Dr. Paul Getty attended Temple University Dental School, where he graduated with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1976. He served in the US Navy where he finished his Navy Periodontal Fellowship. Dr Getty also served in the US Army National Guard. Dr. Getty is a member of the North Carolina Dental Society and American Dental Association. Dr Getty has been practicing dentistry for over 40 years. He loves helping patients improve their oral health, appearance, quality of life along with eliminating patient distress and discomfort.
Dr Getty grew up in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. Today, he thrives living in Newport on a small farm caring for his garden, chickens, and livestock. He enjoys being able to relax and spend time at the beach so living on the coast of North Carolina is the perfect place for him. Dr Getty is active in his church activites, and involved in the local Sierra Club and County Health Board.
Dr Getty's family includes his wife, his son living in New York City and his daughter living in Durham North Carolina. And of course numerous four legged family members who keep Dr Getty very busy and entertained.