Dr. Brooke Wood is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and has been with Pediatric Dental Specialists since 2007.
Dr. Wood received an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University and continued on to dental school at the LSU School of Dentistry. She completed a residency in Pediatric Dentistry at the LSU School of Dentistry in affiliation with Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, and has received training in anesthesia, treatment of medically and physically compromised patients, orthodontics, and growth and development of children.
During her postgraduate training at the LSU School of Dentistry, Dr. Wood received the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Predoctoral Student Award and the Community Dentistry and Dental Public Health Award. She has traveled to remote areas of Mexico as a missionary, where she provided dental care and surgery to the underprivileged. Dr. Wood has presented research at the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Academy of Dental Research, and remains active in the Greater Baton Rouge Dental Association.
Dr. Wood and her husband, Dr. Charles Wood, reside in Baton Rouge. She spends her time trying to keep up with her five boys, Briggs, Bowen, Ellis, Hill, and Harris.