Meet Your Doctors
Dr. Brian Smith
Bluffton dentist Dr. Brian Smith approaches each patient with the goals of providing maximum comfort and ideal function. This accomplishes a natural, beautiful appearance and long-term dental stability. His philosophy is based on achieving and maintaining complete oral health – the harmonious function of the teeth, supporting structures, muscles and joints.
Dr. Jessica M. Gower
Dr. Jessica M. Gower is a native of Columbia, South Carolina and remained in the area to receive her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of South Carolina. She is a 2011 graduate of the prestigious Medical University of South Carolina’s College of Dental Medicine in Charleston, SC.
Dr. Mallory Ulmer
Dr. Ulmer was born and raised in Greenville, SC. She received her B.S. in Microbiology from Clemson University followed by her DMD at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dr. Ulmer earned her Master of Science in Oral Biology while completing her periodontal residency program at the Dental College of Georgia. She is trained in various surgical (or dental or periodontal) procedures, including implants, direct/indirect sinus lifts, periodontal surgery, and moderate conscious sedation.
Dr. Ulmer is licensed in Periodontics with the state of South Carolina and is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology. In her free time, Dr. Ulmer enjoys reading, spending time with her family, and walking on the beach with her dog.
Dr. Christopher Blanton
Dr. Christopher Blanton is a Texas native. He grew up in Aiken, SC, with an older sister and younger brother. He attended Clemson University for his undergraduate education and received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. Following graduation, Dr. Blanton completed an Advanced General Dentistry Residency Program at the Charlie Norwood Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in Augusta, GA.