Meet Our Dentists
The Shelby Dental Care Center Team
Our dental office in Shelby, NC, prides itself on providing the latest technology in dental health care. We value patient comfort and safety and offer dental services with our patients at the forefront of our policies.
Pauline E. Cahill, DDS
Owner / Cosmetic Excellence
Focused on creating beauty and meeting the needs of anxious adults, Dr. Cahill practices patient-friendly dentistry thanks to her blend of poise, polish, kindness, and quality. She combines exceptional training with the advanced technologies at Shelby Dental Care Center.
Dr. Cahill earned her degree from Dalhousie University School of Dentistry in Canada. She then served seven years with the Canadian Department of National Defense, practicing general dentistry with an emphasis on complete oral rehabilitation.
Benjamin G. Caple, DDS
Striving for excellence and superior care, Dr. Caple combines his leadership and dentistry skills to help patients realize their best smiles.
Dr. Caple graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry and is a member of the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.
He received his undergraduate degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and spent six years as an officer in the US Army, where he was deployed to Iraq as a platoon leader in 2009.
Jessica H. Lackey, DDS
A favorite among children thanks to her kind manner, easy laugh, and gentle touch, Dr. Lackey has a true knack for working with families and children. She looks at each tooth as a small work of art and gives every procedure—no matter how big or small—her complete time and attention.
A graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, Dr. Lackey earned her undergraduate honors degrees at NC State. She is also a member of the North Carolina Dental Society and the American Dental Association. Dr. Lackey’s chosen area of concentration is the prevention of dental disease in families and children, with a recent concentration in HealthyStart.