Patricia Blanton, DDS, PhD
College of Dental Medicine
In Dental Faculty Practice, dentistry is performed by full-time faculty members, skilled in all aspects of oral health care.
Faculty members are responsible for educating future dentists and supervising students and residents in MUSC patient clinics.
Our practitioners use the latest techniques and procedures and provide a comprehensive approach to quality dental care.
The goal of Dental Faculty Practice is to provide quality care to all patients using state of the art technology.
In Dental Faculty Practice, dentistry is performed by full-time faculty members, skilled in all aspects of oral health care. They have all had postgraduate training and extensive clinical experience. These faculty members are responsible for educating future dentists and supervising students and residents in the provided patient clinics, while also providing quality care to patients in faculty practice.
For an appointment, please call 843-792-2101, option 4.
Our practitioners use the latest techniques and procedures and provide a comprehensive approach to quality dental care, completing treatment plans that include fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures, root canals, scaling and root planning.
The practice includes dental specialty care in the following areas:
For appointments in Pediatric Dentistry, call 843-792-2101, option 5, option 2 and in Orthodontics, call 843-792-2101, option 5, option 3.
The MUSC Dental Faculty Practice is located on the 5th floor of the James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine building, 29 Bee Street, Charleston, SC.
The Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry practices are located on the 4th Floor.
Oral Surgery Services are located on the 2nd floor of the Dental Clinics Building and also in the Clinic Science Building.
We offer our patients free and convenient parking directly across the street at 30 Bee St.
Our hours are Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
For after-hours emergencies, one of our full-time faculty members is always on call. If you need after hours care, please call 843-792-2123 and ask for the dental faculty member on call.
We accept most insurance plans so please contact our office to verify acceptance of your plan. Dental Faculty Practice does not participate in any Health Management Organizations; however, we will be happy to file your insurance claims for your reimbursement.
Our state of the art technologies include CadCam dentistry. Benefits of this system include: