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Dr. Bill Claytor

A native of Shelby, Dr. Bill Claytor, Jr., has been serving Shelby and the surrounding area for over 35 years. Dr. Claytor began his practice in Shelby 1982 and moved into solo practice in 1986.


Dr. Claytor graduated from Shelby High School in 1972 and graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976 with a double Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry and Geology. He graduated UNC School of Dentistry in 1980 and did his residency at the Medical University of South Carolina.


Dr. Claytor is a Certified CEREC Trainer has been published in many periodicals and online regarding current dental and digital technologies. His career consistently demonstrates commitment to continuing education in dentistry and his desire to provide the best dental care available for his patients.


As an involved community member, Dr. Claytor has been an active member of Orchestra at Gardner-Webb and Charlotte Civic since 1984. Dr. Claytor is actively involved in foreign missions in the Ukraine, providing dental care and church building skills.


When not in the office, Dr. Claytor loves spending time with his wife, Lisa, their two children, Jennifer and William, and their Jack Russell Terrier, Bailey.