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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Melanie Detweiler, DDS

“Communication and long term relationships are very important to us, as we want all of our patients to be knowledgeable and informed in all aspects of their dental care. We will help you realize an investment in yourself pays dividends for a lifetime.”

My Mission

“My goal is to provide my patients with a positive dental experience in a dental home in which they feel comfortable and satisfied with their treatment.”

Education

VCU School of Dentistry – Richmond, VA
University of Virginia – Charlottesville, VA

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Detweiler has completed Heartland Leadership, and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and American Dental Association.

Personal Attention Professional Care

“I would love for patients to leave saying ‘that was the best dental experience I’ve ever had.’ Each patient should get the impression that we genuinely care not only about their oral health, but about their overall well-being; we consider each and every one of them a member of our family.”

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Detweiler currently resides in Virginia Beach with her husband, Todd. In her free time, she enjoys WAAR Kickball, coed softball, other sports, snowboarding, puzzles and going to the beach.

Angela Shirey, DMD

"We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do." – Mother Teresa

My Mission

"My highest priority is ensuring that my patients know that I care about their well-being as a whole, and not just in terms of their oral health concerns. I enjoy having the ability to create a positive impact on a person's life. For me, there is no greater feeling or reward than seeing a patient's reaction to their new smile for the first time."

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA – Doctorate of Dental Medicine
  • University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI – Bachelor's Degree

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Shirey seeks out a variety of advanced training opportunities in order to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques and trends in dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Shirey and her husband Nicholas reside in Norfolk. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, painting, card games, and being active outdoors, especially water skiing.