Dr. Alem, Family Dentist in Shoreline, WA is passionate about dentistry and looks forward to helping you preserve and improve your oral health. After graduating from Oregon State University with a Bachelors in Biology, she received her doctorate in dentistry from Oregon Health Sciences University. She went on to complete a General Practice Residency at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in West Los Angeles where she advanced her dental education to provide comprehensive dentistry. After returning to the Pacific NW, Dr. Alem practiced in Oregon for a short period before settling with her husband in the Seattle area, where she has practiced dentistry for more than 20years.
Dr. Alem places emphasis on education, prevention, early diagnosis, and complete dental care. A skilled and artistic professional known for her kind demeanor, welcoming environment, and gentle, soothing style Dr. Alem cares for patients of all ages. "Dentistry is truly a rewarding profession especially when patients regain their confidence and able to smile again. It is a great honor to help my patients achieve optimal oral health and keep their smiles healthy for a lifetime of happy smiles".
Dr. Alem is committed to provide you with the most up-to-date dental care by staying active in continuing dental education. When Dr. Alem is not in her private office she gives back to the community by providing dental services at a school based dental clinic for Seattle World School and covers on call duties for the International Community Health Services in Shoreline as well as for the Moblie Dental Clinic when her schedule allows it.
Away from her work, Dr. Alem enjoys traveling, hiking and rejuvenating at a local day spa. She and her husband keep busy raising three lively boys and their puppy Dexter. Dr. Alem and her family live in beautiful Edmonds just a short hop north of Shoreline and stay active with sporting events of their boys.
Leanne is our Office Manager and the first person to greet you when you come or call our office. She has worked in the dental industry for over
fifteen years and is dedicated to helping each patient feel at ease while receiving treatment. Leanne has been with our practice since 2009 and her wealth of knowledge in dentistry enriches the
services we are able to provide our clients. She makes sure that our office is running smoothly. Leanne is well versed on dental insurance benefits and knows most insurance plans in
Washington. Leanne is also a Certified Dental Assistant and the best person to coordinate your dental care with your insurance benefits and can answer your questions with regards to your
Leanne is a long time resident of Shoreline and is pleased to serve her community. In her spare time, Leanne enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and walking her puppies.
Ramanpreet (Raman) is a hygienist in our Shoreline family dental practice. Raman started out her dental career as a dental assistant in 2008 when our practice first opened. She then moved on to advance her dental education and became a registered dental hygienist and graduated from Seattle Central Community College in 2011. We are very happy to have her join us back in our practice again.
Raman was attracted to dentistry for the opportunity to truly help people and create beautiful, healthy smiles. Raman is passionate about dental health and spends a lot of time with her patients to educate, encourage and support them to maintain good periodontal health. Patients appreciate her gentle and compassionate bedside manner.
Raman moved to Washington when she was 10 yrs old from India and has called Seattle her hometown. When she is not caring for her patients, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and being outdoors.
Dentist Office Contacts:
747 N 185th St
Shoreline, WA 98133
Sat. By appointment