Meet Dr. Batchelor

Dr. William Batchelor is a native of North Carolina, born in Durham and raised in Winston-Salem. His passion for helping others, arose from personal experiences at a young age and has been fulfilled professionally not only in practice but through numerous mission trips throughout the world. Dr. Batchelor received his undergraduate training at East Carolina University and his professional degree at Emory University. His studies in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery were also completed at Emory University where he received training in the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with a special emphasis on facial trauma. 

His office-based interests include dentoalveolar surgery, wisdom tooth surgery, dental implants, alveolar reconstructive surgery, minor pathology, and anesthesia.

Dr. Batchelor is married to his college sweetheart of forty-five years and has been blessed with three children and six grandchildren. When he is not at the office, he can generally be found cycling, sailing on a windy day, writing devotionals, or traveling.

Education

 East Carolina University 1972-1976

   Biology (BS prof.)

 Emory University 1976-1980

   Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

 Emory University !980-1983

   Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Work Experience

 Private practice in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

 Wilson, NC and Zebulon, NC

 1983-present 

Organizations

 Member, North Carolina Dental Society

 Member, North Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, past president 1996

 Member, American Dental Association

 Member, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

 Member, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology 

Licensure

 North Carolina State Board of Dentistry

Certificates

 Basic Life Support

 Advanced Cardiac Life Support

 Teaching Positions

 East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine

 Clinical Assistant Professor (2014 – 2018)