Dr. Thompson’s fine eye for aesthetic detail began at an early age, as she was raised in the heart of New York City, just steps away from Park Avenue, Fashion Avenue and 5th Avenue. This keen eye for artistry and passion for detailed aesthetics certainly fostered her decision to pursue a career in cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Thompson earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree at The Pennsylvania State University after working in Manhattan for several years. She then attained a Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in Alton, Illinois. Upon graduation, she returned to her home state of New York to complete her residency at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine in the Bronx, NY. After completion of her esteemed doctorate and post-doctorate studies, Dr. Thompson entered private practice.
For over ten years, Dr. Thompson has led her own cosmetic dentistry practice near St. Louis, Missouri. She has earned a distinguished reputation as a top cosmetic dentist locally and nationally. In fact, Dr. Thompson is in the top 5% of cosmetic dentists in country who hold a special IV sedation license in addition to a dental license. Her credentials are respected and widespread, including membership in the American Dental Association, the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Thompson has also completed countless hours of continuing education courses and earned prestigious awards and certifications from across the country, including those in Invisalign, IV and oral sedation, cosmetic dentistry, and general dentistry.
Dr. Thompson values the importance of using a personalized approach with each patient. In the past decade of her career as a cosmetic dentist, she has placed thousands of veneers and crowns and performed numerous full mouth reconstructions so that patients can gain a more confident and attractive smile.