Meet the Dentist
Dr. Caven-Nwagwu has several years of experience in the practice of dentistry. Dr. Caven received her Bachelors of Science degree and her Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree from Howard University, College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C. She went on and completed a Post-Doctoral General Practice Dental Residency program at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York. She served as a Clinical Faculty at the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry, and currently is an Adjunct clinical faculty and staff at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry.
Dedicated to remaining on the cutting edge of dentistry, Dr. Caven continually completes advanced continuing education courses. She is certified with several years of experience in clear aligner therapy through Invisalign and completed a postdoctoral F.O.R.C.E International Orthodontic Internship in Birmingham, Michigan. She is also a member of the Spear education club and has had the opportunity to complete several courses in restorative, implant, and cosmetic dentistry.
In addition to being a dentist, Dr. Caven is also an accomplished artist with a great eye for detail. (Art Gallery) She uses her creativity to create natural-looking smiles. Her attention to detail and genuine care for patients is what sets her apart. Memberships include the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and the American Dental Association. Committed to community service, Dr. Caven started the Anchor Smiles Community programs, which has partnered with, local and national charities to provide, funding and donations to our local communities and Veterans. A strong advocate for education, Dr. Caven also created the Anchor Future Dentist program which gives high school students and pre-dental students the opportunity to shadow a dentist.
Dr. Caven-Nwagwu is married and a busy mom with four boys. She spends her leisure time reading, creating art pieces, and traveling.