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About Our Practice

Local fishermen, visitors from neighboring Chucktown, and residents from all around: we’ve got your oral health covered. Our practice in Mount Pleasant, SC, aims to provide a positive oral surgery experience for patients in Charleston, surrounding islands, West Ashley, Hanahan, and anywhere in Charleston County. At Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Specialists South Carolina, we know that delivering outstanding oral surgery services is more than performing surgery—it’s about empathizing with patients and making them feel like they’re a part of the family from the moment they walk through our doors.

Mission Statement

It is our mission to provide the ultimate patient experience, which encompasses excellent surgical care, strong communication, and empathy. Dr. Barefoot and his staff strive to create a dynamic environment that patients and referring providers can depend upon to provide superb communication, respect, and expertise.

Meet Our Board-Certified Doctor

Our experienced oral surgeon, Dr. Matthew R. Barefoot, is board-certified and performs the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery services. Passionate about knowledge and continuing his education, Dr. Barefoot obtained both a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) and Medical Degree (MD). As one of Dr. Barefoot’s patients, you can expect to receive the attentive care you deserve in a welcoming environment that feels like home.

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6 Ways Our Practice Stands Out Above the Rest

Dual Degree, Board-Certified Oral Surgeon

Dr. Barefoot is board-certified, holds both a DDS and MD, and continues to advance his education in oral surgery concepts and techniques to provide exemplary care.

Skilled and Certified Team

Our team of clinical and administrative professionals has years of training and experience, and our staff is required to maintain CPR certification.

State-of-the-Art Office

We have a variety of in-office anesthesia options, two consult rooms, and four operatory rooms for outstanding treatment planning and care.

Excellent Communication Skills

Our team takes pride in the work we do to make sure our patients feel well-informed, reassured, and safe while in our care, both in and out of the office.

Personalized Service

Our team takes the time to get to know each of our patients so that we can develop custom treatment plans that address every detail of their care.

Accurate and Advanced Technology

3D CBCT scanning is fast and highly detailed, which allows us to view your condition from every angle to assist with your oral surgery treatment.

Meet Our CPR-Certified Team

At Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Specialists South Carolina, we have a close-knit team that works seamlessly with you to create a positive oral surgery experience. To improve our team’s ability to provide exceptional care and safety to our patients, members of our staff are required to uphold CPR certification. Our surgical staff is trained in assisting with IV sedation and outpatient general anesthesia, including continuous monitoring of patients during surgery. Our front desk staff is also well-versed in health and insurance policies and are happy to assist you with any questions you may have.

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Director of Operations
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Practice Manager

Our Office

Our welcoming oral surgery office is conveniently located in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, near the intersection of SC-517 N and US-17. If you’re interested in history, we’ve got a lot of it! You will love all the nearby places to visit, such as the Fort Sumter National Monument, Patriots Point military museum, and the bustling Historic Charleston City Market. We proudly offer oral surgery services to patients anywhere in Charleston County. If you’d like to learn more about our procedures or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact us.

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ASIRD Member

The American Society of Implant & Reconstructive Dentistry (ASIRD) recognizes dentists who meet experience requirements and demonstrate optimal teamwork between dentists and oral surgeons. ASIRD surgeons are proficient in placing implants and work together efficiently throughout the process. Dr. Barefoot at Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Specialists South Carolina is an ASIRD member and strives to elevate the standards of surgical and restorative dental education and practice.

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Explore our website to learn more about our exceptional staff and the wide variety of procedures we offer.