About Your Dentist

Thomas B. Williams, DMD

Dr. Thomas (Brad) Williams is a 2001 graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine, where he received a DMD in dentistry.

Dr. Brad has been in private practice since 2001. He is a member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Implant Association.

He and his wife LaPaula grew up in the Lowcountry and have 4 children, 3 boys, and a girl. He is active at East Cooper Baptist Church.

He believes in the highest quality treatment and comfort level for his patients.

Philip Melchers, DMD

"The specificity of dentistry focuses on oral health, but it also has an effect on the entire body. It gives me joy to be able to improve the quality of life for those with oral health needs."

My Mission

Through the gifts that God has given me, my mission is to provide the best dental care for my patients. Through staying up-to-date with dental technology and practicing evidence-based dentistry (EBD), I will strive for the best care possible.


MUSC: James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine Charleston, SC

Clemson University Clemson, SC

Continuing Education

Dr. Melchers is committed to continuing education in order to stay up-to-date with all current practices of dentistry and to practice dentistry with evidence-based dentistry (EBD).

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Melchers and his wife, Ruth Anne, have been married for three years. Dr. Melchers and his wife have a son named Elliot. Dr. Melchers hobbies include hunting, fishing, and any other water sports. He also loves attending as many Clemson sporting events as possible, with his friends and family.