3126 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29205
Phone: (803) 252-8101
The mission statement of our practice is simple: to offer the best care in a nurturing and supportive environment. People first. Those who have entrusted their oral care to University Dental are the focus of the practice. Dr. McKelvey is a lifelong learner, demonstrated by her status as a Master in the Academy of General Dentistry. University Dental has exemplified that the profession of dentistry is about service for more than 25 years. The practice focuses on preventative and restorative dentistry.
Good oral health is a partnership, and patient education is the cornerstone of the practice. Dr. McKelvey is privileged to work with a gifted staff who espouse this philosophy. She is a graduate of Old Dominion University and the Howard University College of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the National Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the American College of Dentists.
Dr. McKelvey is honored to have been selected by her peers as a 2019 Top Dentist. Dr. McKelvey and her husband, Walter, are active members of the Columbia community and Francis Burns United Methodist Church. The practice is located in the historic Shandon area of Columbia near Earth Fare and Dreher High School.