Meet Chris Abernathy, D.M.D

Board Eligible Oral Surgeon in Charlotte, NC

Born and raised in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Dr. Chris Abernathy, D.M.D. earned his undergraduate degree from East Carolina University and his D.M.D from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, where he received several honors including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons award for outstanding achievement, the Outstanding Senior Award and the Hunt Scholarship.

Dr. Abernathy completed his internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at New York Presbyterian Weil Cornell in Manhattan and earned his certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, where he was selected administrative chief resident his final year. Dr. Abernathy received outstanding training in all sub-disciplines of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery including dentoalveolar surgery, anesthesia, complex dental implants, complex bone grafting and reconstruction, orthognathic surgery, benign pathology and facial cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Abernathy is excited to be back in North Carolina to enjoy the outdoors, fitness and spending time with his family.