About Dr. Boles

Catherine Thorton Boles, D.D.S.

Family Dentist, Cosmetic Dentist & Experienced Denture Provider located in New Bern, NC

If you were to ask Dr. Boles why she became a dentist, she would reflect fondly in following in the footsteps of her parents and her older brother. From an early age, she knew in her heart that dentistry was the path she was destined for. The genuine relationships she establishes with her patients brings her great joy and fulfillment.

As a doctor, she is committed to serving her patients with quality, honest, and solutions-oriented dentistry. She prides herself on taking the time to understand the goals and needs of each patient. Her attention to detail allows her to provide exquisite treatment, time and time again. As an experienced clinician, she is able to offer a wide range of services to her patients from Invisalign to same day dentistry.

Dr. Boles remains steadfast in her commitment to utilizing technology to improve the patient experience and to optimize oral health. In addition, Dr. Boles attends continuing education courses regularly and is an active member in the Twin Rivers Dental Society and the Seattle Study Club.

At McCarthy Dental, Dr. Boles and her team are committed to running on time, being fully transparent, and doing what is best for the long-term health and happiness of their patients. They are also dedicated to maintaining a clean and safe working environment. They adhere to strict infection control guideless and rigorous training to help keep you and your family safe.

Dr. Boles understands the importance of team harmony and values the role each team member plays. Patients appreciate the relaxed and friendly office environment that McCarthy Dental has created over the years.

Dr. Boles attended NC State University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was inducted into two prestigious honor societies, Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi. In 2008 she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. She is a Fellow of Implant Dentistry by International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

When she is out of the office, Dr. Boles is an avid cyclist and enjoys exploring the Blueridge Parkway with her family. When it is time to relax, she enjoys reading and playing chess. Dr. Boles resides in New Bern with her husband, Aaron Arnette, and their three vivacious children.

Comes see Dr. Boles soon and experience how she approaches dentistry and life – from the heart.