Dr. Jeffery Connell was raised in Franklin, NC, a small town in in the western part of the state. Dr. Connell attended North Carolina State University and received his Bachelors in Human Biology with a Business Minor. Dr. Connell was interested in the dental field from a young age.
During his undergraduate studies he was able to shadow in the field and realized it was a rewarding career that he wanted to pursue. After college, he attended East Carolina University school of Dental Medicine and received his degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.).