Dr. M. Steven Saunders, DDS
What We Do!
What's more inviting than a bright, fresh smile? Dr. Michael Saunders is a dentist in Asheville, NC and is dedicated to helping you and your family maintain excellent oral health—and a beautiful, youthful smile throughout your lifetime! From teeth whitening, to dental exams, to night guards or if you need an emergency dentist, we are here to help!
- Dental Implants
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Dental Examinations
- Emergency Care
- Non-Mercury Fillings
- Oral Surgery
About Dr. M. Steven Saunders, DDS
Founded in 1992, we are a family owned dental office offering a wide array of services ranging from general dentistry, oral surgery, and emergency dental services, to teeth whitening and pediatric care.You can read more about our licensed doctors below.
Dr. Steven Saunders grew up in the mountains of western North Carolina. An avid Tar Heel fan, he earned both his undergraduate and doctor of dental surgery degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, graduating with honors.
He returned home to Asheville in 2002 and became a partner in Saunders & Saunders, DDS. He is married to Rosemary McGuire Saunders, a dental hygienist, whose mountain dental family harkens back 150 years and includes Daisy McGuire, the first woman in North Carolina licensed to practice dentistry.
A former U.S. Marine, Dr. Michael Saunders graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dentistry in 1975. After graduation, he went on to complete a hospital based General Practice Residency Program with the U.S. Public Health Service in Boston, Massachusetts. After serving twenty-five years with the Indian Health Service, he retired and opened a private dental practice in Asheville in 1992.
He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Buncombe County Dental Society. He attends continuing education through MAHEC, the annual Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting, the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, and other programs.
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