About Your Dentist

Kimberly Benson, DDS

Smiles never go up in price or down in value.

My Mission

I put patients first with comfortable and quality care to achieve healthy, natural smiles to last a lifetime. I enjoy restoring function and natural beauty to teeth. I love to see the positive impact on a persons life when they finally have a carefree, confident smile.

Education

  • UMKC School of Dentistry, Kansas City, MO DDS
  • Missouri State University, Springfield, MO B.S. Cell and Molecular Biology

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation, Invisalign Certified
  • Continuing Education in cosmetic dentistry, evidence based restorative materials, root canal therapy, and pediatric dentistry
  • American Dental Association

Life & Hobbies

When I have extra time to spend and I am not at the office, I like to spend time with my husband, James, who is a Lieutenant in the US Navy. I also stay active with diving, skating, hiking, biking, and tennis.

Maryia Aissi, DDS

"Smiles are contagious."

"A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear."

"Peace begins with a smile."

My Mission

"I am dedicated to providing excellent, gentle dental care in a relaxed, comfortable environment. I believe communication and compassion are key when discussing comprehensive treatment plans with my patients. I seek to educate my patients about dental problems and treatments, because I believe informed patients are better able to make informed decisions about their health and well-being. I strive to create an atmosphere where patients are comfortable asking questions. My mission is to provide excellent care to my patients, focusing on prevention and encouraging a lifetime of healthy smiles. I enjoy working with patients of all ages, including patients with special needs."

Education

Carilion Clinic, General Practice Residency – Roanoke, VA

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Richmond, VA

The College of William and Mary, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry – Williamsburg, VA

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Aissi is a firm believer in lifelong learning, as she knows any professional must continue studying, learning and growing. She is always actively participating in ongoing continuing education courses. Dr. Aissi is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, and she is certified in both Nitrous Oxide Sedation and Invisalign. She has successfully completed continuing education in dental surgery, cosmetic dentistry, endodontic therapy, pediatric dentistry and orthodontics.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Aissi has a strong passion for community service; locally, as well as abroad. She has traveled to both El Salvador and Jamaica to provide dental care to those less fortunate, and she hopes to return in the future. While dentistry and community service are her passions, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, cooking, swimming, and learning about different cultures and languages.