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Prosthodontist Dr. Horton

Meet Dr. Craig Horton

Dr. Horton is an extensively trained and recognized prosthodontist who leads the prosthodontics team at Carolinas Centers for Oral, Facial, Cosmetic & Dental Implant Surgery.

About Dr. Craig Horton

A native of Oconee County, South Carolina, Dr. Horton graduated from Walhalla High School and enrolled at Presbyterian College, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He then went on to attend the College of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina, where he received a DMD degree in 2005.

Dr. Horton was a practicing dentist for 2 years before returning to a residency in Prosthodontics at the University of Florida, where he earned a Masters of Science in Dental Sciences and a certificate in Prosthodontics. While in Florida, he served as Chief Resident and is still a recognized, visiting faculty member of their Prosthodontics Department.

In addition, Dr. Horton received advanced training in Frankfurt, Germany, and Zurich, Switzerland. His course of study included time spent at renowned institutions, such as the Pikos Implant Institute, Arun Garg’s Implant Seminars, Misch Institute, Dawson Academy, Melker Seminars, Frankfurt University, and the University of Zurich, among others.

Education and Residency

  • BS in Biology—Presbytarian College
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)—Medical University of South Carolina James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine
  • Master of Science in Dental Sciences and Certificate in Prosthodontics—University of Florida

Certifications

Dr. Horton is currently a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Piedmont Dental Society, and Tri-County Dental Society.

Prosthodontist Dr. Horton pointing at x-ray

Education and Residency

  • BS in Biology—Presbytarian College
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)—Medical University of South Carolina James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine
  • Master of Science in Dental Sciences and Certificate in Prosthodontics—University of Florida

Certifications

Dr. Horton is currently a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Piedmont Dental Society, and Tri-County Dental Society.

Prosthodontist Dr. Horton pointing at x-ray

Location

Dr. Horton practices at our Verdae office.

Specialties

Dr. Horton’s specialties include esthetic dentistry (crowns, veneers, tooth-colored restorations, and whitening procedures), implant dentistry, and reconstructive dentistry.

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Carolinas Centers for Oral, Facial, Cosmetic & Dental Implant Surgery endeavors to improve health outcomes while enhancing the patient experience. With our multidisciplinary team of specialists providing first-class care, Carolinas Centers for Oral, Facial, Cosmetic & Dental Implant Surgery is the leading choice for your oral health and cosmetic needs.