Dr. Arthur Bruce (Art) has enjoyed serving the dental needs of his patients in the Upstate of South Carolina since 1977. He is dedicated to offering high quality family and cosmetic dentistry in a warm and caring environment. He welcomes all new patients who are looking for a gentle dentist who uses the latest dental technology.
Dr. Bruce is a native of Anderson, S.C. where he graduated from T.L. Hanna High School, and later got his B.S. in Zoology from nearby Clemson University. He graduated in 1977 from the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine in Charleston, S.C.
In 1977 he started his practice from "scratch" in historic Pendleton, S.C. The Lord blessed him with many wonderful patients and families. In 2005, after having outgrown his original office, he built a beautiful new "state of the art" facility one block from his old office.
Dr. Bruce is a member of the South Carolina Dental Association, American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Tri County Dental Society, and the Anderson County Dental Society. He is currently serving on the South Carolina State Board of Dentistry. Dr. Bruce is on staff at AnMed Hospital in Anderson, S.C. Dr. Bruce enjoys staying current on all the latest techniques in dentistry. Every year Dr. Bruce takes over 30 hours of Continuing Education courses to stay updated on all the latest techniques.
Dr. Bruce is a member of Concord Baptist Church in Anderson. He has gone on several Christian Medical/Dental mission trips to Honduras, Haiti, and the Ukraine. In his spare time he enjoys working out, swimming, snow skiing, and attending Clemson athletic events. He and his wife Kathy have three grown children-Jay, Will, Anna, and daughter-in-law, Amy. Dr. Bruce is very excited to have his son, Jay, in the practice.
Dr. Jay Bruce is glad to be practicing in the Upstate of South Carolina. He welcomes all new patients who need a caring dental home.
Dr. Bruce, a graduate of T.L. Hanna High School in Anderson, South Carolina, received his Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from Clemson University. In May 2008 he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. During his time in dental school Dr. Bruce served on the National Board of Trustees for the American Student Dental Association, a division of the American Dental Association.
Following dental school Dr. Bruce completed an Advanced Education for General Dentistry Residency at the Baylor College of Dentistry at the Texas A & M Health Science Center in Dallas, Texas. In this program Dr. Bruce received a higher level of experience in oral surgery, oral medicine and pathology, endodontics, pediatric dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, fixed and removable prosthodontics, and working with special needs, cancer, and transplant patients. Dr. Jay Bruce is a member of the South Carolina Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Tri County Dental Society, and the Anderson County Dental Society. Dr. Bruce enjoys taking continuing education courses to stay current on all the latest dental techniques.
Dr. Jay Bruce has served on Christian Medical/ Dental Mission Trips to Haiti, Honduras, and the Ukraine. In his spare time he enjoys Clemson sports, working out, traveling, and spending time with his wife, Amy. He and his wife attend NewSpring Church in Anderson.