Dr. Alex's Experience

Pediatric Dentist, Associated Children's Dentistry, Nashville, TN, 2019 - Present

Focus on positive patient outcomes, prevention, and conservative evidence based dentistry. Pediatric dentist in a busy environment offering treatment as indicated under oral sedation and general anesthesia.

Pediatric Dentist, Complete Dental Care, Jackson, TN, July 2019 - February 2020

The sole pediatric dentist in a multi-specialty group practice working in a fast-paced environment over 3 locations.
Work in Huntingdon, Parsons and Jackson, Tennessee.

Lee Specialty Clinic, University of Louisville, KY, March 2019 

Hospital based special needs rotation treating ASA 11 & ASA 111 under faculty guidance 

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, December 2018 

Oncology/Hematology rotation concerning dental implications of St. Jude patients. Rotated within both in patient & outpatient clinics 

Rady Children's Hospital,
San Diego, CA, November 2018 

Trauma rotation with significant special needs experience

Associate Dentist, Aspen Dental,
Dickson, TN, December-June2017 

Fast paced environment with attention to productive quality dentistry 

Extern, Perfect Smiles Orthodontics, Nashville, TN, 2015-16 

Worked under Dr. Kevin Robinson, DDS, an orthodontist

Extern, New Image Dentistry,
Franklin, TN, 2014-16 

Shadowed and assisted Dr. Allen Blourchian, DDS, a general dentist with over 20 years of experience 

Medical Device Representative, Atrymetrix, Nashville, TN, 2011-12 

Promoted DNA analysis hardware and respective main ten an ce contracts 

Medical Mission, International Leadership Development Institute, Brentwood, TN, 2010-12 

Volunteered time, dental care, and expertise, both domestically and abroad (Sierra Leone/Senegal). to support mission critical goals

 

Dr. Alex's Credentials

Caring For You And Your Smile

Education

  • Post-Doctoral, New York University, Pediatric Dental Resident
    Nashville, TN (July 2017 - June 2019)

  • Doctoral, Meharry Medical College, School of Dentistry, Nashville TN (2012 - 2016)

  • Undergraduate, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro TN (2009 - 2011); Morehouse College, Atlanta GA (2006 - 2009). Standford University, Palo Alto, CA (2007 - 2008)

Leadership

  • Vice President, Fundraising Chair, Meharry Class of 2016, Nashville, TN (2014 - 2016)

  • Vice President, Community Chair, Meharry Orthodontic Study Club, Nashville, TN (2014 - 2016)

  • Board Member, National Organization for Workforce Diversity, Nashville, TN (2013 - Present)

Organizations

  • American Association of Pediatric Dentistry

  • Bethal World Outreach Church

  • American Association of Orthodontists

  • American Association of Public Health Dentistry

  • American Dental Association 

 
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