Angela F. Filzen, D.D.S.
Director, Office of Oral Health
570 East Woodrow Wilson
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
BackgroundDr. Filzen is a graduate of Tougaloo College, and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry. She also holds a certificate of training completion from Meharry Medical College's General Practice Residency Program, where she served as Chief Resident during her tenure. She is a recipient of a National Health Service Corps scholarship, completing her service by working in medically underserved communities in Houston, Texas. She joined the Mississippi State Department of Health in 2016 as an oral health consultant and became the Director for the Office of Oral Health in 2017.