Meet the Team Dedicated to Your Smile
At Southeast Smiles, we’re all equally invested in patient care and experience.
Looking for a dental 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 every day. 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.
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.
Pallavi Saraf, DMD
Dr. Pallavi Saraf is originally from Marietta, Georgia and attended the University of Colorado at Boulder for her undergraduate degree in Integrative Physiology. Following that, she moved down to Charleston, SC to complete her dental training at the Medical University of South Carolina. After graduation, her love of the ocean led her to Wilmington and she couldn’t be happier!Dr. Saraf was introduced to dentistry at a young age by assisting her Dad who is an endodontist. She loves seeing patients of all ages and is continuously looking for ways to make her patients feel more comfortable at their visits. She is excited to join a practice that spends time getting to know their patients and truly wants the best for them. Life is short–be honest and good to one another! She believes that patient understanding of their dental health is key to understanding their total health and wants her patients to live as healthy and happy as possible. She is excited about the new technology at this office and is always learning and collaborating with other professionals. Her area of interests are sleep apnea, holistic dentistry, childhood growth and development, as well as TMJ dysfunction. Outside the office, Dr. Saraf loves to be outside with her German Shepherd, Lady. She loves to have her feet either in the water or in the dirt and is always ready for an adventure. She enjoys gardening, cooking, live music, design projects and photography. She loves fostering good community and friendships and can’t wait to get to know you!
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.
Elizabeth "Charlee" MacNeish
Born and raised in Topsail Beach, NC. Charlee graduated from Coastal Carolina for Dental Hygiene in 1999 and also has a bachelors in healthcare management from 2009. She enjoys going to the beach and pool with her 2 children and dog, Max! Charlee can be found delivering hygiene care and oral health education to our patients.
Mary "Lynn" Graham
Lynn is a Wilmington local who enjoys spending time with her fiancé, family, and friends. She loves taking naps with her dog, Lucy. Lynn graduated from Dental Assisting School in Michigan in 1990 and moved back to Wilmington and acquired her North Carolina CDA in ‘95. She can be found side-by-side with Dr. Panchal delivering compassionate dental care to all of our patients.