Cory Williams, DDS, PLLC
Dr. Cory Williams started his tenure in dental care by graduating from Durham Technical Community College’s School of Dental Laboratory Technology in 1989. He gained a hands-on knowledge of the dental industry by working in a specialized crown and bridge laboratory for 8 years prior to graduating from the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 1996 with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He went on to achieve his DDS degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Dentistry in 2000. After graduating, he practiced in Kinston, NC, for three years, where he practiced general dentistry, including root canals, surgery, implants, restoratives, and especially cosmetic dentist services. He has been awarded the Dental Anatomy Award, the Distinguished Senior Award for Excellence in Prosthodontics from the Southeastern Academy of Prosthodontics, and an award from the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry.
“My past education and experience in dental laboratory technology allow me to deliver the best in restorative and cosmetic dentistry from design to fit, function, and aesthetics. I moved to Wilmington in August 2003 and purchased a well-respected dental practice of 25 years. With the purchase, we have integrated the best and latest technology the dental industry has to offer to ensure the best dental care possible for the patients of this practice.”
“Our caring team is highly trained and educated, which puts our practice at the top with patient satisfaction.”
“We are a young and progressive practice. We are continuing to grow and accept new patients every day. We are excited about offering patients and the world of dentistry a truly well-rounded, caring, knowledgeable, and client-sensitive dental practice. And most importantly, we look forward to serving the residents of New Hanover and surrounding counties for many years to come.”
Meet Our Team
Eryn was raised in Chapel Hill, NC and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2000 with a degree in Communication Studies. After going back to school, she graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Dental Hygiene degree and began working for Dr. Williams in 2008. Eryn loves being around people, laughing with patients in the office and helping to educate them however she can. Outside of work she loves to play any kind of sport, paddleboard, cook, and listen to live music with friends.
After graduating from Cape Fear Community College and working in the dental field for over eight and a half years, Rhonda took a leave of absence to stay at home with her daughter, Odessa Grace. While inactive, she pursued an Associates Degree in General Education and worked as a part-timephotographer/artist producing photos for brides and families.
Missing the love of people and dentistry, Rhonda returned to the dental field. She now has the pleasure of working as a member of Dr. Williams’ staff, enjoying each new face and sharing stories with all who walk through the door. Rhonda enjoys spending time with family, cooking, gardening, and is an avid crossfitter.
Gerald was born in Washington D.C. He moved to Wilmington, NC in 1996. After high school he joined the US Army Dental Corp, where he served as a Medical Radiation Safety Officer. After six years of service he chose to continue his career in the dental field. He attended Cape Fear Community College and Miller Motte to obtain his Medical Assisting and Surgical
Technician degrees. Away from work, Gerald cherishes his time with his beautiful children.
Born and raised here in Wilmington, NC, Susan has been in the dental field for the past 15+ years. She recently tied the knot and has one son, Zachory. She enjoys spending time gardening and playing with her golden-doodle, Charlie. She looks forward to getting to know all of our great patients here at Dr.William’s practice.
Tiffany is originally from Cary, NC where she worked as a dental assistant before returning home to raise her family. She moved to Wilmington in 1999 and when her three children were much older, persued a Dental Hygiene degree at Cape Fear Community Colege. She enjoys living near the beach and spends as much time on the sand and in the water as possible. She also enjoys spending time with her grown children and her spoiled rotten pug, Zoe. What she loves most about being a hygienist is working with patients to educate them about oral health and helping them feel comfortable while getting their teeth cleaned. Most importantly, she loves to help patients feel good about themselves and their smile.
In 1996 Nataliya graduated from the University of Ukraine with a Master’s Degree in Econiomics. After moving to the United States 11 years ago, she wanted to change her career to help people understand the importance of dental hygiene and the effects to their health. She graduated from Cape Fear Community College in 2010 and has worked since then in general and
pediatric dentistry. Nataliya has continued to volunteer her time at the New Hope Clinic in Boiling Springs Lake and enjoys skiing, cooking, and reading.
Tricia is a Wilmington native and enjoys catching up with current patients and building relationships with people new to the area. Tricia started her career in pediatric dentistry in 1998 after graduating from the dental assisting program at Cape Fear Community College. She uses her compassion and patience learned from working with children to help ease the fearful patient of any age. She continued her education and received her A.A.S. in Dental Hygiene in 2003. She loves to educate the patient’s in her care about the importance of good oral hygiene and its relation to total body health. In her spare time, Tricia enjoys spending time with her family at home or going to the beach. She has been with Dr. Williams since 2013.