Durham Cosmetic Dentistry

Prosthodontic and Family Care


Bill Gates, DDS, MS, PLLC

Bill Gates, DDS, MS
3622 Shannon Road
Suite 101
Durham, NC 27707
919-493-1402
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Dr. Gates

Dr. Gates earned his dental degree from the University of North Carolina in 1989.

In 1991 Dr. Gates earned a Master of Science degree and Certificate in Prosthodontics from the University of Iowa. This two year post graduate program focuses on the specialty of Prosthodontics where techniques to treat more complex dental conditions with crowns, bridges, veneers, implants, and dentures are practiced.

In 1992, Dr. Gates earned a Certificate in Maxillofacial Prosthetics from The University of Texas at MD Anderson Cancer Center, further specializing in the field of dental rehabilitation of the cancer patient.

Dr. Gates held the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of North Carolina from 1992 to 1995.

Dr. Gates has been a member of the IOWA MOST Cleft Lip and Palate Team since 2010. Once a year this Rotary supported team of dedicated professionals works with Rotary in Guatemala to bring life changing treatments to cleft lip and palate patients in Guatemala.

Dr. Gates is an Associate Consulting Professor in the Department of Surgery at Duke University Medical Center.

Dr. Gates is a member of the following professional organizations:

American College of Prosthodontists

American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics

American Dental Association

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Dr. Bill Gates

Kristina Alfred, RDH

Kristina joined our team in June of 2011. She received her Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene at Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown, North Carolina and licensed in 2009. In May of 2013 Kristina graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with a Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene.

Kristina is a Minnesota native but has called North Carolina home since the age of ten. Outside of the office, Kristina enjoys reading books such as Twilight, The Hunger Games, and the Divergent series. She also loves to spend time with her husband Chris, family, friends, and her Brittany Spaniel Bailey. Kristina's favorite thing about working in dentistry is her patients. "I enjoy being able to interact with all of my patients and being able to offer them the best possible care for a healthy smile!"

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Kristina Alfred, RDH

Angela Kudlacek, DA II

Angela joined our team in August of 2015. Angela received her Dental Assisting Degree from Cypress College. Angela recently moved to Chapel Hill from Southern California and is excited to be here! Outside the office, Angela enjoys spending time with her husband Stephan and their friends. Her hobbies are yoga, ballet, crafting and decorating. Angela loves dentistry because she is able to help others and also make them feel good about their smile.

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Angela Kudlacek, DA II

Morgan Yates, DA II

Morgan joined our team in June of 2013. She received her Dental Assisting Degree from Alamance Community College. Morgan is a native of North Carolina, born and raised in Efland, and plans to continue living there. Outside the office, Morgan enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is also a volunteer fire fighter for the Efland Fire Department. She has one dog named Ellie Mae, a terrier and Pomeranian mix. Morgan's favorite thing about working in dentistry is being able to help people achieve a happy and healthy smile!

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Morgan Yates, DAII