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Meet The Doctors

Oral Surgeons Prashanth Ravi & Ed Rod

  • We regard patient care as our #1 priority.
  • We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest level of oral & maxillofacial surgery in a warm and pleasant atmosphere.


Dr. Ravi was born in Hyderabad, India. He graduated from Dental school in 1996. After 10 years practicing general dentistry, he decided to follow his passion and he returned to school focusing in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He completed an advance standing program (DMD) and internship at Boston University in 2010 and went to The University of Minnesota in Minneapolis to complete his residency in 2014. Dr Ravi then followed his dream and entered into private practice. Greater Houston Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is a full scope practice. He enjoys all aspects of the specialty and has a special interest in Dental Implants.

Dr. Ravi, and his wife have 2 precious daughters. Outside of spending time with his family and his OMS practice, he enjoys traveling and photography. As a new comer to Texas, he is contemplating horseback riding – with boots and a hat, of course!

Edward F Rod Jr DDS

Dr Rod was born in Texarkana, Arkansas. He moved to Houston in 1965 and graduated from Forest Park High School in 1969. He received his BS and BBA at Lamar University. He then entered into Dental School at the University of Texas at Houston Dental Branch. He knew he wanted the challenge of dental surgery so, he then went on to complete intern and residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Texas Medical Center and affiliated hospitals in Houston. Dr Rod then entered into private practice with Dr Brad Black whose practice he acquired in 1989 upon Dr Black's retirement. Dr Rod is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has served the Houston area for over 25 years as a full scope practice. The transition of his practice to Dr Prashanth Ravi will allow for a continuation of exceptional patient care.

Dr Rod and his wife raised 3 beautiful daughters and now have 4 adorable grandchildren. He enjoys time with his family, hunting, fishing, and the great outdoors. Dr. Rod is an avid follower of the Arkansas Razorbacks. He likes to travel and has an interest in honing his cooking skills.