Career Background: Dr. Steel joined CHA as a Dentist in July 2016 before assuming the role of Lead Dentist in February 2018, practicing in her home town of Concord. Dr. Steel completed a one year general dentistry residency program at ECU in June 2016. Prior to pursuing her education in dentistry, Dr. Steel worked as an intern in the Concord Dental Clinic in 2006-2008.
Education: Dr. Steel attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for undergraduate studies before attending dental school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2015 with her D.M.D. While at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Steel received her Master’s in Public Health, focusing on access to dental care for patients with special needs.
Professional, Business and Civic Activities: Dr. Steel is currently a National Network for Oral Health Access Leadership Fellow, a member of the American Dental Association and a member of the North Carolina Dental Association. Dr. Steel is an Adjunct Faculty member at both UNC-Chapel Hill Dental School and East Carolina University Dental School.