Dr. “Ray” completed his Bachelors of Science (BS), Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He also completed a four-year residency/fellowship in pediatric dentistry and nutrition at the University of North Carolina Hospitals and School of Dentistry.
Dr. Mark HerringDMD
Dr. Mark Herring is a North Carolina native currently practicing at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Herring graduated from the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine in 2017 and went to undergraduate at N.C. State University. He was born and raised in Wilmington, N.C. Dr. Herring enjoys working with patients from all walks of life, especially children with special healthcare needs and complex medical histories. He is fluent in Spanish, which he has used extensively in clinic in Philadelphia and while attending East Carolina University.
Meet Our Staff
June comes to us from Fayetteville with over 10 years of working in general and pediatric dentistry and oral surgery. As an office leader, June is here to make sure that every experience meets our high standards and that parents have a point of contact for any concern or compliment they have for our practice. June enjoys spending time with her family and traveling in her spare time.
StephanieSurgery Coordinator and Guest Relations Associate
Stephanie is from Benson and has two children in college. As our surgery coordinator, Stephanie acts as the point of contact for our families who are seeing us for oral sedation or general anesthesia appointments at our office, Wakemed Hospitals, and the Surgery Center for Dental Professionals. Her calm and cheerful demeanor helps all of us, guests and team members alike, to have an amazing experience.
Krissy is originally from South Carolina but has been in NC for many years now. She has over 16 years of dental assisting experience in general dentistry, public health and pediatrics, and has volunteered on dental missions in Honduras and Nicaragua. Krissy is a wife and a mother of one daughter and one fur baby. In addition to being part of our clinical team, Krissy is the frenectomy coordinator for the NC Tongue Tie Center.
LinhGuest Relations Associate
Ellie, DAIILead Pediatric Dental Assistant
Ellie has lived in the Raleigh area for several years. She is Cuban and is our resident Spanish-speaking dental assistant. She comes to us with several years of experience in pediatric dentistry and has a natural ability to make kids feel comfortable and at ease. Ellie has also accompanied Dr. Ray on a dental service trip to Nicaragua where she helped serve over 475 kids with dental needs. Ellie enjoys movies and traveling.
Dominee, RDHPediatric Dental Hygienist
Originally from Michigan, Dominee has extensive experience in working with children and individuals with unique and special healthcare needs. In her 10 years of experience, Dominee has worked with children and adults and can put everyone at ease with her calm demeanor. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling.
Payton, CDACertified Dental Assistant
Payton comes to us from Sanford, NC. After graduating from Central Carolina Community College, she joined Dr. Ray at High House Pediatric Dentistry and has earned her designation as Certified Dental Assistant. Payton’s calm and relaxed demeanor helps her make friends with our guests easily and allows her to make any situation easy for children.
Diana, CDACertified Dental Assistant
Diana was born and raised in Mexico City and moved to Clinton, NC in 2002. Diana has over 10 years of experience working in adult and pediatric dental practices. She loves what she does, and enjoys making visits fun and relaxing for kids when they come to visit for their dental cleanings. Her calm demeanor and great smile put children at ease instantly! Diana has two children and spends her free time with her family going to the movies, and spending time outdoors.
Lavina, DAIIPediatric Dental Assistant
Lavina comes to us from New Mexico but has lived in NC for the past few years. With two kids of her own, Lavina has a natural way with children and has worked in Pediatric Dentistry since graduating with her dental assistant certification. She loves spending time with her family and going to the beach.
Lexi, DAIPediatric Dental Assistant
Lexi is from Raleigh, NC born and graduated from the Triangle School of Dental Assisting. She has significant experience working with children enjoys seeing their smiles. Her favorite things to do are spend time with her family and watch Disney movies with her young daughter.