Which Care Option is Right For Me?

Which Care Option is Right For Me?

We offer multiple options for dental and oral health care, to meet a diverse range of health care needs.

Dental Care Options at MUSC
Type of Care Option Cost Appointment Length Provider Education Provider changes over time
Student Care $ ++++ Student* Yes
Resident Care $$ +++ Dentist pursuing postdoc training* Yes
Faculty Practice $$$ + Dentist with necessary postdoc training and on faculty at MUSC No

* Students train to become licensed dentists and work under direct faculty supervision.

**Residents are dentists who train in post-doctorate specialty programs and work under indirect faculty supervision.

Our Dental Faculty Practice is most similar to a traditional private practice. If you’re ready to schedule an appointment now, call 843-792-3444.

Screening Process

Potential Patients must complete our screening process, in which a dental faculty member will evaluate your treatment needs and corresponding suitability for these programs.