Dental Staff

Dentist in Cary, NC

All our professionals at Hemlock Plaza Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

“My staff and I strive to provide a professional and friendly environment to our patients while stressing the importance of continuing and maintaining regular dental hygiene appointments as they would their routine medical exams.”

Saeed M. Mehrabani

Dr. Mehrabani received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry.  A passionate promoter of oral health, Dr. Mehrabani’s core philosophy revolves around the premise that overall, systemic health begins with healthy teeth and gums and a beautiful smile.  Besides ensuring his patients receive the dental care they need, he is very concerned with what the patient wants and how it all affects the patient’s overall health.  A conscientious dentist, Dr. Mehrabani believes that long term health begins with a healthy mouth.

As an avid learner, Dr. Mehrabani actively participates in learning new technologies in dentistry.  In his spare time, he enjoys gardening and playing golf.


Wendy is our senior dental assistant. Born in Raleigh, Wendy grew up in Cary and attended Cary High School. She attended Louisburg College before attending Wake Technical Community College for dental assisting. Wendy has been a dental assistant for 27 years and lives in Cary with her son.


Sohe joined our team in 2009 as a dental assistant.  Sohe is a patient advocate and likes to ensure our patients are calm and comfortable.  She completed her BS in Pathology before entering the dental field.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and being involved in her church’s outreach initiatives. She currently resides in Cary with her husband and son.


Our Hygienist Raquel joined our team in 2016. A native of Cary, Raquel attended Wake Technical Community College where she earned her dental hygiene degree in 2014.  She is very passionate about educating patients about the importance of dental hygiene and proper dental hygiene methods.  She is married with two young boys and two furbabies. She is a country music enthusiast and loves spending her free time with family and friends.


Shannon joined our team in 2012 but took some time off to have her son, Jacob.  She is back with us as our Invisalign Team Leader as well as our insurance coordinator.  She is very passionate about being a patient advocate whether it’s to calm fears, answer questions or discuss treatment and payment options.  She lives in Holly Springs with her husband and son. They make her heart smile!


Mary is our Office Manager and treatment plan coordinator and has been with the practice since 2007. Known as the office “Insurance Guru”, she assists with ensuring our patients maximize their yearly allowance. She has a knack for names and has been known to greet our patients by their first name outside of the office. Her specialty is making our patients feel like part of the family.