The staff of Michael D. Fleming, DDS strongly believe in a minimally invasive, financially conservative, environmentally responsible and biologically sound approach to dentistry.
In evaluating each patient's treatment requirements, our goal is to maximize dental treatment results while minimizing expense, loss of tooth structure, and potential health risks.
Dr. Michael Fleming lives in Wake Forest, NC with his wife, Ginny, who has had chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia since 1990. He has two daughters, two stepdaughters and six grandchildren. In addition to his ongoing pursuits in scientific research, he enjoys landscaping and gardening, weight lifting, and relaxing at the North Carolina coast. He also is a drummer and continues to pursue studies and instruction in music and percussion. Prior to becoming a dentist, Dr. Fleming served for 7 years as a combat pilot in the United States Marine Corps. He remains an avid flight enthusiast today.
Dr. Fleming received a BA in Religion from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976. He then went on to get his DDS degree from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in 1980. He is a member of the American Dental Association, The North Carolina Dental Society and the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology.
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Dr. Johanna Lerzundy joined the practice in August 2014. We are very blessed to have found another dentist who shares Dr. Fleming's gentle, caring, patient-centered philosophy of dentistry.
Dr. Lerzundy graduated from the University of Carabobo Dental School in Valencia, Venezuela in May 2004. She practiced as an associate in a private practice in San Diego, Venezuela until 2006 when she moved back to the United States. Dr. Lerzundy attended the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in May 2013. She is a member of the American Dental Association, The North Carolina Dental Society, The Durham-Orange County Dental Society and The Academy of General Dentistry.
Fluent in Spanish as well as English, Dr. Lerzundy looks forward to serving the Spanish speaking community with increased communication skills. She is particularly fond of working with children. Dr. Lerzundy also performs simple tooth extractions.
Sheena has been with Dr. Fleming since January 2015. She lives in Roxboro with her husband, Jeff. They have two children, Aiden and Ace, and miniature dachshund Max . Sheena graduated from Alamance Community College, Dental Assisting program in 2005. Sheena enjoys spending time with her children, shopping and camping.
Dawn has been with Dr. Fleming since 2001. She lives in Leasburg with her husband Mike. They were married in 1995 and have two boys. She spends her spare time volunteering at her son's school and at her church. She graduated from Alamance Community College Dental Assisting Program in 1991.
Adrienne was previously a dental assistant with Dr. Fleming for 10 years before moving to Virginia in 2013. We are thrilled that she returned to our office July 2015. She lives in Durham with her two sons. She graduated from Alamance Community College, Dental Assisting program in 2001. Adrienne enjoys traveling and running.
Erin has been with Dr. Fleming since 2014. She lives in Timberlake with her husband Dustin and their two daughters. She graduated from Guilford Technical Community College in 2006 with an Associates in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Her training and experience allows her to provide her patients with the most personalized and comfortable care. Her interests include shopping, dancing, traveling, and listening to music. She enjoys having fun with family and friends.
Melissa has been with Dr. Fleming since 2011. She lives in Cary with her husband Brad and their son and daughter. She graduated from York Technical College with an Associates in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2007. She enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her family.