• Dental Cleanings
  • Dental Exams
  • Night Guards
  • Fluoride Treatments
  • Extractions
  • Fillings
  • And More!
  • Dental Crowns
    & Bridges
    Our crowns and bridges are 100% made in the USA with high-quality materials that are long lasting and natural looking!
    Oral Cancer
    There’s a 90% cure rate of oral cancer if detected early on. We want our patients to stay healthy, so we offer oral cancer screenings at no extra charge!
    Dental Plan
    No insurance? No problem! For an annual fee of $319, uninsured patients who choose our Quality Dental Plans receive (2) exams, (2) cleanings, x-rays and an emergency exam visit.
    "As always, everyone at the office is a
    pleasure to deal with."

    Google Reviews
    I was politely greeted by the receptionist, and quickly admitted by the dental hygienist, and my interaction with the dentist was also genial. The receptionist aided me in approximating my after-insurance cost for a procedure and provided reminder cards for my upcoming appointments. J.A.
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    General Dental Practice in Roanoke with a Well-Earned Reputation of Trust

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    At R. Alan May, DDS, our first goal from the moment you walk in the door is to provide you with quality dentistry.

    We believe the absolute best dental care available will only take place when there is a strong bond of trust with our patients. After all, we’re all working together toward the common goals of healthy teeth, gums, and, of course, a beautiful smile.

    We know that many patients have different levels of apprehension about visiting the dentist. The most important thing we can do is to listen to our patients’ concerns and determine the best way to address them. 


    We want you to enjoy (or at least not dread) your visits, and we try to make them as convenient as possible. We offer our patients:

    • Punctual Appointments - Your time is important to us, and we make a point to stay on time with our appointments, virtually eliminating wait times.
    • Emergency Exams - We designed our practice with appointment flexibility in mind. This allows us to offer short-notice appointments to patients. While every tooth problem is different, all roads forward start with the diagnosis.
    • Convenient Location - Our office is located on Williamson Road, just a short drive from Hollins University and off of Interstates 81 and 581.
    • Online Patient Forms - These can be found on this page of our website, so you can take your time and fill them out at your leisure at home.
    • In-depth Understanding of Dental Plans - If you have dental insurance, we file your claim for your maximum benefits. If you’re uninsured, we make great dental care accessible by accepting all major credit cards and offering our Quality Dental Plan.

    At R. Alan May, DDS, our goal is to get you the highest quality of care, period.