Dr. Lorette Polite-Young, RPh, D.D.S., was born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. She graduated from Florida A&M University worked for a year in Jacksonville as a registered pharmacist. She attended Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C. for her dental school and pediatric training. After completing her two-year residency, she became a full-time instructor at Howard University College of Dentistry Pediatric Department for a year. Dr. Polite-Young moved to Charlotte, where she worked at a Non-profit pediatric dental office. Dr. Polite-Young opened “Young and Polite Children’s Dentistry” with her husband, Dr. Robert L. Young, Jr. Dr. Polite-Young is an active member of American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, National Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Association, American Dental Association, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Pharmaceutical Association, and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Dr. Polite-Young enjoys attending church, reading, shopping , and most of all spending time with her husband and 4 children.