Dr. Nima Ahmadi moved to Wilmington, NC in October 1994 from Tehran, Iran, where he was born and raised.
He received a Double major (B.S. in Biology and B.A in Environmental Chemistry) from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2000. Dr. Ahmadi was recognized as the valedictorian of his graduating class.
He attended University of North Carolina School of Dentistry and graduated with Honors with his Doctorate Degree in Dental Surgery in 2004.
Dr. Ahmadi gained experience by working in multidisciplinary Dental practices prior to establishing Capital Dental Care in 2007. Several years of associate-ship and employment in different dental settings and environments, has gained him tremendous experience and helped him enjoy helping and managing multiple patients.
His passion for science, art, and health care allows him to excel in the different areas of Dentistry such as operative, oral surgery, endodontic and pediatrics.
Dr. Ahmadi is passionate about Dentistry and enjoys giving patients a positive experience every day through patient comfort and gentle handed Dentistry. Dr. Ahmadi changed thousands of less than perfect patients experiences into positive ones by trying his best to provide comfortable and gentle care to adults and kids alike.
Dr. Ahmadi enjoys staying up to date in the newest dental trends and technologies by attending Dental conferences and Continue Education courses as much as possible.
Meet Dr. Alvand
Dr. Marjan Alvand came to United Stated from Tehran, Iran in 1987, where she resided in Long Island, New York.
In 1988, after receiving her dental assisting certificate, and working with a prominent dentist as a dental assistant, she was strongly encouraged to become a dentist. Her passion for the medical field and patient care drove her to continue her medical education with a degree in Nursing. After becoming a Registered Nurse, she worked in variety of settings which included homecare nursing, care for medically compromised, cancer and AIDS patients. Then she continued working in hemodialysis , managing patients during critical times of dialysis. Dr. Alvand later became an operating room nurse, assisting surgeons with on complicated cases.
In 1999, she moved to Raleigh, North Carolina and continued to work as a hemodialysis nurse.
Dr. Alvand always felt drawn to with a desire to give people healthy smiles. In 2002 she decided to take advantage of living in a State with top ranked Dental School and applied at UNC School of Dentistry.
In 2006, she achieved her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from UNC. She continued her education with residency at the VA Hospital in Fayetteville, NC. It was here she learned to treat comprehensive cases such as full mouth reconstruction , Root Canal Therapy and Implant Placement and Restoration.
In 2007, she opened her private dental practice in Raleigh, NC.
John Hites, RDH
John Hites was born near Lakenheath, Suffolk, England and has lived in central North Carolina most of his life. He completed the Dental Hygiene Program at Fayetteville Technical Community College in 2013. He enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, and creating visual art.
Chelsey Young, RDH
Chelsey is a native of Eastern North Carolina. In 2002, she completed the Dental Assisting Program at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC where she went on to complete her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2004. Chelsey worked in a Periodontal Practice in Raleigh prior to joining our practice as our first Hygienist in 2009. In her spare time, Chelsey enjoys spending time with her kids and husband, volunteering, traveling, camping and gardening.