Dr. Martha Hardaway is a native of Conover, North Carolina. She received her undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
After a few years working in biology research, she earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She then returned to UNC where she completed a three year advanced education certification from UNC Memorial Hospital and the UNC School of Dentistry in Pediatric Dentistry. Additionally, she did research in oral biology to receive a Master’s Degree in Pediatric Dentistry from the UNC College of Graduate Studies. She completed her board certification, earning status as a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Hardaway joins us from Boone, North Carolina, where she was in private practice for over 9 years. She has extensive experience treating the preventative and restorative needs of children, adolescents and special needs patients. While practicing, she serves as the President of the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry (SSPD) and has served on the Board of Directors for the SSPD for nearly ten years.
Dr. Hardaway enjoys traveling and regularly participates in mission trips to provide dental care to under privileged children. In her free time, she likes to hike, do yoga and snow ski.