All our professionals at West Florida Periodontal Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in periodontics.
Gregory Wood, DMD, MS
Dr. Wood has been a resident of Northwest Florida since 1991. He is originally from South Carolina but moved to the area after completing his periodontal residency. He graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Microbiology, and then graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina with his dental degree. While in dental school, he met his future wife Lee Rigdon, a native of Pensacola. After dental school, they moved to Oklahoma where Dr. Wood graduated from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center with a certificate in Periodontics and Masters of Science in Physiology. At that time, he and his wife moved to this area to establish a private practice.
Dr. Wood has continued to establish himself in the field of periodontics. He became board certified in 1996. He is a state of Florida Dental Board examiner and Periodontal legal expert. He has served as president of the local dental society and advisor to the PJC hygiene program.
Dr. Wood and his wife Lee have two sons, Jordan and Hampton.
Lee Rigdon Wood, Office Manager
Lee Rigdon Wood is the office manager for our practice. A native of Pensacola, Lee has a Bachelors of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina and a Masters of Science in Health Administration. Before joining our team, Lee was a Regional Therapy Coordinator for National Rehab Companies.
Karen, Scheduling Coordinator
Karen is our patient scheduling coordinator. She is a certified dental assistant and a graduate of Gulf Coast Community College.
Totsye, Financial Coordinator
Totsye is our financial coordinator. She is a certified dental assistant recieving her degree from Pensacola Junior College.
Paula, Dental Hygienist
Paula is a periodontal hygienist who has been with our practice over fifteen years. She received her Associates degree in dental hygiene from Pensacola Junior College.