About Your Dentist
Akeadra Bell, DMD
“Dentistry is more than simply fixing teeth and saving smiles, it’s about restoring confidence, reestablishing function and health, and giving patients a brand new start.”
“Dr. Bell strives to provide care to all, from pediatric to geriatric and the medically compromised to improve oral and overall health. She aims to serve the community and surrounding areas with compassion, empathy and exceptional care.
Education & Continuing Education
Advanced Education in General Dentistry
NYU Langone Health- Grady Health System/Ben Massell Dental Clinic, Atlanta GA
Doctor of Dental Medicine
East Carolina University, School of Dental Medicine – Greenville, North Carolina
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Elizabeth City State University – Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Dr. Bell has completed additional training in Invisalign. She has a special focus in surgery, implants, crowns and bridges, anterior and pre-molar endodontics, restorative dentistry and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Bell is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the National Dental Association, Old North State Dental Society and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. She also serves on the board of the National Dental Association Foundation.
Life & Hobbies
Born and raised in Elizabeth City, NC, Dr. Bell takes pride in her family, faith, and community. Earning her B.S degree from Elizabeth City State University, Dr. Bell found her love for teaching through peer tutoring and supplemental instruction. Following her graduation, Dr. Bell began teaching mathematics and coaching the step team at Fuquay-Varina High School. During dental school, Dr. Bell prided herself on leadership, holding positions in various organizations throughout her matriculation serving as the National President of the Student National Dental Association during her 4th year. She loves fashion, traveling, outdoor activities, spending time with family and friends and trying new restaurants. Her philanthropy efforts are dedicated to mentoring, volunteering, and outreach.
Vanee Patel, DDS
"Oral health is a reflection of overall health."
I consider myself fortunate to be able to assist people in achieving brighter, healthier smiles.
To provide positive, rewarding dental experience in a caring relaxed environment.
My team and I look forward to building lifelong relationships with our patients based on trust while delivering quality and compassionate care.
Doctor of Dental Surgery
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Buffalo, NY
Bachelor of Dental surgery
Pacific dental college, Udaipur, India
Dr. Patel has taken a variety of continuing education courses in general dentistry over the years in order to provide her patients with the most up-to-date dental services.
She is a certified Invisalign provider.
Life & Hobbies
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Patel enjoys spending quality time with her husband and daughter Aarna. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, reading and being outdoors.