Dr. Kevin Neshat
Dr. Neshat is a board certified oral & maxillofacial Surgeon and is the founder of Nu Image Surgical & Dental Implant Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. He has pioneered several dental implant procedures in the Triangle, including the use of Zygoma implants and Teeth-in-an-Hour™. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. At UNC, he is able to share his knowledge of surgical procedures and techniques as well as mentoring the dental students. Dr. Neshat routinely lectures on the topic of Dental Implants while acting as the Director of Nu-Image Advanced Dental Seminars, a leading educational module for dental professionals in North Carolina. Dr. Neshat lectures to restorative dentists on the latest advancements in dental implant techniques. Dr. Neshat calls Raleigh home, where he spends quality time with his wife Carol, and three children.He was raised in Charlotte and completed his dental training at UNC Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Prior to pursuing his specialty training in oral and maxillofacial surgery in New York, Dr. Neshat completed a general practice residency at the John’s Hopkins Medical Institution, in Baltimore. Upon completion of his training in New York he pursued a facial plastic surgery fellowship in Florida, accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Neshat completed his medical clerkship in Florida hospitals and earned his medical degree from UHSA. He maintains current certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS).Dr. Neshat enjoys watching his daughters play soccer, son’s hockey games as well as supporting The Carolina Hurricanes.
Dr. Jorge Perez
Dr. Perez was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He received his DMD degree from University of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine in 2011. Upon completion, he completed his four year Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery training at Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC and its associated DC hospitals including: Washington Hospital Center, Children’s National Medical Center, Veterans Affairs, DC, and Georgetown University Hospital.As part of his training, Dr. Perez completed a craniofacial rotation with Dr. Jeffrey Posnick at Georgetown University Hospital, where he learned and was actively involved in advanced techniques of diagnosis and treatment of developmental jaw deformities and craniofacial reconstruction. Dr. Perez was also involved in research with Dr. Posnick and is currently working on a long term retrospective study on a specific dentofacial deformity pattern, soon to be submitted for publication in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. William Benzing
Dr. Benzing comes to Nu Image Surgical with over 15 years of oral surgery experience. He is originally from Syracuse, NY. He performed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery in New England at the University of Connecticut where he also obtained his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry. He is a board certified oral surgeon as well as a board certified anesthesiologist. Dr. Benzing enjoys teaching continuing education courses on medical emergencies and protocols, CPR, trauma, sedation, wisdom teeth removal and oral cancer screening. He was an adjunct professor at the University of New England where he taught local anesthesia, nitrous oxide and medical emergencies courses to dental hygienists. Dr. Benzing currently lives in Holly Springs, NC with his wife, Sarah, and three children: Megan (13), Julia (11) and William (8). He enjoys skiing, being outdoors, spending time with his family, watching football and NASCAR. He is a nationally certified USFF soccer coach and has coached his daughter’s soccer team for the last 5 years.
Dr. Anthony Immediata
Dr. Immediata has been in practice in Raleigh for over 27 years and calls Raleigh home. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, a Fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons. He received his D.M.D. Degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He then completed his residency in Anesthesia at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and his residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Duke University Medical Center. Prior to entering private practice Dr. Immediata worked in New Orleans Louisiana where he held a joint appointment as head of the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section at the Veterans Administration Medical Center and Clinical Faculty at LSU and Charity Hospital.
Dr. Immediata is married with three adult daughters. He is also the grandfather of seven very active young people. He and his wife, Mary, enjoy spending their free time together having adventures with their children and grandchildren hiking, gardening, and enjoying the great outdoors.