About Your Dentist

Kenneth W. Carson, DDS

"A smile is the universal welcome." - Max Eastman

Background & Education

Dr. Carson is a native of Kershaw. He is a graduate of Clemson University and the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in Richmond, Virginia. He served honorably in the US Air Force and has been in private practice in Camden since. He is married to the former Sybil Bell of Kershaw and they have three children, Cameron, Welsh, and Nancy, and five grandchildren.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Carson is a member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Sumter County Dental Society, and the South Carolina Academy of Implant Studies. He has served as president of The Pee Dee Dental Society and The Kershaw County Dental Society. He is a board member of the Community Medical Clinic and a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry as well as the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr. Carson has been very active in arranging school screenings and care for indigent students by members of the Kershaw County Dental Society.

Community Activities

Over the years Dr. Carson has been involved in many civic endeavors. He is past president of the Camden Rotary Club, past president of the Kershaw County Chamber of Commerce, past president of the Camden Country Club, past V. P. of the Camden Jaycees, and past chairman of Kershaw County IPTAY. He was on the founding board of the Kershaw Center, The Each One Teach One program, and the Camden Tree Foundation. Dr. Carson is an elder at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. He enjoys golf, Clemson sports, and tending Sybil's horse farm.

Bradley Young, DMD

“Dental health is of the utmost importance to your overall health and wellbeing.  Maintaining a bright, healthy smile can also make a profound and positive impact on your self-esteem.”

My Mission

“My goal is to educate and motivate each patient to make informed decisions about their oral health care and work collaboratively to create an individualized dental treatment plan that most effectively meets their unique needs. My team and I strive to provide the most advanced, state-of-the-art care in a calm, comfortable environment.”


Medical University of South Carolina– Charleston, SCDoctorate of Dental MedicineJames B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine

University of South Carolina – Columbia, SCBachelor of Science in Science and Mathematics

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Young is a member of the South Carolina Academy of Implant Studies.  He is proficient in CEREC CAD-CAM and has completed comprehensive training at the Dawson Center for the Advancement of Dentistry in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Life & Hobbies

A native of Northeast Columbia, SC, Dr. Young continues to call the Midlands of South Carolina home and has enjoyed serving the people of Lexington County for over seventeen years. In his free time, Dr. Young enjoys snow skiing, hunting, and spending quality time with his twins, Lillian and Brady.