For over 20 years, Dr. Katherine Pak has been a noteworthy leader in restorative family and cosmetic dentistry. She is featured in Charlotte Magazine, being recognized as a part of “Charlotte’s Top Dentist” since 2011 and has received this recognition every year thereafter. She continues to research with an open mind and a caring heart to find the utmost care for her patients.
A native North Carolinian, Dr. Pak is the founder of Ayrsley Family Dentistry (started in 2005) and achieved her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. During her time at Carolina, she was honored on the Dean’s List and scored the top 96% of graduating seniors on her Dental Admissions Test. She thought long and hard about her future and discovered due to her love of art and love of medicine, she married the two with Dentistry as her passion and career. From Carolina to Creighton University School of Dentistry, she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery, also honored on the Dean’s List and was awarded the Dr. Raymond Rucker Scholarship for scholastic achievement.
She is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Spears Continuing Education and the South Charlotte Study Club. In her continuing strive for comprehensive dentistry and education, Dr. Pak attended the prestigious Pankey Institute and Dr. Frank Spears Education Center. This is catered to post-graduate education programs for practicing dentists.
After dental school, Dr. Pak moved to Charlotte to marry her college sweetheart. She is a proud mom of two wonderful children, Xander and Lauren. In her spare time, Dr. Pak loves to cook, travel, read, run and spend quality time with her family and friends.