Greg Griffin

Assistant Professor

Greg Griffin

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of General Dentistry

Bio

An alumni of the Medical College of Georgia class of 1998. Practiced general dentistry as a sole proprietor in Lincolnton, Ga from 1998-2018. Began volunteering at DCG in 2016. Now full time faculty for the Department of General Dentistry.

  • (706) 721-9609
  • 3088

Education

  • DMD, Dentistry Medical College of Georgia, 1998

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Lees - McRae College, 1991

Certifications

  • DEN GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1998

  • Dentistry GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1998

Awards & Honors

  • Fellowship International College of Dentists, 2019

  • Honorable Fellow Georgia Dental Association, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CMPC 5901

    Comprehensive Care
  • CMPC 5902

    Comprehensive Care
  • GADL 5902

    Gen Dent in Licensure GA Pt2

Teaching Interests

Clinical instruction of comprehensive care along with personal and professional development of future dentists.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Dentists' Role in Migraine Treatments With Botulinum Toxins, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

1. Occlusion (specifically as it is perfected during complete occlusal adjustments and splint therapy
2. Developing clinical teaching strategies.

Department Service

  • Team C Assistant Captain 2019 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Treatment Planning Board 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department of General Dentistry Faculty Search Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • The Dental College of Georgia Clinic Restart Task Force 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Teledentistry Task Force 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Senate 2020 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Continuing Education Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Admissions Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Governance and Communication Committee 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Camp Lakeside / YMCA 2019 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Night to Shine 2020 - 2020

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Operation Christmas Child 2019 - 2019

    Role: Program Coordinator
  • Global Health Outreach 2019 - 2019

    Role: Program Coordinator