Columbia, SC Cosmetic Dentist
Thomas Trinkner, DDS is a cosmetic dentist in Columbia, South Carolina. Since 1985, he has provided his patients with exceptional care and personal attention. Dr. Trinkner treats patients of all ages, though his primary focus is on treating adult patients who have complex dental problems and cosmetic dental concerns.
In 1998, Dr. Trinkner was awarded Accredited Member status by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), making him the first dentist in South Carolina to earn such a distinction. Dr. Trinkner remains a leader in cosmetic and restorative dentistry both as a local dentist and as a national speaker and dental educator.
Dr. Trinkner graduated from the University of South Carolina Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Science. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry.
In addition to his Columbia, SC dental office, Dr. Trinkner maintains a busy schedule as a speaker and dental educator. He maintains many positions and affiliations including:
- Associate Faculty, Esthetics Programs, The Pankey Institute
- Fellow, Pierre Fauchard Academy
- Editorial Board, Practical Procedures in Aesthetic Dentistry
- Editorial Board, Inside Dentistry
- Former Editor, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Journal
- Member, Academy of General Dentistry
- Member, American Equilibration Society
- Member, American Dental Association