Meet Our Team
Jim Lu, DDS
Dr. Jim Lu, DDS graduated from Emory University in 2009 with a BA in Biology. He completed dental school at the University of Maryland-Baltimore School of Dentistry in 2015 with a Degree in Dental Surgery. While in dental school, he completed a 1 year Oral Surgery Clerkship and participated in numerous community outreach and volunteer events to provide dental care, education and oral cancer screening for underserved communities in Maryland. After dental school, he completed a 1 year General Practice Residency at Westchester Medical Center in New York where he received advanced training in prosthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, pediatric dentistry, oral surgery, and the management of medically compromised patients. He continues to take hundreds of hours of continuing dental education annually to keep up with advances in dentistry and to provide the highest quality dental care.
Dr. Jim Lu is a member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society and Academy of General Dentistry.
When not in the office, he enjoys volunteering, hiking, playing basketball, traveling and photography.
Shane Lu, DDS
Dr. Shane Lu grew up right outside of Atlanta, GA. After shadowing his childhood dentist growing up, Dr. Lu knew that he wanted to pursue dentistry to help others achieve healthy and beautiful smiles. He believes in establishing lasting patient relationships and providing high quality and comfortable dental care for his patients. Dr. Lu takes pride in keeping updated on the latest dental research, technology, and techniques in order to deliver excellent clinical care. In 2019, Dr. Lu received the Fellowship Award from the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), a distinction held by only 6% of general dentists in the U.S. He believes in educating his patients on how to maintain a healthy smile. He is involved in many community volunteer events across the state of North Carolina including Missions of Mercy, and the Ada Jenkins Center. In his free time, Dr. Lu enjoys spending time with his wife Vaneska and their 3 adorable Corgis (Dax, Mochi, and Biscuit), traveling, reading, and cheering on his hometown Atlanta sports teams.
Bachelor's of Science from Emory University (Atlanta, GA): Phi Beta Kappa
Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland School of
Dentistry (Baltimore, MD): Honors
Advanced Education in General Dentistry Certificate from East Carolina
School of Dentistry (Greenville, NC)
American Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
North Carolina Dental Society
Greater Charlotte Study Group