Dr. Rawson is a Pensacola native. After graduating from Pensacola High School he attended Auburn University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. He received his dental degree from The University of Alabama School of Dentistry and his Oral Surgery training at University Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. He is the founding member of Rawson, Braxton, and Chicola Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and has practiced in Pensacola since 1974. He became a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 1980. Dr. Rawson is married and has three children. When not in the office, Dr. Rawson enjoys spending time with his family, working on his farm, being in the woods, golfing, and jogging.