Dental Staff

Our experienced and well trained staff are here to serve you. Our office personnel, hygienists, and assistants all attend periodic, scheduled continuing education to help us stay informed of current techniques, materials, and services. All staff members are CPR certified and versed in the most up-to-date infection control regimen.

Dr. Joel A. Gentry, DDS


Dr. Gentry received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1988. He was graduated from Wake Forest University in 1984. His professional memberships include the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, the North Carolina Dental Society, and the High Point Dental Society. He is also on active staff at Atrium Wake Forest Baptist Health at High Point Medical Center. Originally from Lynchburg, VA, he resides in High Point with his wife of 38 years, the former Shirene Hritzko, and two sons, Austin and Forrest.

Dr. Gentry is an active member of Green Street Baptist Church and the High Point Rotary Club. He enjoys golf, music, motorcycles, Wake Forest sports and Carolina Hurricanes hockey.

Contact our office at:
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Penny McSwain
Practice Manager


RDH-Dental Hygienist


RDH-Dental Hygienist

RDH-Dental Hygienist

Scheduling Co-ordinator

Dental Assistant 

Dental Assistant