Dr. McNeal moved to NC in 2010 to attend UNC Dental school and has made NC his home since. He is a graduate from the Milwaukee School of Engineering with a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering. Post-graduation he worked for the Newport News Shipbuilding company and was a design engineer for both Nimitz class Naval Nuclear Aircraft Carriers as well as Virginia Class Nuclear submarines. He later joined the Northrop Grumman Space Systems and was the lead design engineer on the Naval Ballistic Missile Trident D5 program as an internal insulation specialist. In 2008 he decided to pursue a career in dentistry and Graduated from Weber State University with a Post Bachelors in Microbiology. He attended the UNC School of Dentistry from 2010-2014 and graduated with honors.
Dr. McNeal has received training in complex surgical extractions, including Wisdom
teeth removal. He also has advanced training in implantology and is a licensed IV
sedation practitioner with experience performing surgeries in the Hospital OR as well as
private practice. Dr. McNeal is knowledgeable and equipped to manage all aspects of
dentistry from the most straightforward to the complex full mouth rehabilitation.
On a personal note, Dr. McNeal’s favorite time is spent with his family of three children;
Tyson, Rebecca, and AJ. They enjoy the outdoors hiking, four wheeling, and rock or
fossil hunting. They are also Carolina Hurricane fans and try not to miss a game!
- Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering
- Post Bachelors – Microbiology, Weber State University
- Doctor of Dental Surgery, UNC-CH School of Dentistry
- IV Moderate Conscious Sedation Licensed and Certified
- Adjunct Professor UNC School of Dentistry
- Previous: Dental Surgeon, Granville Medical Hospital
Dr. Tabitha Asher
Dr. Asher grew up in Wichita, KS but she fell in love with North Carolina and decided to make it home. She has been working in dentistry for the past 15 years and is a graduate of Wichita State University of Kansas and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at Howard University in Washington, D.C. As a dedicated health care professional, Dr. Asher’s relationship with her patients are true partnerships to help them achieve a healthy and beautiful smile. Dr. Asher is certified in Invisalign and attends meetings regularly and takes continuing education courses to learn the newest technologies and advancements in the medicine of dentistry. She has also served in dental/medical mission trips to Haiti and in the local NC, Maryland and Kansas Mission of Mercy (MOM). Outside the office, Dr. Asher and her fiancé, Juan both share the same enthusiasm and joy of traveling to new places and being active in hiking and CrossFit. Dr. Asher also enjoys spending time at home with her two cats, as well as, cooking and baking up new recipes
- Bachelors of Science (BS) in Biological Sciences, Wichita State University
- Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Howard University – Washington, D.C.
- Certification as Invisalign Dentist