Dr. Emily Stopper

Dr. Emily Jenkins Stopper is a West Jefferson, North Carolina native and daughter of Dr. Alvin P. Jenkins. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Wake Forest University in 2002 and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2007.

Dr. Stopper is dedicated to maintaining a high level of knowledge and skill in the ever-changing field of dentistry. She does so throughout the year by attending advanced education courses presented by leading dentists all over the U.S. Dr. Stopper is a certified provider of Lumineers® and Invisalign®, and is certified by the World of Clinical Laser Institute in laser dentistry. Dr. Stopper is also certified in sedation dentistry by the Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation and the North Carolina State Board of Dentistry.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • North Carolina Academy of General Dentistry
  • North Carolina Dental Society
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation 

Outside the Office

In her free time, Dr. Stopper enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters (Hannah and Sarah), two dogs, chinchilla, rabbit, and chickens. She is an avid knitter and reader.