About Our Doctors

dr-coxMichael W. Cox, D.D.S., M.S.O.

Dr. Michael Cox has been providing outstanding orthodontic care to Charleston and the surrounding area since 1994. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The Ohio State University and earned certification and a master’s degree in orthodontics from St. Louis University. Dr. Cox is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists and the Southern Association of Orthodontists. He and his wife, Amy, have three children: Lauren, Olivia and Brett.


Dr. Justin Garrett

Dr. Garrett attended the University of Virginia for his undergraduate work where he was a Dr Justin Garrett Orthodontist North Charlestonhistory major. Once he moved to Charleston in 2003, he decided to pursue orthodontics and studied science at the College of Charleston before attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. After graduating from dental school at the top of his class, he went on to attend Saint Louis University where he won the Resident Case Display, which is the top nationwide award granted by the American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Cox and Dr. Garrett attended the same orthodontic program, so they share a background and treatment philosophy that will ensure you will always receive consistent care at Cox Orthodontics.