About our office

We are dedicated to the wellness of our patients. Our commitment to you extends beyond the standard of care. This office is dedicated to Quality. We believe that quality is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, and skillful execution. We believe that obtaining and maintaining your wellness is of paramount importance and we intend to secure your confidence with personalized, superior care.

Meet our team

Dr. Jamel McDuffie Read Bio

Dr. Jamel McDuffie is a native of Durham, NC. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Howard University in Washington, DC. Dr. McDuffie completed an externship at Harlem Hospital in New York City, NY and a General Practice Residency at the VA hospital in Palo Alto, CA. She served as dentist in a few offices in Cary, NC and at a medical/dental facility in Roxboro, NC. She also served as Dental Di...Read More

Shantina Alston Office Manager Read Bio

Shantina is a native of Hillsborough NC, and attends CSU with a focus on a master's in Healthcare Administration. She is also in real estate, but her true passion lies in dentistry! She brings to our practice over 12 years professional experience in dentistry and office management. Patient advocacy has been a passion and a challenge, and has always lined up with her overall enjoyment of people. Building personal relationships, working through treatment concerns, and creating financial plans has ...Read More

Maria Alabat Dental Assistant Read Bio

I'm native from the Phillippines, married to my wonderful husband NICO and we have a sweet 2 year old daughter named Zoe Heart. I started working as a dental assistant in 2005 and this past year joined McDuffie Dentistry. My duties are to assist the dentist(s) and make the patients feel comfortable. My favorite part of my job is when the patients come in and leave the office with a big smile on their face saying “Thank you for making me at ease!" It's truly great feeling and makes my day! I love...Read More

Sheronda Haskins-Harris Hygienist Read Bio

Sheronda Haskins-Harris, RDH, BS is a native of Durham, North Carolina. She received her undergraduate education at UNC-Chapel Hill. Initially, Sheronda graduated in 2008 with a Certificate in Dental Hygiene and decided to further her educational experience as a Dental Hygienist. She pursued her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene and successfully graduated in 2014. Sheronda loves being a part of the dental profession. Helping to change the oral health of others one individual at a time is a pa...Read More

Christine Moditz Hygienist Read Bio

Hi, my name is Christine. I am originally from New Jersey, which is where I obtained my Dental Hygiene degree in 1999. I was also a dental assistant for six years prior to graduating from college. My interest in dentistry began as a child, and to this day I feel very fortunate to have found a career I still love. The best part of my job is getting to know my patients and having the opportunity to work with them as a team to achieve a beautiful healthy smile that will last a lifetime. Wh...Read More

Laura Khatambakhsh Front Desk Read Bio

I was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina and have been in dentistry for almost 5 years. I began working as a dental assistant, then fell in love with the administrative side. My favorite part of working with our patients is seeing people feel confident about their smile when we they walk out! When not at work, I enjoy spending time with family, friends and my two dogs, Jessie and Chloe. I love football, baseball and of course, the Carolina Tar Heels! I look forward to seeing you ...Read More

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Services we provide

At McDuffie Dentistry 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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We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

Languages Spoken

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