Dr. Michael C. Hattaway
Family Dentistry


1317 Central Drive
Sanford, NC 27330

PO Box 2517
Sanford, NC 27331

Phone: (919) 775-2522
Fax: (919) 774-5639


For patients who do not like the prolonged effects of dental anesthesia, we now offer OraVerse. Click the link below to view the patient brochure.

We are conveniently located off Fields Drive, beside Central Carolina Hospital, on Central Drive.

Our office is the second building on the left.

Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 - 5:00  (closed from 12:30-1:30)











Dr. Michael C. Hattaway graduated from Sanford Central in 1970 where he played football under Coach Paul Gay and was a member of the 1968 championship team. Dr. Hattaway went to undergraduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received a BA degree in Zoology in 1974. He began practicing dentistry in 1981 after receiving his DDS from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill in 1980.  He is also a graduate of the Peter Dawson Occlusion Curriculum in St. Petersburg Florida. He is a member of the Lee County Dental Society and the American Dental Association. He is also a member of the North Carolina Dental Society wheDr. Hattawayre he served as President of the Fourth District from 2004 to 2005. Dr. Hattaway is an avid Tar Heel fan and a member of the Ram Club. He is also an exercise nut and has been actively running as a form of exercise since 1974. His lifelong passion is playing golf.  His brother handed him his first golf club at the young age of eight and the passion took effect immediately. Dr. Hattaway also loves to read novels and especially likes James Patterson. He has a large collection of James Patterson books. Dr. Hattaway chose dentistry as his profession because he knew in his heart from the early age of six that he was chosen by God to help people. Dr. Hattaway fully believes in treating his patients with the utmost respect and delivering the care that he would want delivered to himself if he was the patient. At our people-oriented practice, we look forward to knowing you as friends as well as patients. We want you to feel as comfortable as possible. Treatment decisions are made with your concerns and desires in mind. Our goal is to help enable you to have a beautiful healthy smile and to enjoy eating the foods that you choose to eat.