About Your Dentist

Kenitra Kelly, DMD

"Practicing dentistry is as much a matter of the heart as it is a matter of the head and hands. Most patients don't care how much you know until they know how much you care."

My Mission

"My mission is to provide exceptional dental care with kindness and compassion and to always keep my patients' best interests at heart. I enjoy each opportunity to change someone's life with a smile."


Doctor of Dental Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, SC

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Kelly is dedicated to pursuing advanced training opportunities in order to remain up to date on the latest techniques and services in dentistry. She is a member of the Student National Dental Association, American Student Dental Association, American Academy of Women Dentists, Psi Omega Dental Fraternity, and the MUSC Chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Kelly has participated in free dental clinics in Greenville, Myrtle Beach, and Charleston, SC. Away from the office, she enjoys reading, outdoor activities, watching movies, and spending time with family.

Charles Buist, DMD

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine
The University of Alabama School of Dentistry – Birmingham, Alabama

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Auburn University – Auburn, Alabama

Dr. Buist is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology, a fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is licensed to practice dentistry in 12 states and is an associate professor at both The University of Alabama School of Dentistry and the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.  

Life & Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Buist is a man of many hobbies and interests.  His father was directly involved with NASA at the organization’s infancy, and as a result Dr. Buist has long held a fascination with engineering and product design. Other interests include carpentry, making jewelry, and designing dental instruments. He currently holds 6 patents related to dental instruments!