Dr. Richard Hunt is a native of Rocky Mount, NC, and represents the third generation of dentists in the Hunt family. He is a 1989 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. Dr. Richard has served his profession as president of the NC Dental Society and the Dental Foundation of N.C. He is a director & past-chair of the LD Pankey Foundation and was a former chair of the Dental Assisting National Board.


Dr. Hunt realizes the importance of lifelong learning and attends over 100 hours of continuing education every year in order to remain knowledgeable about current topics and techniques in his profession. In turn, he also enjoys teaching other dentists about the joy, happiness, and satisfaction that can be achieved through patient care based on a trusting relationship and clinical excellence.