Our Doctors

Meet our Team of Doctors at Lane & Associates Family Dentistry

At Lane & Associates Family Dentistry, our family dentists, oral surgeons and orthodontists in Raleigh, Durham, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and surrounding areas in North Carolina, take your dental health seriously. Our team has over 400 years of combined experience working with patients from children to teenagers to adults. Our motto here at Lane & Associates Family Dentistry is "We love to make you smile!" and you will hear us asking how we can help you smile from your very first phone call. Learn more about our doctors that can't wait to meet you at one of our nearly 30 locations below! You can search by Last Name, Location, or Specialty to find a particular doctor you are looking for. As always, if you have any other questions about our doctors, you can reach out to us online, by email at info@lanedds.com, or by calling 1-877-LANE-DDS!

Dr. Yonesha Phair

Offices: Roseboro
Specialty: General Dentistry

Bio coming soon.

Erwin NC Dentist Dr. Hunter Piermont at Lane and Associates Family Dentistry

Dr. Hunter Piermont

Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Hunter Piermont received his Bachelors degree in Physics from Lake Forest College in 1998 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Univeristy of Minnesota in 2012. He likes to say that he is old in life but young in dentistry, having enrolled in dental school following a ten year career in system integration consulting. HIs older son was born at the time he first considered applying to dental school and focusing on family became the priority but also helped in realizing to never take anything for granted. 

Erwin NC and Durham NC Dentist Dr. Chanel Prince at Lane and Associates

Dr. Chanel Prince

Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Chanel Prince is a native of Holly Springs, North Carolina and graduated from Middle Creek High School. Dr. Prince earned a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from North Carolina State University, a Master’s degree in Medical Science from Mississippi College and a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As a proud dentist, Dr. Prince prides herself in her comprehensive approach to oral health. Her vision on total dental health is built on the foundations of building trusting relationships with her patients, the belief that patient education is crucial to comprehensive care, and encouraging patient involvement in treatment planning.

Dr. Prince is married to her amazing husband and high-school sweetheart Asia, an attorney-at-law. She loves trying new foods and exploring new restaurants with her husband and enjoys spending time with her family. Her house is semi-divided as Dr. Prince is an avid Wolfpack fan, but her husband can’t make up his mind between the Wolfpack or the Tarheels. 

Dr. Scott Segal Lane & Associates Family Dentistry General Dentist

Dr. Scott Segal

Offices: Mt. Olive
Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Scott Segal completed his undergraduate studies at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte where he double majored in Finance and Marketing. After working in the financial industry, he returned to school to pursue his dream of becoming a dentist. Dr. Segal completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of North Carolina. 

Dr. Segal enjoys practicing a broad scope of general dentistry.  He has a conservative approach to treatment planning that focuses on educating patients so they can make informed decisions regarding their oral health.  His practice approach revolves around providing patients with the least invasive way to restore proper form, function, and esthetics.

In his free time, Dr. Segal enjoys staying active as well as spending time with friends, family, and especially his fiancé, Courtney. They really enjoy trying new restaurants and love relaxing at the beach. 


Dr. Bhavna Shah

Dr. Bhavna Shah

Offices: Erwin, Fayetteville
Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Bhavna Shah was born in India and migrated to USA in 1990. First she moved to California then to South Carolina where she attended the University of South Carolina at Columbia. There she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry in 1998.  After Undergrad, she attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry in 2002.  She was a recipient of the Whitehead Scholarship and the Taylor Scholarship at UNC Dental School.  

Dr. Shah has been practicing Dentistry full time for over 15 years now. She firmly believes in putting patients interest above all while treating them for comprehensive needs. Most of her patients love her because of her gentle approach and compassionate nature towards them.

Dr. Shah loves to work out 5-6 times a week, reading, watching movies and spending time with her family/friends. 

Dr. Phillip Sherrill General Dentist at Lane & Associates Family Dentistry

Dr. Philip Sherrill

Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Philip Sherrill attended UNC-Chapel Hill for his undergraduate degree and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Virginia Commonwealth University. He began working with Lane & Associates Family Dentistry in 2010. Dr. Sherrill enjoys cheering for the Tar Heels and spending time with his wife Mary Clayton and son Reid.

Dr. Lei Shi

Offices: Garner, Mt. Olive
Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Lei Shi received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from University of North Carolina. Before his dental career, he earned his doctoral degree at the Department of Neurobiology from University of Massachusetts Medical School and completed a two year postdoctoral training at Duke Medical Center. 


Dr. Shi joined Lane & Associates Family Dentistry in July 2018 and from his training at these top ranking institutions, he has developed remarkable skills to provide excellent patient care. Dr. Shi is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and North Carolina Dental Association. 


Outside of the dental office, he enjoys travelling, hiking, fishing, cooking and spending time with his wife and their baby boy. 

Dr. Josie Silva Lopes

Offices: Cary - Tryon Rd.
Specialty: General Dentistry

Dr. Josie Silva Lopes got her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from The Medical University of South Carolina after getting a Bachelor's in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina. 

Dr. Silva strives to create an anxiety-free dental experience for her patients and incorporates Aromatherapy and Massage into her dental appointments. Dr. Silva also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.

In her free time, she enjoys doing yoga and hanging out with her dog, Malachite.

Durham NC Dentist Dr. Garrett Solecki at Lane & Associates Family Dentistry

Dr. Garrett Solecki

Specialty: General Dentistry

Bio Coming Soon.

Dr. Jamison Specer Lane & Associates Family Dentistry Sleep Medicine Sleep Apnea

Dr. Jamison Spencer

Specialty: Dental Sleep Medicine

Specialty: Dental Sleep Medicine / TMJ / Cranial Facial pain / Sleep Apnea

Dr. Jamison Spencer is the director of Dental Sleep Medicine for Lane & Associates Family Dentistry.  Dr. Spencer is the Past-President of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP), a Diplomate of the American Board of Craniofacial Pain, a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, a Diplomate of the American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine and has a Masters in Craniofacial Pain from Tufts University.  He taught head and neck anatomy at Boise State University and is adjunct faculty at the Tufts Craniofacial Pain Center in both the craniofacial pain residency and dental sleep medicine programs.  Dr. Spencer is also adjunct faculty at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Spencer has been invited to give lectures on TMD, dental sleep medicine, and head and neck anatomy throughout the United States and Canada, as well as in Central and South America, the Caribbean, Australia, Europe and India.  He is a founding faculty member of the AACP’s Institute, the AACP/Tufts Dental Sleep Medicine program, and the UOP Dental Sleep Medicine mini residency.

Lane & Associates Family Dentistry is proud to have Dr. Spencer head up our Dental Sleep Medicine (sleep apnea treatment) and Temporomandibular Disorders (TMJ) departments.  We are able to offer help to people who have given up on their CPAP treatment, or who would like to try a simple, eas- to-wear oral appliance for their sleep apnea.  Sleep apnea is almost always covered by medical insurance and Lane & Associates Family Dentistry is one of the few offices in North Carolina that is In-Network with over 18 dental insurance providers.

For people suffering with TMJ problems, Lane & Associates Family Dentistry may be able to help as well. Oftentimes these treatments are also covered by medical insurance.

For more information, please visit our Sleep Apnea and TMJ Disorder pages to find out if this treatment is right for you!