Dr. Palmer’s Publications / Presentations

  • “Jurisprudence: What You Need to Know” MUSC AEGD, Endodontic, Pediatric
    and Oral Surgery Residents August 5, 2019, August 27, 2021, March 9, 2022, February 15, 2023
  • Observations of an Expert Witness December 2013
  • Dental Risk Management, MUSC Dental School March 2013
  • Dental Risk Management, Savannah Dental Study Club Nov. 1, 2012
  • Dental Risk Management, Sandhills Periodontics May 21,2012
  • “The Integration of Nasoalveolar Molding in the Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate: A Comprehensive Treatment of Children Born with Cleft Lip and Palate,” The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association, 107″ (April 2011)
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Southern District “The Premier Dental Implant Practice” 2010
  • Alabama Implant Study Group, Orange Beach, Alabama, “Marketing for Dental Implants” 2009
  • Implant Tribune, “Case Study: Dental Implants as the Preferred Alternative to Bridgework” 2008
  • AAID News. “Replace Those Bridges to Nowhere” 2008
  • East Shore Hospital, Long Island, “Carolina Way, “The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate” 2007
  • Grand Strand Dental Society, “Implant Site Development and/or Immediate Implant Placement” 2006
  • Charleston Junior Women’s Club, “Cleft Lip and Palate Care” 2005
  • International Congress on Oral Implantology, Hawaii, “How to Correctly Testify at Discovery and Trial”, table clinic: lecture, “An Educational Program for Improved Implant Dentistry” 2004
  • South Carolina Cleft Lip and Palate Meeting, Columbia, “Use of Feeding Obturators in Infants Born with Cleft Lip and Palate” 2003
  • Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Hilton Head, “Early and Aggressive Obturation of Clefts of the Maxilla” 2002
  • Guest lecture, Cleft Lip and Palate, Medical University of South Carolina, freshman Dental class 1990-present
  • South Carolina Medical Journal, (co-author) “The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate” 1992
  • South African Dental Association, Harare, Zimbabwe, “Carolina Way, The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate” lecture and video 1985
  • American Dental Association, San Francisco, “Carolina Way, The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate” lecture and video 1982
  • American College of Surgeons, Chicago, “Carolina Way, The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate” lecture and video 1982

Video Publications

  • The Use of Feeding Obturators in Cleft lip and Palate 2000
  • The Surgical Prosthetic Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate 1985

No dental care should result in injury to the patient.

Dental injuries, whether from inadequate doctor or staff training, or negligent care, can result in loss of teeth, loss of bone of the jaws, permanent nerve damage, infection, hospitalization, brain damage and death.

Dr. Palmer represents clients seeking compensation for practitioner malpractice covering:

Anesthesia injuries

Unnecessary tooth loss

Improperly performed root canals

Dental implant injuries

Aspiration or ingestion of dental burs, teeth

Failure to recognize/treat infections

Surgical errors

Failing to evaluate medical history

Failing to treatment plan

Failing to diagnose oral cancer

Dental implants

Dental implant failures

Reconstructive dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry


I.V. sedation

Pediatric dentistry

Cleft palate care

Oral surgery


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