About Your Dentist

Jonathan Belfore, DMD

"A beautiful and healthy smile creates a happy and healthy life."

My Mission

To consistently provide the highest quality of comprehensive dental care so I can give each patient the beautiful smile that they want and deserve.


Doctorate of Dental Medicine - University of Louisville School of Dentistry - Louisville, KY

Bachelor of Science in Biology - University of South Carolina - Columbia, SC

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Belfore is excited to work and learn throughout his career. He is dedicated to studying the latest advancements in dental research, techniques, and technology so he can provide every patient with care and services that not only meet, but exceed every expectation.

Dr. Belfore is an active member of the American Dental Association and the American Dental Education Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Belfore was raised in Greenville, South Carolina. When he isn't practicing dentistry, he enjoys cheering on the Gamecocks of his alma mater, the University of South Carolina. When the weather permits – he can usually be found either returning from, or departing for, a brisk run. Dr. Belfore loves working with people and looks forward to becoming a positive force for active engagement in the surrounding community.

Melanie Smith, DMD

"Everyone smiles in the same language." ― George Carlin

My Mission

My mission in dentistry is to provide individualized dental care that is tailored specifically to each patient's needs, concerns and desires. I am committed to educating the community on different aspects of dental health and how it is vital for the maintenance of overall health. I find great personal and professional satisfaction in my role as a catalyst for patients to achieve optimal oral health and enjoy the many benefits of a healthy, beautiful smile.


Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry - East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine – Greenville, NC

Bachelor of Arts in Biology - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Professional Memberships

Dr. Smith is an active member of the American Dental Association and the National Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of the office, Dr. Smith enjoys exploring new areas of the RDU with her husband and golden retriever. In her free time, she also pursues hobbies that include reading, singing, and traveling.