Craig S. Shapiro, DMD, is a seasoned dental professional with over two decades of experience in the field. Born and raised in Rockland County, NY, Dr. Shapiro pursued his undergraduate education at the University of Hartford before attaining his degree in Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Shapiro's journey towards dentistry was deeply influenced by his familial connection to the profession. In 1990, while studying at the University of Hartford, he made the resolute decision to follow in his father's footsteps, who was a distinguished dentist based in New York.
Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Shapiro has exhibited exceptional proficiency in various facets of dentistry. For over 20 years, he practiced dentistry in New York, where he also established and operated his own practice. Later, he transitioned his practice to North Carolina, bringing his wealth of experience and expertise to a new community. His professional repertoire boasts an Invisalign certification, showcasing his proficiency in this cutting-edge orthodontic technology. Additionally, he is highly adept in both removable and fixed prosthetics, underscoring his extensive training and proficiency in these crucial areas of dental care.
One of Dr. Shapiro's paramount passions lies in patient education. He believes in ensuring that every patient comprehensively understands the current state of their oral health and the requisite treatment plans. By providing thorough and accessible information, he empowers patients to take an active role in their dental well-being.
Beyond his professional pursuits, Dr. Shapiro revels in leisure activities such as golfing and boating. He shares his life with his cherished family, including his loving wife and twin adult sons.