Dr. Andrew Kloch - Surfside Beach
Dr. Andrew Kloch is an alumnus of North Carolina State University where he received his degree of Bachelors of Science in Zoology. He then returned to his home state of Maryland where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Dr. Kloch also completed an oral surgery clerkship while attending dental school. Now residing in South Carolina, Dr. Kloch is the associate of our Surfside Beach location. He lives in Pawleys Island with his wife, Hannah, and their two dogs, Marbles and Tiller.
Dr. Nayankumar Vyas - Asheville
Dr. Nayankumar Vyas is originally from the western part of India. He graduated with his Bachelors in Dental Surgery from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences, India. He moved to the USA to be closer to his family residing in North Carolina. He attended the International Dentist Program at Indiana University School of Dentistry to receive his ‘Doctor of Dental Surgery’ degree. He was a part of the Deans’ list and was also awarded the ‘Student Excellence Award’ by the Indianapolis General Dentistry study club. After graduating he worked as a clinical and laboratory instructor at IUSD and also practiced as an Associate Dentist at a private practice before moving back to North Carolina. He is an active member of the American Dental association and North Carolina Dental Society.
He resides in Asheville with his wife Dr. Priya and their son. He loves hiking and exploring Asheville in his spare time.
Dr. V as he is known to the staff and his patients is very passionate about dentistry and strives to make his patients comfortable while in his care. His favorite part of dentistry is providing edentulous patients with a beautiful smile and confidence with the help of partial and complete dentures.
Dr. Neal Patel - Asheville
Dr. Neal H. Patel is a North Carolina native, growing up in Raleigh. He attended The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he graduated with a degree in Chemistry and a minor in Business Administration. After college, Dr. Patel earned a Master’s Degree in Medical Sciences from Mississippi College. He attended Indiana University School of Dentistry from 2010 to 2014.
Since his graduation, Dr. Patel has found his way back home to serve the population of North Carolina. He provides a wide spectrum of care, including preventative, orthodontic, restorative, esthetic, endodontic (root canals), and oral surgery procedures. Dr. Patel is also enthusiastic about continuing education and stays current on the technological advancements that are reshaping the dental profession. Dr. Patel shares an enthusiasm for public service and routinely volunteers his time with the NC Missions of Mercy dental clinics throughout the state. In his free time he enjoys activities with his friends, watching UNC football and basketball, and trying different types of food.
Dr. Patel is a member of the American Dental Association, the NC Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Anupriya Fernandes - Asheville
Dr. Anupriya Fernandes hails from the southern part of India. She received her Bachelors in Dental Surgery from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences, India. There after she practiced as a General dentist for both a private practice and in a hospital setting before moving to the USA. She attended the International Dentist Program at Indiana University School of Dentistry and graduated with highest distinction to receive her degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. She was a part of the Deans’ list and was also awarded the ‘Deans International Dentist Program Citation’ award. She was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society by Theta Theta Chapter because of her excellence in academics. She is an active member of the American Dental association, North Carolina Dental Society and OKU Theta Theta Chapter.
She currently resides in Asheville with her husband and toddler son. She enjoys cooking for the family and hiking along the mountains of Asheville in her spare time.
Dr. Priya believes in a sincere concern for the health of her patients. Treating patients with a caring heart and gentle hands is her motto.
Dr. Jason Pate - Goldsboro
Dr. Pate is a long time resident of central North Carolina. Born in Memphis, TN, he moved to the Raleigh area in his teenage years, where he completed high school and went on to study Biology and Chemistry at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, graduating in 1997. He later attended the UNC School of Dentistry, graduating with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree in 2002. He has been practicing in North Carolina ever since, and is a member of the American Dental Association. He has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education since graduation, and enjoys many aspects of practicing general dentistry. When not working, Dr. Pate enjoys traveling all over the country, playing golf, and watching his beloved Tarheels play football and basketball.
Dr. A.C. Uveges,II - New Bern
An Ohio native, Dr. A.C. Uveges,II grew up in the Cleveland area and completed both his undergraduate and postgraduate work from Case Western Reserve and Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Uveges has over twenty years of private practice experience and takes great pride in treating his patients with the best care possible. A leader in his profession, Dr. Uveges has had extensive training in New York City with the renown, "Dentist of the Stars", Dr. Larry Rosenthal and has attained Mastership level training with the Aesthetic Advantage ~Advanced Aesthetic Continuum through New York University College of Dentistry and has been a clinical instructor with “Aesthetic Advantage HandsOn Program at the Rosenthal Institute, NYU College of Dentistry. Dr. Uveges spent time working in New York City on Park Avenue.
Dr. Uveges was honored with distinction as MDTV National Medical Expert in Cosmetic Dentistry by the MDTV Medical News Now, Inc. He received America ́s Top Dentist Designation, was featured in New Beauty Magazine, Northern Ohio Live Magazine and Cleveland Best Dentist in America Designation. Dr. Uveges is a member of The American Society of Cosmetic Dentistry. Most notably, Dr. Uveges is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists and a member of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, a dental honorary.
As far as his involvement in the community, Dr. Uveges served many years as the Relay for LifeErie County Chairman. He helped in founding the Uveges Genetic Cancer through the North Coast Cancer Center in Sandusky, Ohio. He has been involved in the Chamber of Commerce, Sandusky Elks, and numerous community activities. Dr. Uveges and his wife, Linda, have an eleven year old daughter, Cambelle and a nine year old son, Charlie.
Dr. Charles Wang - Jacksonville
Dr Wang has been a resident of North Carolina for almost 10 years. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (go Heels!) for his Bachelor of Science in chemistry before completing his dental training at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Dr Wang then returned to North Carolina at Greenville for his advanced education in general dentistry residency program with community health. In his spare time, Dr Wang is an adamant foodie and tries to exercise regularly to support his eating habits. At Miller and Associates in Jacksonville, Dr Wang sees patients for general dentistry (including fillings, extractions, root canals, crowns, bridges and more) as well as dentures in a day. Dr Wang enjoys seeing a wide diversity of patients and is able to speak Spanish and Mandarin. Dr Wang encourages all his patients to ask questions about their dental health and oral hygiene, knowledge is power!