Friendly Staff. Beautiful Smiles. Welcoming Environment

Welcome to Horizon Family Dentistry! We are a family dental practice located in Rolesville, North Carolina. Our team of skilled dentists and dental hygienists are committed to providing quality dental care for your whole family.

Trying to find a dentist in your area can be a tough task. Trust us with your family’s dentistry needs. We want every member of your family to have a comfortable dental experience and by listening to needs and desires we will create a dental treatment plan that will promote healthy teeth and gums.

We also offer comprehensive dental care for children including: cleaning, restorative, sealants, and space maintenance appliances.

We look forward to building a lasting patient-dentist relationship with you and your family!

We’ll Provide You With That Winning Smile!

Meet Our Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Kenisha Grant-Hyman, DDS

    Dr. Kenisha Grant is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Norfolk State University and her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Grant served the socioeconomically challenged community for three years before forming Horizon Family Dentistry in 2008.

  • Dr. Brandy Joyner, DDS

    Dr. Brandy Joyner was born and raised in Elizabeth City, NC. She began practicing in 2005 after receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry from North Carolina State University and Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to forming Horizon Family Dentistry in 2008, Dr. Joyner also treated the underserved for three years.

  • Raquel Cosme
    Office Manager

    Raquel moved from New Jersey in 2008 and has been in the dental field for 12 years. She is most likely the first voice you will hear when you call the office. Raquel is fluent in Spanish. Raquel states, “I take great pleasure in developing long lasting relationships with all the patients of Horizon Family Dentistry. I really enjoy being a part of this wonderful team.”

  • Melissa Tapp Reece
    Patient Care Coordinator

    Melissa provides administrative support to Horizon Family Dentistry. She is a native of North Carolina and is also a United States Army Veteran. Melissa received a BBA with a specialization in management from Cameron University. She has a strong focus on assisting her local communities and developed a strong sense of devotion for the nonprofit sector. 

  • Ikea Walton
    Dental Assistant II

    Ikea Walton is a native of Wake Forest, North Carolina. She attended Sunrise School of Dental Assisting. Ikea has been a dental assistant at Horizon Family Dentistry since September 2008. She enjoys working directly with patients and using her dental assisting skills. Ikea states, “I look forward in meeting each and every patient. I take great pleasure in helping our patients at Horizon Family Dentistry achieve their dream of having a gorgeous and healthy smile.”

  • Evan Bennett
    Dental Assistant II

    Evan is a DA II who joined our team in May 2017. Evan is from a small town in South Georgia call Valdosta. Evan has been in NC for thirteen years. After graduating High School, Evan joined the U.S. Airforce for several years. During his spare time he likes playing the bass guitar and going to the beach.

Featured Articles

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, subject to ...

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  • Crowns and Bridges

    Bridges Bridges are natural-looking dental appliances that can replace a section of missing teeth. Because they are custom-made, bridges are barely noticeable and can restore the natural contour of teeth as well as the proper bite relationship between upper and lower teeth.Bridges are sometimes referred ...

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  • Veneers

    Teeth that are badly stained, shaped, or crooked may be improved by a veneer placed on the surface of the affected teeth.Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or that are chipped, ...

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  • Invisalign®

    Invisalign's® invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners will give you the beautiful straight teeth you've always wanted. And best of all, no one can tell you're wearing them. Invisalign® is great for adults and teenagers. What is Invisalign®? Invisalign® is the invisible way to straighten your ...

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  • April 2022 Dental Newsletter

    The Importance of Preventive Care: Maintaining Good Oral Health Preventative dental care is a significant part of overall dental health, but it's often an afterthought. Our dedicated dentist sees many patients who don’t keep up with consistent preventative oral care and then must fix the problems ...

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  • Fillings

    Frequently asked questions: dental fillings Are dental amalgams safe? Is it possible to have an allergic reaction to amalgam? Is it true that dental amalgams have been banned in other countries? Is there a filling material that matches tooth color? If my tooth doesn't hurt and my filling is still in ...

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  • Sealants

    Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun. The pits and grooves of your teeth are prime areas for opportunistic decay. Even regular brushing sometimes misses these ...

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  • Overview

    Pain can occur in any number of places in your mouth: teeth, gums, roots, the palate, tongue and jaw. Cavities are a common culprit causing pain. Untreated cavities can impact nerves because of infections of the tooth and gums. Impacted and abscessed teeth and sore jaws from teeth grinding are other ...

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  • Toothaches

    Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving ...

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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Read what our patients says about us!

    I absolutely adore the staff there and Dr. Grant is the best.  They have all the lastest technology to make sure you are up on the lastest treatments.  They have turned my fear of dental visits into a more pleasant experience."

    -Jody Sykes

    I just had my top Veneers placed by Dr. Grant and I could not be more pleased!  I'm looking forward to having my lower done and having a smile to show off!

    -Maryellen Taylor

    Everyone is always very friendly, makes coming to the dentist bearable :) ! 

    -Harley "Eddie" Taylor

    Pleasant dental team, love to come to the dentist and chat with them.  Very helpful in gathering all information for insurance


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8:00 am-2:00 pm