Dr. Kerry Dove
Concord Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Kerry Dove
“My patients are the reason I love being a pediatric dentist! It is so fun getting to know them, watching them grow up, and helping them maintain gorgeous, cavity-free smiles forever and ever and ever!”
Dr. Kerry A. Dove is excited to return to her hometown of Concord. She and her husband, Travis, were both graduates of Northwest Cabarrus High School. Go Trojans! Dr. Dove then went on to graduate from Duke University with a B.S. in Developmental Psychology as well as a certificate in Early Childhood Education. After graduating magna cum laude from Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Dove completed three years of specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Dove received a 3M ESPE Fellowship Award from the Healthy Smiles Healthy Children Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and a Turner Research Award from UNC for her Master’s thesis research in caries risk assessment and crowding in young children.
Dr. Dove spent two years practicing at Duke Pediatric Dentistry and Duke Children’s Hospital in Durham, North Carolina where she gained invaluable experience working and taking care of many patients with special healthcare needs. Dr. Dove is a board certified pediatric dentist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She currently holds hospital privileges at Carolinas Healthcare System at University and Main Charlotte Hospitals.
Dr. Dove is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry as well as the North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry for which she proudly represents the state as the North Carolina Public Policy Advocate. She also belongs to the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.
She and Travis have two children, Maya and Durham. Dr. Dove loves all of her patients as if they were her own. When she is not having fun with her patients in clinic, she can be found exploring her favorite state of North Carolina with her husband and watching college and professional sports. Go Blue Devils and Go Panthers!