Dr. Gremillion’s accolades are numerous. He started his career practicing general dentistry in Cottonport, Louisiana, from 1977 to 1989. He served on the city council and in 1989 was named Cottonport Citizen of the Year.  In 2000, he received the LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry Alumnus of the Year award. In 2009, the Academy of General Dentistry honored him with the Thaddeus V. Weclew award for his “exceptional contributions to the art and science of dentistry and for promoting the principles and ideals of the academy.”

Dr. Gremillion received the Dawson Academy Distinguished Service Award in 2009, the American Academy of Orofacial Pain Distinguished Service Award in 2010, and the Pierre Fauchard Academy Gold Medal Award in 2015.

Presented annually to a dentist in the United States who has made outstanding contributions to the progress and standing of the dental profession, the Pierre Fauchard Academy Gold Medal Award is one of the international honor dental organization’s most prestigious and exclusive awards. To celebrate his accomplishments, the Pierre Fauchard Academy developed the video.


Dr. Gremillion is presenting at the upcoming 2017 AES Annual Scientific Meeting in Chicago, Thursday, Feb 22, 2017.