A Texas native, Dr. Christopher Blanton grew up in Aiken, SC, with an older sister and younger brother. He attended Clemson University for his undergraduate education and received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. Following graduation, Dr. Blanton completed an Advanced General Dentistry Residency Program at the Charlie Norwood Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in Augusta, GA. In this residency, he provided emergency and comprehensive oral health care and received advanced training in dental implants, oral surgery, and IV conscious sedation. Through his work at the VA, Dr. Blanton realized that dentistry can in fact change your life story.
Dr. Blanton is committed to remaining current in the ever-evolving field of dentistry so that his patients can benefit from the latest technology, procedures, and materials available. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association and working towards Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
When he’s not in the office, Dr. Blanton enjoys fishing, hiking, and playing soccer.