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Introducing Anthony Paul Blackman, DMD, MSD

Jan 2, 2018Office Happenings

Great Smiles Orthodontic Specialists is excited to announce the arrival of Anthony Paul Blackman, DMD, MSD. Raised in Cheraw, South Carolina, Dr. Paul has spent his entire life involved in the profession of Dentistry, as six of his family members are dentists. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina. Dr. Paul attended The Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine for dental school where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine, DMD. During his time in dental school, Dr. Paul served as the American Student Dental Association President and also served as student liaison to the South Carolina Dental Board. Dr. Paul was awarded the Pierre Fauchard Academy Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Academic Achievement and Leadership as well as the American Association of Orthodontics Award for the Demonstration of Outstanding Qualities in the Study of the Oro-Facial Complex.

After dental school, Dr. Paul completed an additional three-year orthodontic residency at The Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Prior to joining Great Smiles Orthodontic Specialists, Dr. Paul provided orthodontic services in Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Paul will now practice orthodontics alongside one of the most amazing doctors he knows, his wife, Dr. Stephanie Chambers. Dr. Paul feels fortunate that he will have the opportunity to practice orthodontics in one of the greatest cities in the world and could not be more thankful than to be somewhere as beautiful as Asheville. His passion for life and creating beautiful smiles is evident when you meet him. He is excited to bring his energy to the Asheville community.

Positive Communication

Choose a children’s dental practice near you where you and your child feel comfortable. You want good, effective communication and education. Look for a pediatric dentist who takes the time to explain procedures in a child-friendly manner, addressing any concerns or questions your child may have. 

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Final Thoughts on Finding a Pediatric Dentist Near You

Friendly staff and dentists who are skilled in interacting with children can help alleviate anxiety and create a positive dental experience for you and your child. Have a conversation with the staff when you call or ask to have a quick conversation with one of the pediatric dentists before you make an appointment.

Or, if you go and something does not fit about the experience– the service, the location near you, the atmosphere– then switch to a different dentist for your kids.

By prioritizing your child’s comfort, communication, and comprehensive care, you can ensure that they receive the best possible dental experience and lay the foundation for a lifetime of oral health.