Philip M. Prickett, DMD

Meet Dr. Prickett

Board Certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

dr philip prickettDr. Philip Prickett is originally from St. Matthews, SC and is the son of Mackie and Jackie Prickett. He completed his undergraduate training at the University of South Carolina in Columbia in 1987. After earning his D.M.D. degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston in 1991, he began a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Following a one year’s residency in ambulatory and general anesthesia and a second year of general surgery rotations, Dr. Prickett completed his final two years of oral and maxillofacial surgery and trauma training at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. He completed his residency in June of 1995 and in July 1995, he opened a practice specializing and oral and maxillofacial surgery in Mt. Pleasant, SC .

In 2016, the Governor of South Carolina appointed Dr. Prickett to serve on the South Carolina State Board of Dentistry until 2021.  He is a member of the American Dental Association, the South Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Dr. Prickett has extensive training in facial trauma and corrective jaw surgery. He has a special interest in outpatient anesthesia, dental implants, and wisdom teeth removal.

Dr. Prickett believes in a team approach with your restoring dentist for optimal outcomes.

Dr. Prickett and his wife, Courtney, reside in Mt. Pleasant. They have three children, John Philip, Mary, and Carolyn. His hobbies include his family, boating, water activities, shrimping, sports, and the beach.