Robert J. Riggs, Jr., DDS, MD

Meet Dr. Riggs

Place of Birth

Elmhurst, Illinois


  • University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, Illinois ,1984-1988 ,Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • University of Illinois School of Dentistry, Chicago, Illinois , 1988-1992 ,Bachelor of Science in Dentistry and Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Louisiana State University Medical School, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1993-1995, Doctor of Medicine
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1992-1998

License & Certification

  • North Carolina Dental License
  • North Carolina Medical License
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Board Certified by North Carolina Dental Examiners
  • Board Certified by Northeast Regional Dental Examiners
  • Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Dental Association
  • North Carolina Dental Society
  • Guilford County Dental Society
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Honorary Dental Society

Hospital Affiliations

WFBH High Point Medical Center , 601 North Elm Street, High Point, NC, Active Status


Dr. Riggs enjoys traveling and spent over a year of undergraduate and medical school training in England and Scotland. His hobbies include photography, gardening, fresh and saltwater fly fishing and upland hunting. He speaks conversational Spanish and with his Chicago/New Orleans background is an avid blues and jazz music enthusiast. Dr. Riggs is happily married and has three beautiful daughters.