Meet Dr. Black

Why choose
Dr Gabriel J. Rich III, DDS?
  • DDS, Georgetown University School of Dentistry
  • Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry
  • Honorary Fellow, American College of Dentists
  • Honorary Fellow, Academy of Dentistry International
  • Associate Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Member, American Dental Association
  • Team Dentist, Carolina Hurricanes Hockey Club, 1997-2018.
Kenneth Black, DDS

Kenneth Black, DDS

After earning an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Kenneth Black entered the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1992. Since 1992, Dr. Black has been in dental practice with the exception of two active duty tours in the U.S. Army (2001 and 2004).

In addition to dental practice, Dr. Black has served as an instructor in Dental Sciences for the Kennedy Special Warfare Center & Schools as well as a visiting lecturer at Campbell University. Presently, he is a member of the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.

He has completed advanced training in dental implants and cosmetic dentistryas well as advanced dental technology, particularly in the use of CEREC 3D. Dr. Black has also completed courses in treating disorders related to bite misalignment and TMJ (jaw joints) as well as in endodontics (root canals).

Dr. Black's refinement in endodontic therapy (root canals) provides a surprisingly comfortable option for patients in need of the procedure, which can prevent tooth loss. He uses advanced skills and modern techniques to create optimal results in an efficient process.