Dr. Holtzclaw is a native South Carolinian, being born and raised in Spartanburg. He is a proud graduate of Dorman High School and the University of South Carolina Upstate. He then followed his childhood dream of being a dentist and went on to study dentistry at the Medical University of South Carolina, where he earned his D.M.D.
Dr. Holtzclaw is an active member of the Greenville Dental Society, South Carolina Dental Association, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, DOCS education, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and International Team of Implantology. For Dr. Holtzclaw, dentistry is more than just a job. It is both a passion and hobby. He loves attending multiple continuing education classes and seminars. He is also a proud member of the Upstate Study Club, a division of the Seattle Study Club.
Dr. Holtzclaw married the love of his life, Libby, in 2008 at Cross Roads Baptist Church, where they are both active members. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Holtzclaw enjoys reading, listening to music, and watching almost any sport. He especially enjoys rooting on the Atlanta Braves, Miami Dolphins, and South Carolina Gamecocks.