About Your Dentist
Dr. Lanham was born and raised in West Virginia completing his undergraduate studies in Biology at West Virginia Institute of Technology in 1978. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 1982 followed by a three-year tour in the United States Navy based in Parris Island, South Carolina.
In private practice since 1985, Dr. Lanham has been committed to staying at the forefront of dentistry by participating in extensive and ongoing post-doctoral education. He has completed numerous courses with The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain and The Academy of Laser Dentistry which has influenced a great deal of his practice philosophy. He aspires to provide healthy smiles through individualized dental care while building total wellness with his patients.
Post-graduate education and organizations include: The American Dental Association, The Academy of General Dentistry, The Academy of Laser Dentistry, The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and The South Carolina Dental Association.
Dr. Lanham lives in Columbia. He has three grown children – Chad, Bria, and Kyle. After coaching football and basketball for 20 years, Dr. Lanham now enjoys conducting sports camps in conjunction with mission trips in Central and South American as well as the United States. His hobbies include golfing and fishing.
Born and raised in Cuba, Dr Liena Abreus first became a dentist in 2004, when she graduated as General Dentist from Havana's Instituto Superior de Ciencias Medicas. She moved to the States in 2008 and she worked diligently to achieve her dream of becoming a dentist again. After being accepted by the University of Minnesota, she graduated as a Doctor in Dental Surgery in 2017.
Dr. Abreus is a member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. A nerd at heart, she values continuing education to stay at the top of new technologies and techniques. Her warm personality and genuine interest in her patient's best, make her an excellent professional to whom patients come back year after year.
Dr. Abreus has a beautiful family. In her free time, she enjoys spending time by the beach with her husband Emilio and their children John and Nina. Dr Abreus' family is excited to make Myrtle Beach home and they look forward to many years of service to our community.
La Doctora Liena Abreus se recibió como Odontóloga con altos honores en Cuba en el 2004 - y desde entonces su vida ha estado ligada a la Odontología.
Tras emigrar a Estados Unidos, y luego de años de esfuerzo y dedicación, en el 2017 se diplomó como Cirujana Dental en la prestigiosa Universidad de Minnesota.
La Doctora Liena Abreus afiliaciones profesionales incluyen la Asociación Americana de Dentistas, la Asociacion de Dentistas de Carolina del Sur y de Minnesota. Miembro además de la Academia de Dentistas Generales y la Academia de Estomatología Cosmética (AGD y AACD por sus siglas en Inglés, respectivamente).
Con su personalidad cálida y su trato honesto y afable, la Doctora Abreus es muy querida por sus pacientes, niños y adultos, quienes regresan a ella año tras año para estar bajo sus cuidados.
Liena, su esposo Emilio y sus hijos John y Nina, aman Myrtle Beach y han formado su hogar en esta comunidad playera. Orgullosa de ofrecer sus talentos como doctora bilingüe, la Doctora Abreus le da la bienvenida a The Mill Dental Care, a todos los pacientes Hispanos de nuestra comunidad- !Estamos para servirles!