Our values compel us to create a caring environment and treat patients like family. We desire to use our skills, knowledge and resources to make a difference in our community and help our patients achieve their dental goals.

Our Services

  • Dental Emergencies
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Extractions
  • Dentures and Partials
  • Crowns, Bridges, & Veneers
  • Whitening
  • Root Canal Treatment
  • Implant Placement & Restoration
  • Invisalign
  • Denture Stabilization
  • Nitrous Oxide
  • 3D & Digital X-rays

OUR DOctors


A Lake City native, Dr. Patterson graduated Clemson University in 1999 and the Medical University of South Carolina in 2003 with a Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry. He and his beautiful wife Kristin have three children; Anna, Sadie, and Manning. A few of his hobbies include family, running, boating, and anything Clemson. He looks forward to welcoming you into our dental family.

JOHN EARLY (right) 

Dr. Early is also a graduate of Clemson and MUSC, and he enjoys helping his patients with the many techniques and procedures general dentistry has to offer. He and his wife Taylor are both Darlington natives and have three beautiful children. Dr. Early enjoys his church, golf, home improvement, painting, and Clemson football. Above all, he values spending time with his wife and children, family, and friends. He looks forward to getting to know you and your family, too!

Our Office