General Dentistry

General dentists act as your primary care dental provider for most of your basic dental needs, such as routine check-ups, oral health screenings and cleanings.

They provide prompt treatment for dental trauma, such as broken, missing or loosened teeth, and can refer you to a specialist as needed.

General dentists can also perform cosmetic procedures, such as teeth whitening, or create mouth guards to protect your teeth during athletic activities.

Services Include

  • Hygiene services (teeth cleaning)
  • Restorative care (fillings)
  • Tooth-colored restorations and tooth whitening (bleaching)
  • Crowns
  • Fixed partial dentures (bridges)
  • Athletic mouth guards
  • Bite guards

Meet Our General Dentists

Sumi Ahmed

Sumi Ahmed

Education

  • BDS, Rajiv Gandhi Univeristy of Health Sciences, India
  • Certificate, Dental Hygiene, UNC Adams School of Dentistry
  • MS, Operative Dentistry, UNC Adams School of Dentistry
Carol Haggerty

Carol Haggerty

Education

  • MPH, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • Certificate, Core Public Health Concepts, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • DDS, University of Michigan
  • BS, Dental Hygiene, University of Michigan
Kent Moberly

Kent Moberly

Education

  • DMD, Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine
  • General Practice Residency, University of Washington
Gustavo Oliveira

Gustavo Oliveira

Education

  • DDS, Dentistry, Federal Univeristy of Santa Catalina
Alden Phillips

Alden Phillips

Education

  • DDS, UNC Adams School of Dentistry
Dilek Uyan

Dilek Uyan

Education

  • PhD, Prosthodontics, Istanbul Univesrity, Institute of Health Sciences
  • MS, Istanbul University
  • DDS, Istanbul University
Bert Vasconcellos

Bert Vasconcellos

Education

  • DDS, Rio de Janeiro University, Brazil
  • MS, Prosthodontics, University of São Paulo, Brazil
  • PhD, Operative Dentistry, University of São Paulo, Brazil