Dr. Melissa Swanson

Melissa Swanson



  • American Academy of Dental Aesthetics
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • South Carolina Dental Association


Dr. Swanson focuses on treating patients who have complex dental problems and dental esthetic concerns. In 2008 she completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the University of Florida. During her time in Florida, she became proficient in providing and treating multidisciplinary complex cases, emergency treatment, dental implants, endodontics, hospital dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, and administering oral conscious sedation.


Early in her career, she was a leader in local and state dental societies. She is committed to continuing education completing the curriculum at the Dawson Academy, Pankey Institute Alumni, and is currently involved with Spear Education on a local and national level.


Dr. Swanson graduated from Converse College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina. She completed her residency training at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. Internationally, she has fulfilled her passion for serving by providing dental services since 2003 in multiple countries and continents.


In her free time, Dr. Swanson loves to travel. She enjoys tennis, kayaking, SUP, hiking, sailing and spending time with friends and family.