Meet Dr. Belton

In The Beginning

Dr. Belton has proudly been in the healthcare industry for most of his life. His humble beginnings had a start as a Corpman in the US Navy while he served his nation in this position from 1952- 1955. After his time in the navy, Dr Belton began work on his career in dentistry. He now has decades of experience under his belt, having been a dentist for over 50 years! All the while remaining true to his friendly, client-focused nature.

Meet Dr. Belton

Dr. Belton earned both a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree at UNC-Chapel Hill. He continues his education by attending several divisons of the North Carolina Dental Society and other study clubs on a monthly basis.

Career Achievements

During Dr. Belton's illustrious career, he has reached many achievements he is very proud of. These achievements include:
  • Past President of Local District and State NC Dental Society with Past president of Gaston County and First District of NC Dental Society
  • Chairman of the Board for NC Dental Society with “Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the NC Dental Society"
  • Served as Examiner on the State Board of Dental Examiners
  • Vice president of NC Dental Society

Outside of Work

When Dr. Belton is outside of work he enjoys spending time at his home in Gastonia with his loving wife Dianne. Together they have 5 children and 7 grandchildren. Dr Belton has continually remained actively involved in his community.
- Past President of the Catawba Study Club
- Past-President of Noon Optimist Club
- Past President of Greater Gaston Boys & Girls Club
- Past-President of West Gastonia Boys & Girls Club (Awarded the Silver Medallion from Boys & Girls Club of America)
- Past- President of Gaston Country Club
- Board member of N.C. Department of Human Resources
- Elder of First Presbyterian Church of Gastonia (also served as Deacon, Chairman of Stewardship Committee and Chairman of Nominating Committee.)