Prashant R. Rao, DDS was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a bachelor of science in psychology before graduating from New York University College of Dentistry.
After Dental School, Dr. Rao furthered his education by attending Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, New York for a one-year GPR.
Since then, he has continued to study esthetics, dental implants, endodontics, and orthodontics. In addition, Dr. Rao stays up-to-date with the latest dental technology and advances. He is a member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and South Charlotte Study Club. Dr. Rao is also a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) and attended a year-long continuing education course in Raleigh, North Carolina provided by the Triangle Dental Institute. Dr. Rao received his fellowship in implantology and joined the prestigious club of ICOI.