Dentist in Columbia, SC
Joel E Johnson, DMD, PA
9 Office Park Ct.
Columbia, SC 29223-5957

Dr. Joel Johnson DMD, PA is proud to be a comprehensive family oriented dental practice. We feel great satisfaction from developing long term relationships with our patients. These relationships have sustained our position as a premier dental practice in Columbia for more than 37 years.

Our clients have continually benefitted from our investment in a modern dental facility, commitment to continuing education, and the latest in dental technology. Conveniently located in Northeast Columbia on 9 Office Park Court we have a modern facility with ample parking and access for special needs patients.

Each of our treatment rooms is equipped with the latest computer equipment, cable television, intra-oral cameras and a host of patient information videos and information.

Our experienced team will ensure that you get the service and attention to detail you should expect. The use of computers and special software has streamlined our relationship with insurance companies and allows us to get information concerning your benefits in a matter of minutes. We also take all major credit cards and have a variety of dental payment options available should you require them.

We hope to see you soon. 

Office Hours* 

Monday:07:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Tuesday:07:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Wednesday:07:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Thursday:07:00 AM - 03:00 PM

 *By Appointment Only 


Your appointment time is reserved specifically for you at the time requested. We ask that you arrive a few minutes early to provide us with updated medical and dental benefit change information. If circumstances prevent you from keeping your appointment please be aware we maintain a 24 hour advance notification policy.

Insurance and Billing
Dental insurance is great! We even accept the assignment of insurance benefits so that your out-of-pocket expense can be minimized. Our office insurance experts will evaluate your particular insurance plan and work to get you the maximum reimbursement allowed. We will need this information and an original claim form before we can bill your insurance company. 

Remember that you are ultimately responsible for your account. Insurance is a contract between you and your insurance company. Please be aware that some or all of the treatments we have recommended for your smile restoration and health enhancement may be considered non-covered or not reasonable or necessary under your insurance program.

We accept ALL insurance but we are preferred providers for the following dental insurance companies: 

  • BCBS: *Grid Plus
  • BCBS: *State Dental Plus
  • Cigna 
  • Delta Dental
  • FEP Blue
  • GEHA
  • Guardian
  • Met Life 

When you schedule or arrive for an appointment please have dental benefit information available for our office records. Accurate personal information is critical so we may provide you with the most up to date feedback regarding your dental benefit plan. We require that financial policies be reviewed by our clients prior to the initiation of dental care. 

Payment Options

  • We accept most insurance, cash, and checks.
  • We accept Visa, Discover, MasterCard and American Express.
  • We offer financing from CareCredit. You can get up to 12 months of interest-free financing and a very low interest rate for longer-term payment plans. 

Financing Options 

CareCredit offers “0% interest payment plans through Care Credit” Many of our patients find this to be an excellent way to help offset the cost of needed or wanted dental work. If you would like more information please feel free to contact our office.

As a service to our patients, we are pleased to offer the CareCredit card, North America's leading patient payment program. CareCredit offers a full range of payment plans to meet every financing need. With the popular No Interest Payment Plans* there are no interest charges if the balance is paid in full within the specified time period. Or, if you prefer an even lower monthly payment, you can choose the low interest, Extended Payment Plans* for procedure fees from $1,000 up. Plus, there are no upfront costs, no annual fees, and no pre-payment penalties. It's easy to apply and you'll receive an online decision in seconds. Apply Now or see our staff for more details. 

Facilities and Equipment

  • Digital X-rays
  • CBCT
  • Intra Oral Cameras
  • E4D - Same Day Crowns
  • Diagnodent Laser Cavity Detector
  •  Invisalign
  • Clear Correct 
  • 6 Month Smiles

We thank you for allowing us to take care of your dental needs and look forward to serving you.

Make an appointment today…..we’ll give you a reason to smile!

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Joel E Johnson DMD, PA
Creating Beautiful Smiles

Joel E Johnson DMD LLC | 9 Office Park Court, Columbia, South Carolina 29223 | Phone: (803) 788-2555