Meet the Doctors
Dr. Brian Derrick
As one of the most trusted family and cosmetic dentists in Greenville, SC, Dr. Brian Derrick’s greatest strength is putting anxious dental patients at ease. He has built his practice around the philosophy that dentistry should be a positive experience. As a result, the Falls Park Dentistry office provides a quiet, relaxing environment designed to make your visit as stress-free as possible.
Born and raised in Charleston, SC, Dr. Derrick was only 13 years old when he first used dental instruments. The opportunity arose when he volunteered at the Charleston Museum reconstructing fossils using dental tools. He graduated from Presbyterian College in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. His first career was working in the lab at West Vaco Paper Mill in Charleston. He then went on to the Medical University of South Carolina, where he earned his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry. Dr. Derrick has been practicing Dentistry in the Upstate since 2003. He is a member of the South Carolina Dental Association, American Dental Association and the Upstate Chapter of the Seattle Study Club.
In his spare time, Dr. Derrick enjoys fishing, hiking, and bird hunting with his Brittany Spaniel, Riley.
Dr. Lyle Parks
After practicing dentistry for the past 5 years, Dr. Lyle Parks is honored to call Falls Park Dentistry home. Dr. Parks prides himself on listening to patient’s concerns and putting their needs above all else. His caring and compassionate nature help create a pleasant dental experience.
Dr. Parks was born and raised in Greenville. He attended Buncombe Street United Methodist Church and graduated from Riverside High School. He then attended The Citadel, earning a Bachelors of Science in Biology, graduating in 2007. He went on to the Medical University of South Carolina, where he earned his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 2011. He then moved to Little Rock, Arkansas, where he practiced dentistry for four years prior to moving back to Greenville in 2015.
Dr. Parks is married to his high school sweetheart, Ashley. They have a daughter, Avery, and a son, Luke. In his spare time, Dr. Parks enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, and cars.
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With our years of experience and our track record of success, we’d love to be your partner in maintaining proper oral health. Call us at (864) 243-8371 to set an appointment with us today!
You may also set an appointment and download patient registration forms on our Contact Us page. We look forward to seeing you at our Greenville, SC office.