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Meet Dr. Nathaniel Leedy
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Dr. Nathaniel Leedy is originally from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His path through dentistry was a family affair, as both of his parents were involved in the dental profession. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from The University of the South in Tennessee. And then received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Temple University in Philadelphia.

Following dental school, Dr. Leedy joined the US Navy Dental Corps and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in Norfolk, Virginia. He went on to complete two tours with the Navy and Marines in Japan, providing dental care to military personnel and their family members. After serving his country, Dr. Leedy and his family settled in Raleigh to be closer to family. 

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What Sets Dr. Leedy Apart

Fueled by his passion for helping people, Dr. Leedy shared his skills across multiple venues, before acquiring ownership of his dental practice that has proudly served Cary and surrounding communities for two decades. His field of expertise includes a variety of dental treatments, including root canal therapy, tooth extractions, socket grafting, dental implants, clear aligner orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, and full mouth rehabilitation. 

With experience in all phases of dentistry, Dr Leedy offers a comprehensive treatment approach and a personal touch that really makes a difference. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Society, and the Spear Study Club. Continuing education is a huge priority of his, and he has completed hundreds of hours while continuing to keep up with the latest advancements in dentistry so that he is able to provide the best possible care to his patients.

Dr. Leedy is passionate about helping others achieve optimal dental health. He is well traveled and has been on missions to the Philippines and Guatemala to help people with limited access to dental care. He even served two years as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Pacific islands of Micronesia between college and dental school.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Leedy enjoys weekend visits to the North Carolina coast with his lovely wife, Mai, their two boys, and their dog Jasper. He enjoys camping and fishing with his sons. And he is also an experienced scuba diver, having earned his Divemaster rating, and he has explored remote marine ecosystems around the world. While home, he enjoys planting vegetables, tending to his chickens, and living sustainably.