At Swett Dentistry we work with our patients so they can achieve and maintain a beautiful smile and healthier gums and teeth. We take the time with our patients to explain their treatment options and inform them of additional preventive care, as well as, cosmetic options. We would love to have the opportunity to care for you and show you how we are changing the way our patients view dentistry.
Dr. David Swett attended St Anne’s Belfield in Charlottesville before studying at the University of Virginia where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He then graduated as a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1994 from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry. He furthered his education and training by completing a General Practice Residency at the Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania.
Dr. David is a free clinic volunteer dentist since 2000 and has served on the board of directors from 2006 to 2012. David is currently serving on the Dental Advisory committee.
Dr. Rebecca Swett began her professional career as a dental hygienist receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University in 1986. After practicing dental hygiene for four years, Dr. Rebecca made a return to dental school at the Medical College of Virginia having received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 1994. A residency at the University of Connecticut Health Center was then completed and she was awarded a Certificate of Advanced Education in General Dentistry. Dr. Rebecca continues to advance her education in the Academy of General Dentistry and is eligible for fellowship status in that endeavor.
Volunteer work includes: • Virginia Donated Dental Services • Charlottesville Free Clinic • Hurricane Katrina Relief Mission in New Orleans
Becky is likely the 1st person you’ll talk to when you call Swett Dentistry. Hers is the smile you will first be greeted with when you walk in the door as well. Becky works hard to make sure to keep your information up to date and will help you get a convenient appointment time for the dental care you need. Becky will care for you like you are family!
We call her Nana but you don’t have to! Katie’s been a practicing dental hygienist for 37 years and she is happy to share her broad knowledge base with you. Katie is sweet as can be and loves getting outdoors and hiking the Blue Ridge in her free time!
Heather may appear shy, but this girl is a spitfire chairside! She is Dr. Rebecca’s primary assistant and you’ll find yourself warming up to Heather immediately. Heather loves to talk dental cosmetics and has been with our office since 2003.
Jeannie has been with us since 2002. She is a triathlete and at the top of her game both clinically AND physically. You’ll get a gentle thorough cleaning from Jeannie and never leave without a positive spin on life coming from her.
Jena is Dr David’s right hand gal and assists both Doctors in all phases of dentistry. Jena enjoys joking with her patients, keeping the mood light and helping patients get the treatment they deserve. Jena has been with us since 2006.
At your very first visit Kristi will help the doctors do a detailed exam and give you a personalized treatment plan for your dental care. She will answer all your questions about how to sequence your appointments and give you details about your future visits. Kristi has been with us since 2002 she’s our ZOOM whitening specialist and has worked at the front desk too so she is an absolute pro at what she does!
Our hygienist Sarah was one of our first hires nearly 20 years ago and has been labeled “the girl with the Golden Hands” by one of our patients. Gentle hands and a warm heart, Sarah’s smile is one that assures you that you are with people who really care.
Stacey is the other half of our friendly front desk. She is our financial coordinator. Stacey will give you many payment options and help you make the most of your insurance benefits. Stacey is kind enough to file all of your insurances and will also help you schedule return visits to our office. Stacey is a ton of fun and the life of the party.