Dedicated to your smile
At Southeast Smiles, we’re all equally invested in patient care and experience.
Looking for a dentist office that is perfect for the entire family? From small children to seniors, we’ll make sure each and every visit is pain free, comfortable, and enjoyable. We want you to love being in our office, just as much as we love serving our patients!
Your sensational smile can become a reality. How do we know? Because we create gorgeous smiles with optimal function everyday.
We specialize in providing top-quality cosmetic and aesthetic restorative treatments, so you can rest assured that you are in good hands.
At Southeast Smiles we provide a unique blend of Caring, Comfort and Cosmetic Dentistry. Our patients’ oral hygiene is our main priority! You will feel welcome from the moment you walk in until the end of your office visit.
Dr. Parimal M. Panchal, DMD
Born and raised in the southwest suburbs of Chicago, Dr. Panchal is an honors graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science and of Temple University with a Doctorate of Medical Dentistry and a Master’s in Business Administration. Dr. Panchal is passionate about continuing education, training, and staying engaged in the latest developments in patient care. His additional training includes Solea® Laser, CEREC, implantology, the Chao® Pinhole surgical technique, sleep apnea, and short-term orthodontics, just to name a few. Dr. Panchal strives to ensure each and every patient is comfortable and understands their dental needs as they work together to achieve their desired smile. He enjoys exploring new technology, cars, running, and spending time with his wife, two children, and little dog, Laila.
Born and raised in Elizabethtown, NC, Sharon’s family is originally from Honduras and she is fluent in Spanish. Sharon is a graduate of the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Professional Writing and Pre-Law. Sharon loves living near the beach, experiencing different cultures, and helping people. She’s an avid Game of Thrones viewer and Pizza lover. Sharon lives by the quote “Leave every place better than you found it.” Sharon can be found overseeing the administrative responsibilities around office, helping patients understand their treatment plans as well as answering financial questions.
Born and raised in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Lynchburg, VA. Meredith graduated from Aveda Institute Charlotte and is a licensed esthetician. In her free time she enjoys seeing live music, traveling, shopping, eating good food and laying low at home binging her favorite shows. Meredith can be found in our commercial and at the front desk helping patients with their needs.
Bethany is a graduate from Wayne Community College and has an Associates Degree in Applied Sciences, Dental Hygiene. She is a member of the ADHA and the President of the Southeastern Component of the North Carolina Dental Hygienist’s Association. Beth enjoys fishing and gardening with her husband, Seth. They have three fur children, a dog named Lulu and cats named Frank, and Ranger. Beth can be found delivering hygiene care and oral health education to our patients.
Dorathea “Dot” Cox
Dot graduated from Coastal Carolina, and has been practicing as a Dental Hygienist for 40+ years. She loves providing patients with exemplary care and teaching them oral care techniques. Dot and her husband reside near Southport, and they have two daughters together as well as two grandchildren. Dot is an active member of her community and church, and she enjoys crafting, cooking, and gardening.
Born in Columbia, South Carolina, Ally grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. Allyson is a graduate of Wake Technical Community College with a degree in Dental Assisting. Ally is actively pursuing her interests in dental technological advancements. She is trained in the Chao® Pinhole Surgical Technique, CEREC technology and the Solea® Laser. Ally can often be found with her beloved dog, Murphy Girl, beach combing for sea glass and sharks’ teeth, or kayaking North Carolina’s barrier islands. Ally is an advocate of ocean conservation and is on the Board of Directors for the non-profit organization Masonboro.org. Ally can be found side-by-side with Dr. Panchal delivering caring, compassionate dental care to all of our patients.
Born in Pennsylvania but raised in Wilmington, Kelsey is a graduate of Cape Fear Community College and is a Certified Dental Assistant. Kelsey is passionate about continuing her education in the dentistry and is trained in CEREC technology and the Solea® Laser. Kelsey spends her free time at the beach, paddle boarding, traveling, and loving her fur baby kitty, Chloe. Kelsey can be found working side-by-side with Dr. Panchal delivering caring, compassionate dental care to all of our patients.