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Panama City Beach Dentists - Dr. Goodreau, Dr. Richardson & Dr. Walters



Dr. Gregory W. Goodreau—Co-Owner/Partner of Parkway Dental Associates
, a Florida native, born in Panama City, is a member of a family of dentists-his father and sister are dentists as well. He received his BS degree in microbiology from Auburn University, and his DMD degree from the University of Florida College Of Dentistry. Dr. Goodreau established and opened his practice in Panama City Beach in 1994 and in 2006 moved to the current location. Dr. Goodreau has two children Kristen and Hunter as well as twin grandchildren Ava and Ellie. In his free time Dr. Goodreau enjoys staying active, with Biking, hunting and fishing.

Dr. Goodreau is a member of the Chamber of Commerce, American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Northwest District Dental Association for which he was a past president, Bay County Dental Association. He has served on the FDA House of Delegates and the FDA Board of Trustees. He volunteers with the Give Kids a Smile program and Children’s Volunteer Health Network.

Dr. Russell T. Richardson--Co-Owner/Partner of Parkway Dental Associates, was born and raised in Texas, graduated from Texan Christian University with a BA in business and a minor in Spanish. He also attended Florida State University for his advanced science studies before attending the University Of Florida College Of Dentistry where he received his DMD degree. Dr. Richardson married his wife Michelle in 1999 and they have two beautiful daughters, Lilly & Ava.

Dr. Richardson is a member of numerous dental and community groups such as the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Bay County Dental Association, the Chamber of Commerce and the United Methodist Med’s Club. Dr. Richardson and his family are members of the Point Washington United Methodist Church. Dr. Richardson volunteers extensively in community dental programs such as the Children’s Volunteer Health Network, for which his serves on the board of directors and Give Kids a Smile.

Dr. Melanie Walters, a graduate of the University of Maryland Dental School, grew up in Panama City where she attended both Gulf Coast Community College and Auburn University. She practiced dentistry with her father, Dr. George Goodreau, until his retirement and joined Parkway Dental Associates as an associate in 2006. She and her brother are part of an extended family dedicated to dentistry, including her husband George Walters, an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Walters and her husband have three children, Christopher, Mary Elizabeth and Catherine.

Dr. Walters and her family are members of St. Johns Catholic Church. She volunteers with Catholic Charities, Children’s Volunteer Health Network and Give Kids a Smile. She has been involved with programs at St. John’s Catholic School for many years and more recently Rutherford High School.


Dr. Melanie Walters Dr. Gregory W. Goodreau Dr. Russell T. Richardson