919-469-9986 DIPLOMATES OF THE AMERICAN BOARD OF PERIODONTOLOGY

Our Mission

Our mission at Cary Periodontics & Implant Dentistry is to provide our patients with optimum periodontal health by utilizing the most advanced technology coupled with precise clinical skills and compassionate care. We recognize that the practice of Periodontics is a healing art and a process that requires a blend of scientific knowledge, clinical judgment, and a personal understanding of the patient. Our goal is to provide our patients with friendly, prompt, and professional service in a comfortable environment. Striving for excellence in all that we do, our primary focus is the quality of care we provide our patients. We find great joy in offering an unparalleled patient experience revolving around individualized care and to have that result in healthy and satisfied...

Michael J. Brenegan, DDS

Michael J. Brenegan, DDS Dr. Michael Brenegan is a Board-certified Periodontist that practices in Cary, North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin. Upon graduating and prior to attending dental school, Dr. Brenegan spent several years working as a surgical assistant for an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Raleigh, North Carolina, where his family called home. During this time, he met his wife, Colleen, as she completed her graduate studies at the University of North Carolina (UNC) Chapel Hill. Dr. Brenegan continued his education at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. He graduated with honors in their Esthetic Dentistry program. After completing a 3 year Post-graduate Residency Program specializing in Periodontics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB School of Dentistry), Dr. Brenegan decided to move back to the Triangle area with his family to practice Periodontics. As a Board-certified Periodontist, Dr. Brenegan has made significant achievements in the specialty and undergone rigorous examinations by a board of highly respected peers. He has achieved Diplomate status with the American Board of Periodontology, one of nine specialty boards recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA). As a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Dr. Brenegan provides his patients the highest quality and most up-to-date care through ongoing professional development and certification maintenance. Dr. Brenegan is active in many local, regional, and national professional groups and associations in dentistry and periodontics. He currently serves as President of the North Carolina Society of Periodontology. He is also the Treasurer of the Piedmont Periodontal Study Club. In addition to spending time with his...

John D. Moriarty, DDS, MS

John Moriarty, DDS, MS Raised in Hamlet, North Carolina, Dr. Moriarty received his undergraduate degree in Bacteriology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He continued at UNC School of Dentistry to complete his DDS, MS and post-graduate training in Periodontology. After graduation, Dr. Moriarty accepted a full-time faculty appointment which included teaching, research and practice.  After 28 years, he transitioned to an adjunct professorship and part-time private practice in Cary. Dr. Moriarty won multiple teaching awards, including the Richard Hunt Award as the outstanding teacher at UNC School of Dentistry in 1995. He served as the Director of the Dental Implant Program in the Department of Periodontology for 19 years and as the Director of Dental Implant Program for the School from 1998 through 2005.   He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.  He has and is serving on committees within the School and the AAP.  Dr. Moriarty has presented numerous lectures and seminars, nationally and internationally.  His wonderful and understanding wife Gail has tolerated him for more than forty years. Professional Affiliations: Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology American Academy of Periodontology American Dental Association North Carolina Society of Periodontology North Carolina Dental Society Southern Academy of Periodontology Academy of...