Meet the Dentists at ACFP Dentistry

Dr. Olcese, DDS
Dr. Olcese, DDSGeneral Dentist

Dr. Edward Olcese grew up on the West Coast of the United States in Torrance, CA (Southern California). He attended undergrad at Justo Sierra Dental School in Mexico City, Mexico and went on to complete his Doctorate at the University of Southern California School of Dentistry.

Dr. Olcese or “Dr. O” has been in practice for 9 years. He has been serving the Anson Community and surrounding areas for over 5 years now! As a Dentist his main goal is to give patients back the ability to smile with confidence. When working with his patients he wants to establish a long term, collaborative, and trusting relationship. His friendly personality and gentle approach speaks volumes as a local dentist.

When not in the Dental Office he enjoys spending time with his wife, Angela, and adorable twins, Oliver and Olivia.  Family time is very important to him! He also has a passion for woodworking and tinkering with electronics.

Dr. Olcese is a member of the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.

Dr. Thome, DDS
Dr. Thome, DDSPedriatric Dentist

A native of Colorado, Dr. Thome graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2001. After seven years as a successful general dentist in Kansas City, MO, Dr. Thome decided to pursue his true passion for children’s dentistry. He completed his pediatric dental residency at Nova Southeastern University and treated many patients at the renowned Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Thome strives to make every child’s visit an enjoyable experience and to help them and their parents understand the essentials for building good dental health. He understands that a positive experience combines the very best care tailored to patients’ needs with a relationship built on trust and open communication. Dr. Thome believes the experience during a dental visit is just as important as the treatment. He encourages parents to be part of our team during the appointment.

When not helping his young patients build happy smiles, Dr. Thome enjoys the outdoors and especially spending time with his wife and young son Robert.

Dr. Thome is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD).


Dr. Casher, DDS
Dr. Casher, DDSGeneral Dentist

The Ohio State University in 1974. Upon graduation he relocated to North Carolina to start his own practice in Lumberton. In 1994, Casher moved to the Wadesboro area where has been involved in the community ever since. He retired from practicing in March of 2011 but continues to be involved and perform hygiene procedures.

Over the years Dr. Casher has become a household name in Anson County due to his laid-back personality and devotion to excellence patient care.  Dr Casher is very excited to be serving the dental needs of the community again. He is dedicated to providing a hometown feel that is just one of the many parts contributing to “A Better Dental Experience” that you will receive at Anson County Family & Pediatric Dentistry.

When Dr Casher is not treating patients he enjoys spending time at the beach with his family and scuba diving.



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