Elizabeth Clapham, D.D.S.
Family and Cosmetic Dentist
Looking for a good dentist in Durham or Raleigh? Dr. Clapham is a Triangle native and dentist at Nelson Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Durham and Denture Makers in Raleigh. She is a graduate of Durham Academy and Smith College, and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at UNC Chapel Hill.
She's a compassionate and gentle general dentist, caring for adults and children of all ages, and finds reward in helping others lead happier, healthier lives. Follow her on Facebook
Dr. Clapham offers comprehensive dental care services including dental exams, teeth cleaning, tooth whitening, restorations, dentures, veneers, CEREC one visit crowns and inlays, wisdom tooth removal consultation, root canals, and emergency tooth pain relief.
Several types of insurance accepted at the Durham practice, including Ameritas, United Concordia, and United Health, and discounted rates are available for students covered by the Duke student health plan. The Raleigh dental office accepts Medicaid in addition to other insurance.
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Our Durham dental clinic has been recognized as a top dental office for three consecutive years in the Independent Weekly Best in Triangle reader poll. Providing residents, students, and commuters from Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Raleigh, Morrisville, Hillsborough and surrounding Triangle communities with exceptional dental care with a flair for making patients feel comfortable is what we're all about. Come see for yourself!
April 2013 "Dr. Clapham is a wonderful dentist. I traveled from out of town and was not disappointed. She filled two cavities and pulled a tooth and kept me at ease the entire time. I will be coming back." - Elmar S
March 2013 "I have had one appointment at Dr. Clapham's office and it was Great!!!!!! Her dental hygienist Terri was very kind, courteous and professional and explained everything before she did it. I would recommend her office highly." - Teresa B
October 2012 "A great overall experience. Very approachable and set out clear tasks I can do at home. Helped me understand patterns and habits that would help or harm my teeth. The vibe around the office was friendly and still professional." - Mary G
"Dr. Clapham was a delight! The thing that I really liked about my visit was how conservative her diagnosis was. There was no immediate work needed just some things to watch. I was not scared into unnecessary treatments, and left the visit with clean teeth and some things to think about as far as my dental hygiene." - William L
"Painfree. I need extra numbing and Dr. Clapham made sure I was comfortable. She is meticulous in the examination process. I am so glad I found a dentist who doesn't make me cringe at the prospect of a dental visit." - Merike S