Meet The Doctor

April Watson Stringfellow, DDS

Dr. April W. Stringfellow is a native of Memphis, TN, but raised in Mendenhall, MS. Upon graduation from Magee High School (C/O ‘96), Dr Stringfellow continued her studies at Alcorn State University where she majored in Biology. After receiving her Bachelors of Science, Dr Stringfellow matriculated to Marquette University School of Dentistry and received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery (2005). During additional hospit training in a General Practice Residency at University of MS Medical Center (2006), Dr Stringfellow gained more knowledge to be able to provide comprehensive dental care to the broadest spectrum of the population. Following completion of residency, the journey into private practice began and Watson Family Dentistry opened its doors (2007). Since inception, Watson Family Dentistry has met the needs of the Metro Jackson Community and the surrounding areas. Dr. Stringfellow’s Mission Statement is to provide comprehensive dental services in an environment that is safe, reassuringly pleasant and comfortable.

Dr. Stringfellow routinely welcomes and mentors Dental Assisting Students and Aspiring Dentists and serves as Adjunct Clinical Faculty for Delta Technical College, Hinds Community College and University of MS Medical Center School of Dentistry. She also works Locum Tenens for the Military, supporting our Veterans, active-duty Service members, Reserves and National Guard.

In 2015 Dr Stringfellow was awarded the honor of Mississippi’s Healthcare Hero, for her contributions to increasing the well-being of the community.  She also shares the honor since 2019 of being a finalist in the Best of Jackson Healthcare reader poll for Best Dentist. She is a member of the Mississippi Dental Society and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Dr. Stringfellow enjoys spending time with her husband Savante and their children, catching up with close friends, dining out and audiobooks.

Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.

I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.