275 N. Main St., Suite B, Troutman, NC 28166 704-980-4301

MEET DR. CARNAGGiO

We welcome you with warm smiles to our practice!

Our friendly, dedicated, and energetic team is committed to working with you and your family to create a positive experience every time you visit our practice.

 

MEET THE TEAM  |  MEET DR. PIPER

THOMAS V. CARNAGGIO, DMD, MS

From a very young age, Dr. Carnaggio knew he wanted to be a dentist. He began his pursuit of a career in dental medicine observing in the office of a family friend, who was a prosthodontist. His interest became his passion as he saw the difference a prosthodontist can make in a person’s life by improving not only their oral health but also the patient’s quality of life. Dr. Carnaggio continues to be inspired by advancements in dental medicine that allow him to improve the oral health and overall wellness of his patients. Dr. Carnaggio is grateful for the opportunity to serve the Hickory community and interact daily with his patients.

Some of the most exciting advancements Dr. Carnaggio has seen have been in the areas of Prosthetics and Implant Dentistry. He routinely attends lectures and Continuing Education (CE) courses on these topics to stay atop of the latest developments and advancements. In addition to attending CE courses, Dr. Carnaggio has also served as a lecturer, presenter, and recently published an article in the prestigious Journal of Prosthodontics. He also was awarded first place for a presentation to the American Prosthodontic Society, which focused on CAD/CAM dentistry and serves on a Tumor board in Winston Salem, NC.

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

PUBLICATIONS

  • Retention of CAD/CAM All-Ceramic Crowns on Prefabricated Implant Abutments: An In Vitro Comparative Study of Luting Agents and Abutment Surface Area, Journal of the American College of Prosthodontists, 2011 (Download PDF)

OUTSIDE THE OFFICE

Dr. Carnaggio is originally from the Pittsburgh area and relocated to North Carolina after completing his residency program in 2007. He and his wife, Robbie, have three children: Lilly, Nyah, and Grayson. In his free time, Dr. Carnaggio enjoys family activities such as biking, rollerblading, hiking, and swimming.

Dr. Carnaggio enjoys giving back to the community and regularly volunteers and supports local dental clinics and participates in Give Kids A Smile day. He has served as a fundraiser for the North Carolina Missions of Mercy organization and also supports local animal charities along with his family. His oldest daughter, Lilly, is an avid animal lover and enjoys collecting donations and fundraising for animal charities. The family is rounded out with three pets, Golden Doodles Lucky Lou and Chewbacca, and a cat aptly named Bella.

Visit me on Google+

Piedmont Dental Associates is your Troutman dentist

Our friendly, dedicated, and energetic team is committed to working with you and your family to create a positive experience every time you visit our practice.

Our mission is to provide the highest quality comprehensive oral care to all patients in a timely, professional and respectful manner. We strive to have a positive impact on the quality of life for our patients and for the community.

YOUR TROUTMAN DENTIST

Piedmont Dental Associates provides Family Dentistry, Advanced Prosthodontics, and Maxillofacial Prosthetics to Troutman and surrounding area. LEARN MORE

 

PIEDMONT DENTAL PATIENTS

Office Visit
Financial Information
Testimonials
New Patient Forms

CONTACT US

275 N. Main St, Suite B
Troutman, NC 28166

Phone 704.980.4301

NEW PATIENTS START HERE

acp ada facebook ncdental maxillofacialprosth_01