Meet the Doctor

Wilson H. Ackerman, DMD

Dr. Wilson H. Ackerman graduated from Lander University in 2004 and continued his education at College of Charleston before attending the Medical University of South Carolina, where he received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine. Dr. Ackerman excelled at MUSC where he was on the Dean’s list all 4 years and also received the Senior Esthetic Dentistry Award.  Upon graduation, Dr. Ackerman was awarded with The Rural Dentist Incentive Program, due to his commitment in returning to practice in Greenwood, SC which is considered a Health Professional Shortage Area.  Dr. Wilson H. Ackerman is the son of Dr. Gray Ackerman and the nephew of Dr. Steve Ackerman, both of who recently retired from over 30 years of practicing dentistry.

Dr. Ackerman is a caring, talented and compassionate professional who believes that each patient should be treated based on their own individual needs. He is dedicated to ensuring that his patients receive the highest quality dental care by gaining additional knowledge through continuing education courses and local study clubs. He recently attended a Zimmer implant restorative course in Carlsbad, California, where he gained additional knowledge in the restoration of dental implants. Dr. Ackerman is an active member of the American Dental Association, the South Carolina Dental Association and the Upper Savannah Dental Society.

Dr. Ackerman is a devoted husband to his wife, Laura Ackerman, who is also a Greenwood native.  They are the proud parents of Ellis Kate, Wyatt and Sellars; who are 6 years old, 4 years and 1 year old respectively.  Dr. Ackerman enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, hunting and anything outdoors.