Meet Richard E. Offutt, DDS, MS

Periodontist in Charlotte, NC

Dr. Richard E. Offutt - PeriodontistDr. Richard Offutt attended Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina. He was elected Phi Beta Kappa while at Davidson. He earned his DDS from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. At UNC he was elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon and Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities.

Dr. Offutt attended the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia where he received specialty degrees in periodontics and endodontics. Dr. Offutt was a professor at the University of Pennsylvania upon the completion of his specialty training.

Dr. Offutt has practiced periodontics and implantology in Charlotte since 1982. He has devoted an extensive number of days to continuing education in the areas of dental implants and periodontology.


  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • The Academy of Osseointegration
  • North Carolina Dental Society

Dr. Offutt and his wife Becky have four children, and three grandchildren.

Fill out our Appointment Form or call our Charlotte office at South Park Periodontics Phone Number (704) 366-2774, our Fort Mill office at Fort Mill Periodontics Phone Number (803) 547-0304, or our our Waxhaw office at Union Periodontics Phone Number (704) 919-0454 if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Offutt today!

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Patient Reviews: Oral Surgeon in Charlotte

South Park Periodontics & Implant Dentistry

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