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Our Dentist


Melba Ross Akinwande, DMD

Dr. Melba is a graduate of University of Louisville School of Dentistry. During her time there she was involved with several outreach programs including an extended mission to Africa to treat the poor and less privileged. Following her graduation from dental school, Dr. Akinwande completed a general practice residency at the prestigious University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine where she performed more complex procedures and surgeries in an acute care setting. Dr. Akinwande and her husband, Goke, are residents of St. Louis. Her husband is a physician at Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Jewish Hospital.

Dr. Melba and her husband love to travel, do volunteer missions and eat at St. Louis local restaurants. Their favorite activity it riding their bikes around Forest Park in the summer.