Dr. Higgins enjoys the camaraderie of our The Dental Care Center teams and values the opportunity to provide outstanding dental care for strong, healthy smiles. He received his bachelor of science degree from North Carolina State University and his DDS from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Dr. Higgins is a certified Clear Correct provider and has taken several courses in Advanced Complex Restorative Dentistry from the renowned Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education and the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study.
Dr. Higgins and his wife, Kelley, have three sons: Zachary, Nicholas, and Gabriel. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing and anything to do the beach.
Dr. George Mani graduated from NC State Univ in 1985 with a BS in Zoology; he attended the Univ of North Carolina School of Dentistry, from 1985-1989 and joined the US Public Health Service from 1989-1993. He returned to NC in 1993 and started his own dental practice in 1987 in Wake Forest, NC where he lives with his wife Shirley and two daughters Rachel and Meera. In addition to practicing dentistry, he enjoys tennis, basketball, hiking, and travel.
Dr. Michael S. Watson grew up in the mountains of North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1989 with a degree in Chemistry and received his D.D.S. from the UNC School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill in 1993. He completed a post-graduate training program in Esthetic Dentistry at University of Missouri - Kansas City in 1996. He has completed numerous courses at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies.
He maintains a general practice in Cary, NC, which in addition to general dentistry also focuses on esthetics, neuromuscular dentistry, and treatment of TMD. He and his wife, Jennifer, have two lovely daughters ages 5 and 12.