611 S Haywood St, Waynesville, NC 28786, USA

In 2017, Dr. Gillespie celebrates 23 years in the practice of dentistry. A native of the mountains, Dr. Gillespie is a graduate of Western Carolina University  and the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. As a lifelong learner, he obtained additional training in implant therapy, orthodontics, CEREC same-visit crowns, dental sleep apnea treatment, and 3-D scanning. Through numerous hours of continuing education, he is recognized as a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Gillespie has been married to Lisa for 29 years and they have three sons. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, fishing, kayaking, and photography.

"I am honored to have served our mountain area residents for over 23 years. Our patients become family members, and I have been blessed by the trust and confidence placed in me and my staff," states Dr. Gillespie.


  • Honduras Mission Trips
  • NC Baptist Men Dental Bus
  • Haywood Waterways Association (Group of the Year, 2009)
  • Public Art Commission (Past Chairman)
  • Haywood County Schools Foundation Mardi Gras King


  • American Dental Association
  • WNC Dental Society (Past President)
  • Downtown Waynesville Association (Board of Directors)
  • Haywood County Chamber of Commerce
  • Haywood County Arts Council
  • Western Carolina University Pre-Professional Health Advisory Committee
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine


  • "Best Dentist" 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, The Mountaineer Reader's Choice Awards
  • "Best of the Rest", 2013, Mountain Express
  • Business of the Month, Haywood County Chamber of Commerce
  • Platinum Circle, Fortune Practice Management