Dr. Malek was raised in Raleigh, NC where he attended Millbrook High School. After his high school graduation in 1985, he continued his education at North Carolina State University where he received his undergraduate degree in 1990, majoring in Mechanical Engineering. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1999 from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. He is an active member of the North Carolina Dental Society, American Dental Society, and the Raleigh- Wake County Dental Society. Dr. Malek has been practicing in Knightdale, NC since November of 2001.Read More
He is a strong believer in giving back to the community. He has participated in several mission trips including Costa Rica, El Salvador and the Middle East. He has also offered his dental services to the NC Missions of Mercy Clinic in Raleigh.
Dr. Malek enjoys spending time with his wife, Dr. Knight and their three children. His hobbies include fishing, soccer and traveling.
Dr. Santago is an avid Wolfpack fan. She graduated from NC State in 2009 with a dual degree in marine science and biology. Leaving NC State behind, she attended UNC School of Dentistry, graduating with honors in 2013. Upon completion of dental school, she served our nation’s veterans in a one-year residency at the Fayetteville VA Hospital. She has enjoyed volunteering her time and talents at NC Mission of Mercy Clinics as well as on dental mission trips to Tanzania and Mexico. She is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, North Carolina Dental Society, Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society and Seattle Study Club.Read More
Dr. Santago loves spending her free time reading and with her husband and new baby girl.
Dr. Mary Knight is a native New Yorker who grew up in the Hudson Valley. She received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1994. She then received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2000 also at the University of Chapel Hill. Dr. Malek and Dr. Knight have been in practice together since 2001, beginning with the Planter’s Walk location in Knightdale.Read More
She is very active in the local Community. She has participated in the NC Missions of Mercy Clinic in Raleigh and is an active member of the Seattle Study Club and Delta Sigma Delta. She also volunteered her dental services on a mission trip to Costa Rica with the Chapel Hill Rotary Club.
Dr. Knight enjoys spending time with her husband, Dr. Moe Malek and their three children. Her hobbies include reading, hiking and traveling.
Dr. Parisa Kasravi grew up in Toronto, Canada where she finished high school in the year 2000. She went on to earn her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada. In 2004, Dr. Kasravi moved to Raleigh, North Carolina where she attended North Carolina State University and then later attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2014. She has since been certified in Invisalign and Pinhole Surgery. Dr. Kasravi actively pursues continuing education opportunities that will help her better serve her patients.Read More
She holds active membership in the Spears Study Club, American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society and Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity.
Dr. Kasravi enjoys spending time with her husband and rescue dogs, Brie and Bowski. She also enjoys traveling.
Dr. Pedram Malek received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Minor in Chemistry from San Jose State University and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of California in San Francisco. Dr. Malek was drawn to the complex profession of dentistry as it encompassed both science and art, both of which he enjoyed. Since becoming a dentist, he has found that he particularly enjoys meeting and establishing long-term relationships with his patients.Read More
Dr. Malek is a member of the American Dental Association as well as the California Dental Association. When he is not practicing dentistry, he enjoys spending time with his family and children. He is an avid soccer player and also loves mountain biking, hiking, water sports and fitness.
Dr. Perry was raised in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, where he attended Rocky Mount High School. He continued his education at North Carolina State University where he received his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences. He then pursued dentistry at East Carolina School of Dental Medicine and graduated with a DMD degree. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.Read More
Dr. Perry was initially drawn to dentistry as a young child when he would visit his local dentist. After graduating from ECU, he returned to the Raleigh area, where he enjoys being close to his friends and family. His favorite aspect of dentistry is the relationships he is able to build with patients and the opportunity to make a difference in their lives. His hobbies include soccer, golf, fishing and cheering on the NC State Wolfpack.
Dr. Zimmerman received her bachelor's degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2010. She went on to graduate from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry in 2015, obtaining her DDS degree. Following dental school, she completed a one-year advanced education in general dentistry program at ECU in Ahoskie, NC. In the program, she worked under many dental specialists to improve her skills and knowledge in all aspects of dentistry. Dr. Zimmerman loves dentistry and interacting with patients. She is passionate about educating patients regarding their oral health and working with them to achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.Read More
Dr. Zimmerman lives in Raleigh, NC. In her spare time, she plays disc golf and ultimate Frisbee. She is currently the reigning women’s amateur champion in disc golf and spends many weekends playing tournaments when she has time. She also enjoys spending time with friends, eating good food, and traveling.
Dr. Kati Hetrick marries experience from five plus years in private practice with information from cutting edge continuing education courses to provide her patients with high quality dental care. She has the heart of a teacher. . In every interaction she strives to educate, explain and counsel so each individual feels comfortable with the decisions they make for their mouths. A gentle touch and positive attitude will comfort you during your dental visit.Read More
Dr. Hetrick is a native of Kansas. After receiving her Bachelors of Science degree from University of Kansas, Dental school brought her to Buffalo, New York where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2009. In a pursuit of excellence, Dr. Hetrick completed a two year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program. During her post graduate residency, she received additional training from dental specialists in all fields of dentistry. A passion for lifelong learning motivates her to attend frequent dental meetings, study clubs and workshops.
A desire to be closer to family recently moved Dr. Hetrick, her husband and two sons to North Carolina. Together they explore the area's beautiful parks, lakes, playgrounds and festivals
A native of California, Jacob Hartley, DMD first moved to North Carolina in 1998 where he graduated from UNC-Wilmington. After completing his dental degree at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, Dr. Hartley completed a postgraduate General Practice Residency with the Lehigh Valley Health Network working side by side with dental specialists in the fields of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Endodontics, Orthodontics and Prosthodontics.Read More
Dr. Hartley is a certified Pinhole Surgical Technique provider as well as a preferred provider for Invisalign, ClearCorrect and Six Month Smiles. When not at work, Dr. Hartley enjoys water sports, reading and playing board games and cards with his wife and five children.
Dr. Davis was raised in North Carolina’s Triangle area and has lived there for the last 25 years. He attended UNC at Chapel Hill for undergraduate studies where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.Read More
Dr. Davis knew from an early age that he wanted to enter the dental profession, and so began dental training immediately after his undergraduate education. He continued his track at UNC, attending the four-year Doctor of Dental Surgery program in Chapel Hill. During his training at UNC, Dr. Davis focused on obtaining well-rounded experiences in all dental specialties, as well as establishing and maintaining excellent patient rapport.
After graduation, Dr. Davis worked in the Raleigh area, providing patients with routine, emergency, and elective care. He is excited to be serving the town of Cary, and looking forward to providing comprehensive and patient-centered care to the community.
Dr. Davis lives in Durham with his wife, son, and two dogs and enjoys spending time outdoors and learning new skills in his spare time.
A native of California, Jim Pyle, DDS first completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California at San Diego. After completing his dental degree at the University of California at San Francisco, Dr. Pyle moved to North Carolina in 1994, then completed a two-year General Practice Residency at UNC Hospital of Dentistry.Read More
Dr. Pyle owned a very successful private practice in Durham for 25 years. He was a Dentist to the Durham Bulls baseball team in North Carolina. Following his short retirement of four months, he joined Axiom as an associate dentist. Dr. Pyle’s hobbies are skiing, exercising, paddle boarding and enjoying free time with his wife, Jennifer, and two sons, Tyler and Cameron.