Dr. Ida Rose-Mize was born and raised in New Orleans. Upon completion of high school, she decided to stay in the city and matriculated at Xavier University, where she received her Bachelor of Science in biology. Then Dr. Rose-Mize moved to Iowa to begin her journey in the field of dentistry.

In 1999, she obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. She completed a one-year general practice residency at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in the Bronx, New York. Driven by her love for children, Dr. Rose-Mize entered Howard University’s pediatric dental program in Washington, DC, where she earned her certificate in pediatric dentistry.

In 2002, Dr. Ida Rose-Mize married and moved to Georgia to practice. She is certified to administer oral sedation and pediatric advanced life support. In 2007, Dr. Rose-Mize earned her Diplomate status with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She serves as an assistant clinical professor with the department of pediatrics at Morehouse School of Medicine, and is also on the staff at Atlanta Medical Center for children who need general anesthesia.

Her multiple organizational involvements include the following:

  • American Dental Association 
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • North Georgia Dental Society 
  • Georgia Dental Society
  • National Dental Association
  • Georgia Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. 
  • Jack and Jill of America, Inc.
  • The Links, Inc.

During her hours away from the office, Dr. Rose-Mize enjoys spending time with her husband and children, as well as gathering with friends. Dr. Rose-Mize serves as a volunteer in the youth ministry at her church.