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Dentist – Raleigh, NC

Get to Know
Dr. Hunt

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Dr. Hunt grew up in Louisville, KY where his stepfather has practiced general dentistry for over 30 years. After high school, Dr. Hunt attended Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC where he majored in Biology and was a member of the football team. During his years at Wofford Dr. Hunt participated in a dental externship that inspired him to pursue a career in dentistry.

Why Did You Want to Become a Dentist?

Dr. Hunt is passionate about delivering the highest quality of dentistry in a relaxing, calming, and enjoyable environment. His enthusiasm for optimum health and fitness enhances his drive to provide his patients with the opportunity to have excellent oral health.

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Where Did You Study Dentistry?

After college, Dr. Hunt attended the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where he became interested in advanced dentistry, including crowns, bridges, and implants. Based on his interests, he decided to attend the University of North Carolina’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry program. During his time at UNC he met and was mentored by Dr. Barker. While at UNC, Dr. Hunt broadened his knowledge in many significant areas of dentistry. He received advanced training in crowns/bridges, aesthetic dentistry including Invisalign, veneers, dental implants, endodontics, oral surgery, and periodontics.

Since completing his education in 2013, Dr. Hunt has practiced dentistry just outside of Raleigh. While practicing, Dr. Hunt has continued to grow and advance his knowledge of dentistry through his clinical experience, advanced training, and continuing education. Moreover, Dr. Hunt has focused explicitly on sedation, dental implants, surgery, and esthetic dentistry. Since beginning the practice of dentistry Dr. Hunt has placed hundreds of dental implants and has developed a genuine love for implant dentistry and the benefits it can bring to his patients. Dr. Hunt is also certified in I.V. Moderate Conscious sedation and enjoys offering this service to his patients with dental anxiety.

Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?

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When he is not practicing dentistry, he enjoys staying active at his neighborhood CrossFit gym. Also, he enjoys spending time with his family- wife Dalton, children Gibson, Reeves, and Campbell, and two dogs, Barnes and Mabel.