Meet The Dentists of Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence
At Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer convenient appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.
We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!
Wes Winslett, Jr.
Dr. Wes Winslett, Jr., is a 2005 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Memphis Dental School. He is certified in Invisalign & has concentrated his continuing education on cosmetic dentistry & endodontics. He continues his dental training at the Spears Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona. Wes has been with Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence since 2006.
Dr. Todd Walls earned his bachelor’s degree in archeology from the University of Virginia & his DDS degree from WVU School of Dentistry. Dr. Walls is a certified Invisalign Provider & his continuing education covers a variety of subjects including dental sleep medicine & cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Walls & his family are proud to be part of the Wilmington community & love living on the North Carolina coast!
Dr. Ashley Basinger graduated from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill with distinction in 2000. She is certified in both in Invisalign & Clear Correct orthodontic services. She continues her Invisalign education annually. She continues her dental training at the Spears Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona & is involved in a local Spears study club. She volunteers locally with the Tileston clinic & the St. Mary dental clinic.
Michael C. Levine
Dr. Michael C. Levine is a 1986 graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry. Originally from Connecticut, Dr. Levine has been practicing in the Wilmington area since 2006. Dr. Levine specializes in no prep veneers & mini-implant systems.
Dr. Rafaela Dejanovic was born in Croatia & raised in Fort Lee, NJ. Her mother, Dr. Ljiljana Frkovic, a dentist herself, was her inspiration for pursuing a career in dentistry. Dr. Dejanovic received a Bachelor of Science degree from Rutgers University and a Masters in Biomedical Science from Rutgers Medical & Dental School (formerly known as UMDNJ).
She graduated from NYU College of Dentistry & spent the last 6 years residing in Gramercy Park, NYC, where she trained with pioneers in cosmetic dentistry. She prides herself in relating to her patients & making sure they feel comfortable in the dental chair. Dr. D really enjoys raising people’s confidence by perfecting their smiles & “curing” their dental anxieties. She’s Invisalign certified & continues her education in cosmetic dentistry, TMJ disorders & occlusion.
Aside from her love for dentistry; she indulges in fashion & loves the beach.
Dr. Warren Rich graduated from Duke University & then from UNC–Chapel Hill with his dental degree. In 1986, Dr. Rich & his wife Mariam moved to Africa where he mentored Kenyan dentists & provided dental care for 25 years. Dr. Rich enjoys spending time with his 6 children, traveling & taking care of his patients.
Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence Staff
Our practice, located in Wilmington, North Carolina, has offered state-of-the-art dentistry in a caring and personal environment for over 30 years. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.
Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, Winslett & Walls Dental Excellence’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!
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Business Office Staff