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 dentistry as 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) on molars.