Dr. Bailey graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Birmingham-Southern College in 1997. He completed his four-year dental degree from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in 2001. He remained in Birmingham to complete a fellowship in advanced dentistry from UAB Hospital. Dr. Bailey then completed three years of specialty training in orthodontics to obtain his post-doctoral master’s degree from UAB. Dr. Bailey moved from Birmingham to join Dr. Dyken’s practice in 2005.
Dr. Bailey has successfully completed Phase I and II of the American Board of Orthodontics exam. The ABO is the only orthodontic specialty board recognized by the American Dental Association and sponsored by the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Bailey is a member of the American Dental Association, the Alabama Dental Association, the Southern Association of Orthodontists, the Alabama Alumni Association, the Alabama Association of Orthodontists, the South Baldwin Dental Study Club and the American Association of Orthodontists. He served as the South Baldwin Dental Study Club president from 2007-2008. He enjoys watching the confidence of patients improve as they become more comfortable with their smile.
Dr. Bailey and his wife, Heather Scarsbrook Bailey, married in 2005 and live in Fairhope. They have two daughters. In his spare time, Dr. Bailey enjoys attending continuing education courses, fishing and spending time on the beach with Heather, their kids, and their dog, Kirin.