Meet Dr. Ben Davis

Dr. Davis is a native of Durham. Three weeks after he was born, his family moved to the South Pacific island of Guam. Six years after that, he returned to the small mountain town of Sylva, where he spent the remainder of his childhood.

Dr. Davis completed his undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he received a BA in biology. He furthered his education with a BS in pharmacy at the University of North Carolina. After practicing pharmacy for six years, Dr. Davis started dental school. He graduated with honors from the UNC School of Dentistry.

He practiced for a year as a general dentist in Durham. Then Dr. Davis completed specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. He is a board-certified pediatric dentist.


  • Certificate in pediatric dentistry – University of Maryland School of Dentistry-Baltimore
  • Doctorate of Dental Surgery with honors – UNC School of Dentistry-Chapel Hill
  • Bachelor of Science in pharmacy with honors – University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
  • Bachelor of Arts in biology – University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill


  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Diplomate
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, fellow
  • American Dental Association
  • North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Wake County Pediatric Dental Study


Dr. Davis lives with his lovely wife Boo, son Andrew, and daughter Catherine. He enjoys biking, hiking, fishing, and all outdoor activities. He also loves watching ACC basketball.