine.
2010 – Honored by his peers and Pfizer Animal Health as the Fellow of the Year for the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry for his contribution to education in the field of veterinary dentistry.
2012 – Received the prestigious Miltex Award of Excellence in Veterinary Dentistry.
Dr. Beckman is a well renowned international speaker and operates the Veterinary Dental Education Center center in Punta Gorda, Florida. This state of the art training facility is one of only a few in the country dedicated to advancing the educational needs of veterinarians and veterinary technicians around the world in the field of dentistry and oral surgery.
He and Lecia, his wife of 30 years, and their 28 year old daughter Lauren enjoy gardening, cooking, nature photography, scuba diving, fitness and golf.