Dr. Shaina Holman is a family dentist and owner of Holman Family Dental Care. Dr. Holman is from Chapel Hill, NC and graduated from East Chapel Hill High School. She completed her undergraduate education at Duke University where she majored in Biological Anthropology and Anatomy and graduated with distinction. While in college she developed a passion for dentistry and started their pre-dental society.
After college she completed a D.D.S. and Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences in a dual degree program at the University of Maryland in Baltimore. While in school she completed a clerkship in pediatrics that provided her advanced training when treating children. Upon graduation she furthered her education by completing a fellowship at the Veteran Affairs Medical Center and University of Maryland School of Dentistry in Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and General Dentistry. Through this training she was able to do advanced procedures including implant placement, bone graft placement, root canals, performing biopsies and work with medically compromised patients.
Dr. Holman lives in Chapel Hill with her husband, Trevor, who is also a Chapel Hill native, and their two children and dog. They enjoy being close to family and an active part of their community. She currently serves as the co-advisor for the Duke pre-dental society, which she helped found as a student. She is also a member of the Eta Phi Zeta chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society and serves on the executive board of the Durham-Orange County Dental Society.
Dr. Holman has a passion for working with those with anxiety and providing them with a positive experience. She also has extensive training with pediatric, geriatric and special needs populations.