Dr. Nicholas Bland
Dr. Nicholas Bland was born and raised in Aiken, SC and graduated from North Georgia College & State University with a BS in Chemistry. It was during that time he met his wife Adrian and realized his passion for dentistry and helping others. Nicholas and Adrian have been married for over eight years and have three children. After attending dental school at Tufts University, Dr. Bland and his family moved to Fort Stewart, GA where he began his career as a U.S. Army Dentist. While at Fort Stewart, Dr. Bland volunteered to be the Officer in Charge of Children’s Dental Health Month which helped to teach over 1400 children from various schools in the surrounding area proper oral hygiene techniques. It was during this time Dr. Bland realized his true calling to become a Pediatric Dentist. He went on to serve as the Brigade Dental Surgeon for the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division out of Fort Stewart, GA and subsequently the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division out of Fort Bragg, NC. After serving a little over four years on active duty, Dr. Bland completed two additional years of specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry with New York University-Langone Dental Medicine in Central Arizona. While there, he was chosen by his attending faculty to serve as Chief Resident during his final year in residency. Dr. Bland is excited to come home to North Carolina to provide excellent, compassionate, dental care to children in the greater Fayetteville area. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, dancing with his wife and daughters, playing guitar, and staying physically fit. Dr. Bland is Currently a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
“My philosophy regarding pediatric dentistry is to help children reach adulthood without being fearful or anxious of dental experiences while providing the highest quality care to my patients in a warm, relaxing environment.”