Let Us Introduce Ourselves
The dental practice team at Christopher J. Dirig, DDS, PA is proud to provide you with expert consultation and treatment.
Dr. Christopher Dirig DDS
Dr. Dirig has been in practice in the Statesville and Charlotte area since 1997. He is a valued member of the Iredell County Dental Society and the Foothills Dental Continuum. Dr. Dirig graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1996 with distinguished honors in the restorative clinical department and in Xi Psi Phi academic dental fraternity. He also received advanced studies in endodontic (root canals), light parenatal conscious sedation and implantology. Dr. Dirig then attended an advanced General Practice residency in 1997 at East Carolina University School of Medicine in Greenville, NC. While there Dr. Dirig graduated from his residency with concentrations in Pediatric Dentistry, Endodontic & Oral Surgery and completed many dental procedures in the operating room with traumatic injuries.
Certified Dental Assistant
Michelle graduated in 2006 as an honor graduate of the Wilkes Community College Dental Assisting Program. She was presented the outstanding dental assisting award. Michelle is a CDA II, certified through the North Carolina Dental Assisting National Board. Michelle joined Dr. Dirig's Office straight out of school. She enjoy's all aspects of general dentistry along with her passion for assisting with pediatric, implants, and restorative dentistry. Michelle is an active member of the Blue Ridge Dental Assisting Society.
Certified Dental Assistant
Erica graduated in 2008 as an honor graduate of the Wilkes Community College Dental Assisting Program. She was also awarded with a first place accreditation in the 2008 Wilkes Community College Dental Assisting Table Clinics. Erica is a CDA II, certified through the North Carolina Dental Assisting National Board. Erica joined Dr. Dirig's Office straight out of school. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry along with her passion for assisting with oral surgery and all aspects or restorative and cosmetic dentistry. Erica is an active member of the Blue Ridge Dental Assisting Society.
Olivea graduated in 2010 from Wilkes Community College Dental Assisting program. She continued her education and recieved her associates in applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Forsyth Technical Community College in 2012. Olivia has a passion for Dental Hygiene and loves helping her patient get a smile they can treasure for a lifetime.
Jamie Hurley is one of our hygienists. Jamie will provide you with a personalized teeth cleaning. Jamie attends many continuing education programs each year to stay current on the latest technology and techniques. Each hygienist has a spacious treatment room customized to allow your visit with us to be as comfortable as possible. Each room is equipped with cable television, Pandora Music selection and blankets for your pleasure and comfort.