Lead Dentist Charlotte
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Dr. Sheila Gordon-Holt
For Dr. Holt, the most rewarding aspect of being a dentist in Charlotte is by far having the opportunity to make a difference! She works very hard to address every patient's dental concern, enhance their self-esteem and contribute positively to their overall health. Building a long-term relationship with the people she cares for and their families means the world to her. She also loves that dentistry is a field that is continually evolving with new technologies, techniques, and materials, and staying abreast of these advancement is a genuine passion of hers.
Why Did You Decide to Become a Dentist?
At the age of 13, Dr. Holt decided to pursue a career in dentistry. This choice was influenced by a transformative dental experience she underwent during that period, resulting in not only an improved appearance but also a boosted sense of self-esteem. The impact of this experience has remained ingrained in her memory throughout the years. Presently, she cannot fathom engaging in any other profession, as dentistry has become an integral and fulfilling part of her life.
Where Did You
Dr. Holt arrived to the United States at the age of 15. Her academic pursuits commenced at the University of Toledo, where she not only graduated with honors (cum laude) but also earned a Bachelor's degree in Arts in Chemistry with a minor in Spanish. Driven by her passion for dentistry, she continued her educational odyssey at the prestigious University of Michigan School of Dentistry. During her tenure there, she not only excelled academically but also assumed the role of class secretary and served as a mentor to budding dental enthusiasts. After earning her dental degree, Dr. Holt further honed her skills through an advanced education in General Dentistry at the esteemed University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Outside of her dental commitments, Dr. Holt stays engaged in activities such as cycling and ballroom dancing. She shares her life with her beloved husband, Michael, and is a proud parent to two delightful children, Nolan and Taylor.