Dr. Dress received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tennessee in 1994. He earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee, Memphis College of Medicine in 1998. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Keesler USAF Medical Center, Keesler, Mississippi. He also completed a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida.
Dr. Dress previously practiced at Emerald Coast Surgery Center in Fort Walton Beach, Florida; North Okaloosa Medical Center, Crestview, Florida; Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Prior to that he was active duty in the United States Air Force stationed at Keesler USAF Medical Center at Keesler AFB, Mississippi and Eglin Hospital at Eglin AFB, Florida.
Dr. Dress and his wife, Kellie, have three children. When he is not working, he enjoys hunting, boating and RVing.