More than just another dental office.
We feel it is essential to practice only with the latest research available. The dental field is rapidly changing as hundreds of millions of dollars goes into research each year in this field alone. We're proud to employ only the top graduates of today's finest dental schools. Their years of experience and passion for the field drive their ability to provide you with the most accurate and up to date information available.
That is why our mission statement focuses around providing the best ethical and standard of care decisions. We feel each patient is unique and thus we strive to find the best path for each individual's oral health achievements. These high values push Caring Dentistry to seek out the best doctors in the industry who have a natural desire to never stop learning and caring for the dental community.
Cathy Laws, D.D.S.
"...effects of oral health on a person's overall health..."
Dr. Laws comes to us from Davidson, NC. After graduating from West Virginia University, she spent time as a dentist and Captain in the U.S. Army stationed in Landstuhl, Germany.
She enjoys teaching patients about oral health and allowing them to make the most informed decisions for long-term care. Her continuing education revolves around the effects of oral health on a person's overall health such as sleep apnea, gum disease and nutrition.
Her personality and overall dental education background has given her a local reputation as "the caring dentist".
Tarah Coleman, D.D.S.
"Core belief in providing the highest level of care possible to patients..."
Dr. Coleman is highly motivated with a core belief of providing the highest level of care possible to patients. Her friendly and outgoing personality will welcome you to Caring Dentistry. She is a graduate of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. She also elected to continue her education with a General Practice Residency at the VA Hospital in Washington D.C. which provided extensive experience in restorative, crown and bridge, endodontics, removable prosthodontics, oral surgery, periodontics, and implant dentistry.
She enjoys participating in continuing education courses including topics such as endodontics, pathology, and occlusion in order to provide the high quality oral health care that patients deserve.
Dr. Coleman stays involved in outside projects such as the Mission of Mercy and international mission work in Jamaica. We are excited to have her with the Caring Dentistry team!
Katelyn Henderson, DMD
"...connections between dentistry and an individual's overall well-being."
Dr. Henderson believes it is very important to educate her patients on the value of their oral health and to make connections for them between dentistry and an individual’s overall well-being. She values her colleagues at Caring Dentistry because she knows how important teamwork is to creating an atmosphere where patients feel cared for by experts in their profession.
She is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine. She also elected to continue her education at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine and its Advanced Education in General Dentistry post-doctoral residency program, where she gained extensive experience in removable and fixed prosthodontics, oral surgery, endodontics, implant dentistry and periodontics.
Dr. Henderson enjoys improving the oral health of the community through outreach programs, such as Mission of Mercy and Dental Access Day. It is important to her to stay up-to-date in the newest research and build upon her skills through continuing education programs, including Invisalign, implant dentistry and oral pathology. In her leisure time, she loves spending time with friends and family, hiking and exploring our national parks.