Dr. Oblinger graduated in 1999 from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. After dental school he served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy for three years at NAS Pautuxent River, MD and Camp Lejeune, NC. Prior to dental school, Dr. Oblinger graduated from North Carolina State University with degrees in Biochemistry and Chemistry.
Dr. Oblinger stays current in the ever changing and advancing world of dentistry by taking numerous hours of continuing education every year. These hours ensure that he is providing his patients with the best quality care available. Professional organization memberships include the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and Gaston County Dental Society.
When not at the office, Dr. Oblinger enjoys fishing, going to the beach and reading.
Dr. Hays received his undergraduate degree in Biology from UNC-Chapel Hill and his dental degree from University of Maryland-Baltimore. Following dental school, he completed a post-graduate GPR program as part of UNC Hospitals where he received additional training in surgery and special needs/medically complex patients.
Dr. Hays is committed to staying up to date with advancements in dental care and pursuing continuing education. He is a current member of the American Dental Association as well as state and local dental societies.
In his spare time, Dr. Hays enjoys playing competitive tennis, playing the piano, and rooting on the Tarheels and local sports teams.