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Dr. Cliff Compton Read Bio

Dr. Clifford C. Compton , our Concord, NC Dentist, was born and raised in Northern Illinois. After high school, he attended the University of Iowa, earning both his undergraduate and dental degrees. Dr. Compton graduated from dental school in 1972 and entered the Army as a dental officer. Being an avid skydiver at the time, he requested Ft. Bragg as his dream assignment and was stationed there for two years. At Ft. Bragg, he was recruited by the 5th Special Forces Group to be their dental office...Read More

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Wendy -office assistant Read Bio

has managed the front office for the last 28 years. Dr. Compton, our Concord Dentist, spotted her working at a nearby restaurant while in high school and knew she would be perfect for a dental office. She worked part time for us while in high school and then developed her skills at another dental office waiting for a job opening. She is a Concord native and is married with two children. She enjoys spending time with her family and working with the music ministry in her church. Wendy states, “I l...Read More

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Michelle -office assistant Read Bio

was born in Charlotte and moved to Cabarrus County with her family when she was 8. She attended North West High School and then attended RCCC, where she graduated with honors as a Certified Dental Assistant. She developed her skills at another dental office and joined Dr. Compton 16 years ago to work in the front office. Married to Kyle, they have 2 children, Casey and Blake, and beautiful granddaughter Lilli. When not at work, Michelle enjoys spending time with family and serving God while vo...Read More

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Crystal -certified dental assistant Read Bio

is a Certified Dental Assistant and has been employed with Dr. Compton for 24 years. Dr. Compton feels that she is especially talented at working with our young patients. She lives in Kannapolis with her husband Jason and two daughters, Emilee and Abby. Rounding out the family is Buddy, a miniature dachshund and Sassy her yellow lab. Crystal enjoys gardening, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.

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Dena -certified dental assistant Read Bio

was raised in Oakboro and graduated from West Stanley High School. She attended RCCC and graduated with honors in the dental assisting program. She joined our team twelve years ago and we are fortunate to have her. Dena now resides in Locust with her husband Mark and their two children. Her life is spent driving her children to all their activities.

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Gretchen- dental hygienist Read Bio

Dr. Compton recruited Gretchen from an Explorer Scouting Dental post that he advised. She worked part time at our front office in high school and started as a dental hygienist 29 years ago. She feels that one of the rewards of her job is working with people of all ages. She is married to Todd and has two children. Gretchen’s children are athletic and she enjoys attending their sporting events.

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Elisabeth -dental hygienist Read Bio

grew up in Charlotte and attended the Dental Hygiene program at CPCC after graduating from high school. She moved to Cabarrus County in 1972 with her husband Bill. She has worked for Dr. Compton for 37 years and says, ” I feel my patients are friends whose teeth I clean while we are visiting.” Her hobbies include tennis, travel, and spending time with her 2 children and 4 grandchildren. Her church activities also play a large role in her life.

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Carrie -dental assistant Read Bio

was born and raised in Rowan County. She attended East Rowan high school and then dental assisting school, graduating in 2002. She is married to Robbie and has two boys, Kendall and Logan. When not working, she loves spending time with family and friends at the beach, quilting and baking.

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At Clifford C Compton III DDS PA we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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