Dentist in Fayetteville, NC

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff’s training, professional credentials and work experience. .

 

Laurence R. Mester, Jr. DDS

Laurence R. Mester, Jr. DDS
General Dentist 

Dr. Mester was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from St. John's University in Jamaica, New York, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He was awarded a Health Professions Scholarship by the United State Army to attend dental school and he graduated with a DDS degree from Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in 2004. He received several awards upon graduation including the Outstanding General Practicioner Award, and Divisional excellence in Oral Radiology Awards.

In June of 2004, Dr. Mester went on Active Duty in the Army. As the Chief of Operations for the 257th Medical Company (Dental Services), Captain Mester has deployed in support of the Hurricane Katrina relief effort and in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. His ribbons include the Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and Humantitarian Service Medal.

As a General Dentist, Dr. Mester has practiced dentistry Fayetteville and Spring Lake since 2005.  From various crowns, bridges, molar root canals as well as implants and wisdom teeth extractions, Dr. Mester enjoys improving and maintaining every patient’s total oral health.  He is dedicated in continuously practicing and improving his knowledge and mastery of the latest dental technologies, and providing a wide range of dentistry services to our community.  


 

Ahmed U. Metwally, DMD
General Dentist 

Dr. Metwally was born in Egypt and moved to the US when he was 7. Growing up, his family moved around from South Carolina, to Georigia, and finally settling down in Albemarle, NC. He attended undergraduate school in UNC-Wilmington where he graduated with a BS in Biology and attended the University of Pittsburgh for dental school. He volunteered in Missions of Mercy and at various underserved clinics during dental school. He enjoys dentistry and has wanted to become a dentist since high school. Dr. Metwally is committed to furthering his education in dentistry to stay up to date with the latest clinical advancements. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, sports, and fishing. 


 

Morgan Bowen
Dental Hygienist

Morgan was born and raised in Fayetteville, N.C. and went to Cape Fear High School. She attended Fayetteville Technical Community College( FTCC) and graduated with her degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2011. She has always lived in Vander/ Eastover community and is involved in the community and sings in her praise team at church. She enjoys spending time with family, friends, and going to the beach.  She is married and has a little girl that she enjoys spending time with while watching her grow. She enjoys being a hygienist, meeting new patients, building relationships with her patients and truly has a passion for wanting her patients to feel confident in their smile. 


 

Chante Gibbs
Dental Hygienist

Chante’ was born and raised in Fayetteville N.C. She graduated from Pine Forest Senior High and attended Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) and graduated with an Associates of Applied Science for Dental Assisting in 2004. She returned to FTCC to get an Associates of Applied Sciences in Dental Hygiene in 2007. She was the Class President of the graduating Dental Hygiene Class of 2009. Chante’ has a true passion for educating her patients about their oral hygiene. She has given back to her community by volunteering at The Care Clinic and The Mission of Mercy.