Dr. Minkin is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.


Springdale, Harrison, Fayetteville, Rogers



Minimally Invasive Robotic Dental Implant Surgery, TMJ, Orthognathic (Jaw Surgery), Third Molars, Dentoalveolar (Extractions), Trauma Procedures, Biopsy, Bone Grafting

He began his educational training at Christian Brothers University in Memphis, where he played collegiate baseball and earned a chemistry degree. After college, Dr. Minkin began a career in pediatric cancer research within the pharmaceutical sciences department of St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital. During his time at St. Jude his research contributions in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics were published in several peer reviewed journals

He then earned his DDS from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. Dr. Minkin continued his educational training, completing a General Practice Residency at Louisiana State University Hospital in New Orleans and an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery internship with the Oral Surgical Institute in Nashville. He then completed Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. He has provided wide scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery services to Northwest Arkansas since 2018. He participates in regional facial trauma coverage maintaining privileges at Washington Regional Hospital, North Arkansas Regional Hospital, Northwest Medical Center, Arkansas Children’s Hospital and Mercy Hospital in Northwest Arkansas. His office based practice focuses on traditional Oral and Maxillofacial services including complex dental alveolar surgery, bone grafting / dental implant surgery, maxillofacial pathology, pre-prosthetic / orthodontic related surgery and pediatric oral surgical procedures.

Dr. Minkin is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS), a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Arkansas State Dental Association (ASDA), and Northwest District Dental Society (NWDDS).

Dr. Minkin and his wife, Casey, live in Fayetteville and are proud parents of Alice and Nolan. They enjoy sports, hiking and exploring everything Northwest Arkansas has to offer. Dr. Minkin and his family are avid sports fans and enjoy anything related to professional and collegiate athletics!


Arkansas Oral & Facial Surgery Center Locations


2926 West Huntsville Avenue
Springdale, AR 72762

Phone: 479-582-3000
Fax: 479-927-3085


3996 N. Frontage Road (near the intersection of Joyce and College Blvd)
Fayetteville, AR 72703

Phone: 479-582-3002
Fax: 479-582-2840