Dr. Assefa Demewoz is a 2011 graduate of Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C. It’s the fifth oldest dental school in the United States and has trained thousands of highly skilled and talented dental professionals since first opening its doors in 1881.
Since graduation, Dr. Demewoz has maintained a steadfast commitment to continuing his education by averaging about 35 hours of extensive, additional training each year. This helps him and the practice stay on top of the latest dental techniques, technology, and trends to provide up-to-date, comfortable patient care. He’s taken classes at the Rosenthal Institute for Esthetics at the cutting-edge New York University College of Dentistry, the Esthetic Professionals Dental Education Center in Los Angeles, Hiossen’s Advanced Dental Implant Center, and DENTMAT educational courses. Dr. Demewoz is laser and Invisalign certified. He also has certifications in implant dentistry from Hiossen, Six Month Smiles, and DENTMAT Lumineers.
He enjoys getting to know patients, while helping to ease any worries they may have about their smile needs. Each day he provides gentle dental care to patients of all ages, for a compassionate experience that’s unique to Desired Dental. Dr. Demewoz also enjoys being a part of and giving back to the community. He is working to establish a program to provide free dental work to the underprivileged and people who are unable to afford insurance coverage. He volunteers his time to help out at various local church charities, civic organizations, homeless shelters, and the Wounded Warrior Project.
In his spare time, Dr. Demewoz enjoys spending time with his wife Selam, and two sons. He like travelling, watching sports (soccer and football), and tuning into the Discovery and Animal Planet channels, along with networking and socializing with peers.