Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Zev Orentlikher

Board Certified Pediatric Dentist in Fayetteville and Hope Mills

Dr. Zev Orentlikher was raised in Israel and served in the Israeli Military. After service, he moved to New York City with a dream to become a health care provider. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree at the State University of NY Purchase College, the home of the Neuberger Museum of Art. While in college, he became interested in dentistry through art and sciences and graduated with honors Summa Cum Laude.

Dr. Orentlikher earned his doctorate degree (Doctor of Dental Surgery) at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and graduated with Cum Laude honors. Dr. Orentlikher completed a Residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) as Eastman Center-University of Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital with an emphasis in surgical and advanced procedures in dentistry where he developed a passion for treating and working with children and their parents. Dr. Orentlikher has accomplished his dream and was granted a hospital residency position in pediatric dentistry at Maimonides Hospital Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center in Brooklyn, NY. After many dreadful winters in New York, he decided to move to North Carolina with the pursuit of a sunnier and warmer climate.

Dr. Orentlikher is married, has a daughter who was born at his training hospital in Brooklyn, NY and a Yellow Labrador. He enjoys spending his time with his family, friends and volunteering in the community. Dr. Orentlikher is an active member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, North Carolina Dental Society, and North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Subodh Gurung, DMD

General Dentist in Fayetteville, NC

Patient-focused dentist seeking to contribute skills and compassion in a dynamic dental office. Hailing from the country with tall mountains and birthplace of Lord Buddha, Nepal, Dr. Gurung moved to the United States in 2011, with the dreams and aspirations to grow further and broaden his horizons. Dr. Gurung served his homecountry for nearly 2 years, before his big move. After completing his Advanced Standing DMD program from U of Illinois at Chicago in 2016, he accepted a position in a fast-paced dental office, in a small town in South Carolina. Now, he wants to move close to family and embrace what North Carolina has to offer.

Apart from the bread and butter of General dentistry, Dr. Gurung holds keen interest in implant dentistry. Last year, he completed a Comprehensive course in Implant dentistry at Augusta University, backed by the prestigious AAID. He is looking forward to serving the Hopemills area with his years of expertise in General dentistry and life experiences, and form a long-term relationship with the community and its people. In his free time, he loves to hang out with his neice and nephew, go out on hiking, travel and try out new restaurants.

Dr. Pratik Gupta, DDS

General Dentist in Fayetteville, NC

With an emphasis on team-centered, personalized dental care, Dr. Gupta enjoys the opportunity to regularly provide dental care to the Fayetteville, North Carolina area. He completed a Masters of Public Health from the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, and obtained his DDS from the University of Southern California.

In addition to his professional dental pursuits, Dr. Gupta enjoys a role as mentor in helping younger dentists, and individuals considering the dental professional, navigate the unique education and occupational challenges that follow. He enjoys reading in his spare time, including novels like “The Obstacle is the Way” by Ryan Holiday and Viktor Frankl’s “Man’s Search for Meaning”. Dr. Gupta loves adventure when it comes to cinema, preferring classics like “Forrest Gump” and “Avengers”.

Dr. Gupta is certified through the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), and is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).

Dr. Vamsi Kalavacharla, DDS MS

General Dentist in Fayetteville, NC

Dr. Kalavacharla found at home in Fayetteville, North Carolina after obtaining his DDS from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, at the University of Southern California. He was the recipient of both the Deans Award and the Presidents Award.

Dr. Vamsi enjoys an approach to dentistry characterized by a unique, patient-first perspective. He leverages a background in research and product development to ensure that patient needs are understood and fulfilled.

When Dr. Vamsi is away from the Fayetteville office, he enjoys spending time with his family in and around North Carolina. In particular, he enjoys local hiking routes and spending quality time outdoors.