Dr. Petrocella is part of a Raleigh tradition of dental comfort and care. He is a 1979 graduate of Michigan State University and received his doctorate from the University of Michigan in 1983. He has dedicated his professional career to providing you with the best that dentistry has to offer. He is continually educating himself and his staff on the newest techniques and advances to offer you and your family state-of the art, personalized, comfortable and antiseptic dental care. Dr. Petrocella is a member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, and the Raleigh â€“ Wake County Dental Society.Â He was in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps from 1983 to 1986.