Meet our Dentist in Thomasville, NC - Nicholas Hurley, D.D.S., P.A.!
Our Philosophy of dental practice is simple: Treat our patients as if they were members of our own family. We emphasize prevention along with the finest restorative care possible. By putting our patients' interests ahead of our own we have remained a vibrant Thomasville dental practice that was started over a quarter century ago.
Dr. Nicholas Hurley
Our Thomasville dentist, Dr. Nicholas Hurley grew up in Michigan and graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor's degree in Biology and Chemistry in 2003. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2007 from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in Michigan. He and his wife Kathy keep busy with their two children, Tristan and Brielle. In his free time he enjoys going to the gym, music, playing drums, baseball and of course, spending as much time as possible with his family.
Dr. Hurley is highly skilled in many aspects of dentistry including restorative and cosmetic, dental implants, braces (orthodontics), oral surgery (extractions), dental implants, endodontics (root canals), periodontics (gum treatment), and pediatrics. His goal is to make patients feel comfortable and relaxed in the dental chair while providing the best possible dental care available. He is a member of the American Orthodontic Society, the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Association, and the High Point Dental Society. Dr. Hurley completed his dental implant training through the Trinon Collegium Practicum.
Christy is the Office Manager and has been with our practice sixteen years. She makes appointments, financial arrangements, and handles all aspects of dental insurance. Christy answers many patient questions and works diligently to help them maximize their insurance benefits. She and her husband Joe reside in Thomasville with their three cats and "Noel", their Bichon Frise. Christy loves to travel, enjoys cooking, working on all types of puzzles, home improvement projects and being outdoors anytime, but especially when it snows.
Christy is one of our Dental Hygienists and has been with us for fourteen years. She graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Guilford Technical Community College. Christy has expertise in all aspects of dental hygiene including patient education, dental radiology, and procedures for the treatment of periodontal (gum) disease. She and her husband Scott reside in Thomasville with their two "four-legged" children "Maddie" a Miniature Schnauzer, and "Ozzi" a golden doodle. Christy enjoys cooking, reading, and home decorating.
Mallary is our Patient Coordinator and has been with us for five years. She attended Piedmont Dental Assisting School where she received her radiology certification and dental assisting degree. She makes new patient appointments, helps answer dental insurance questions and in general helps the office run smoothly. Mallary's warm, compassionate personality makes her a true asset to our staff. She and her husband Eric have a young son named Silas, Taji their dog and Chloe the cat. Mallary enjoys shopping, music and concerts, spending time at the lake and crafting, especially wreaths.
April as been with us for 4 years. She graduated from the GTCC Dental Hygiene program in 2013. Prior to attending hygiene school she worked as a Nursing Assistant for five years. April truly enjoys all aspects of her dental career and absolutely loves making our patients smile. Her main goal is to educate her patients and give them an overall pleasant experience while in the dental chair. She and her husband Billy, enjoy snow boarding, traveling and their two puppy babies, Jack and Benny. April loves crafting, especially sewing projects, furniture painting and monogramming with her Cameo machine.
Mindy has over eighteen years experience as a dental assistant and actually worked at this location for eight years with Dr. Stuart Whiddon. Mindy is a DA II and certified in radiology. Her cheerful attitude and smile are loved by all who her meet her. She makes sure that our patients have a pleasant, positive experience during their dental appointment. Mindy and her husband, Larry enjoy spending free time with their rescue pets, dogs Maggie, Ralphie and Dexter, and cats Winter and Matilda. She enjoys outdoor activities, crafting, is an avid reader and loves putting jigsaw puzzles together, even giving them as finished gifts.
Destinee is the newest member of our team. She has four years of experience in dental assisting and is proficient in all aspects of orthodontics. She graduated and received her degree from Piedmont Dental Assisting school and is radiology certified. Destinee has a new English Labrador puppy named Cam and loves training him. She also enjoys going to the beach, trying new restaurants, and watching her boyfriend, Michael, participate in bracket dragster racing.