Here at Smile Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, we are one of very few offices to offer IN OFFICE sedation to give our patients a stress free visit.

Meet Our Anesthesiologist
Dr. Cangemi completed Dental School at the University of North Carolina, where he received the Grover C. Hunter Jr. Award for academic and clinical excellence in Periodontics. He went on to complete a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry. While in private practice he completed his certification in intravenous sedation. Desiring more extensive knowledge in anesthesiology, he entered into an anesthesiology residency and the Masters Program at Ohio State University. He obtained his Masters Degree in Anesthesiology and a Certificate of Residency in Anesthesiology from Ohio State University. Dr. Cangemi now provides anesthesiology services for General Dentists, Pediatric Dentists, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and other Dental Specialists, for a wide variety of dental procedures.

Dr. Cangemi was the first mobile practicing Dentist-Anesthesiologist in the state of North Carolina. He then joined with orthognathic surgery expert Myron Tucker and has established an office based orthognathic surgery as an alternative to the hospital OR. He serves on the Anesthesia Advisory Committee and is an anesthesia examiner for the North Carolina State Dental Board. He publishes and lectures on numerous topics in Anesthesiology.