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We provide treatment services aimed at the prevention and treatment of dental discomfort, including diseases of the nerve and surrounding structures. Treatments include:


  • Root canal treatment
  • Endodontic surgery
  • Post endodontic bleaching procedures
  • Acute treatment and aftercare for dental traumatic injuries


Appointments: (919) 537-3939
Fax: (919) 445-0299

Dental Faculty Practice
UNC School of Dentistry
Campus Box 7450
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7450

Meet Our Dentists
Ashraf Fouad Ashraf Fouad >
Department Chair, Jacob Freedland Distinguished Professor
Asma Khan Asma Khan >
Assistant Professor


  • Certificate, Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2006
  • PhD, Neuroscience, University of Maryland, 2002
  • BDS, Dentistry, Gulbarga University, 1993
Peter Z. Tawil Peter Z. Tawil >
Assistant Professor
Interim Endodontic Graduate Program Director
Jacob and Charlotte Freedland Term Professor


  • MS, Endodontics, University of North Carolina, 2008
  • Certificate, AEGD, University of Rochester, 2005
  • DMD, Dentistry, Universite de Montreal, 2004