Dr. Samantha Bassil
Dr. Bassil grew up in Midland, MI and loves calling Michigan home. She received both her Doctor of Dental Surgery and Bachelor of Science degrees from Detroit Mercy as a member of the highly-selective 7 year BS/DDS program, graduating at the top of her class. During her time at the University Of Detroit Mercy School Of Dentistry, Dr. Bassil gained exposure to all branches of dentistry through externships, research, mentorship, community service, and participation in dental organizations.
She has received numerous awards and honors in dental school including:
- Detroit District Dental Society Award of Excellence in Patient Care
- The International Congress of Oral Implantologists’ Pre-doctoral Student Achievement Award
- Women in Medicine Scholarship
Immediately following graduation, Dr. Bassil’s aspirations to expand her knowledge and skills led her to complete a residency at the Ann Arbor Veterans Hospital. During this residency, she gained experience treating medically compromised patients and individuals with complex dental needs. Since then, Dr. Bassil has joined our team and is excited to offer comfortable and top-notch care to our patients. Dr. Bassil truly believes in the importance of treating her patients in a compassionate and caring manner. She has a strong desire to help patients achieve their oral health goals and she values the trust each patient places in her to improve their smile. Dr. Bassil maintains memberships in the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society, and Sigma Alpha Nu Honor Society. She is a strong advocate for life-long learning and actively pursues continuing education courses to further her knowledge and expertise in the dynamic field of dentistry.
Outside of the office, Dr. Bassil enjoys spending time with her husband and family outdoors kayaking, boating, waterskiing, kickboxing, and swimming. Her family owns a farm with many horses and mules, which she loves to ride and drive. She also loves DIY projects and always has a creative project in the works!