Dr. Michael Groover was born and raised in Savannah, Georgia. He graduated from Benedictine Military School in 1998 and the University of Georgia in 2003. Dr. Groover worked in Sales and Marketing for Brasseler USA in Savannah as Product Manager on Hand Instrumentation and Endodontics before attending dental school at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. After graduating in 2011, he returned to Savannah to join in practice with his father, Dr. Jack W. Groover, Jr. Dr. Groover focuses on treating his patients like family and loves to get to know everyone. He also enjoys working with a team who loves coming to work every day.
While attending the University of Louisville, Dr. Groover received many awards, including the Dr. J.L. Shaver Jr. Award from the Academy of General Dentistry for the great promise of being an outstanding general dentist. He also received the American Student Dental Association Award in recognition of outstanding dedication and service.
Since returning to Savannah, Dr. Groover has continued his dental training at the Dawson Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida, the Pankey Institute for Dental Education, and numerous other continuing education courses. He is also an active member of the Southeastern District Dental Society and is on the executive board of the Savannah Dental Society.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Groover is a member of St. James Catholic Church, Savannah Quarterback Club, St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee, and Irish Heritage Society. He is also on the executive committee of the Benedictine Military School alumni association.
Dr. Groover is married to Dr. Melissa Groover, and they have two children, Michael Jr. and Emma Kates. In his free time, Dr. Groover enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. He is also an avid sports fan (especially for the University of Georgia) and enjoys golf and all sports.
Meet Our Team
Our dental team at Groover Family Dentistry is committed to giving you a dental experience like no other. We work hard to ensure your visit to our office is comfortable, positive, and efficient. Each member of our team is knowledgeable and experienced, as well as caring and friendly. We invite you to contact our dental office in Savannah, Georgia, today to learn more about us and our skilled dentist, Dr. Michael J. Groover. We are eager to get to know you better!
Jennifer enjoys living the downtown life with her 11-year-old American Bulldog named Tess. She also frequently visits her family, who reside in the Hilton Head area.
Susan has been married to her husband, Mic, for 16 years. They have a 7-year-old son and a 5-year-old daughter. In her spare time, Susan enjoys reading, working out, baking, and spending time with her family.
Roben has two kids; Angelica attends Savannah Technical College and is majoring in the dental field, while Robert attends Richmond High School and loves to play football.
Michelle has been married to her husband, Tim, for 24 years. They have five children; three are in college, and two are still at home. In her spare time, Michelle loves spending time with her children. She also enjoys gardening, reading, and playing with their four puppies.