Jim White, DDS Dr. Jim White was born in Chapel Hill and grew up in Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach, NC. Dr. White graduated from UNC Dental School in May of 1996 and completed his GPR from Wake Forest in 1998. Growing up in his father’s orthodontist practice, Dr. White was inspired to be a dentist himself. In addition to his father, all of his local mentors were medical doctors, which has played a big role in shaping who he is today. What drives Dr. White each in his profession is the lifelong pathway of continual career growth and learning including the long-term relationships created through the ability to improve each person’s life who walks through the door. When Dr. White isn’t practicing dentistry, he’s enjoying fitness activities, playing and writing music, and raising labrador retrievers. Dr. White has always enjoyed living near the coast with his family who inspires him each and every day.