Meet Dr. Sona Isharani
Professional Affiliations and Recognitions
Dr. Sona Isharani is a board-certified pediatric dentist, and a mother. She is known for providing quality, nurturing, gentle, dental care. Her commitment to her patients is evident in her popularity with both children and parents.
Patient education is an important aspect of Dr. Sona’s practice. This includes advising parents, as well as guiding children to engage in their own oral care. She understands the uncertainty that parents face when confronted with health issues, and she ensures that they never feel alone when it comes to their child’s oral health.
Educational and professional background
Dr. Sona attended University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, where she completed undergraduate and graduate studies and received her dental degree. She received her certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from University of Maryland. Dr. Sona went above and beyond by completing a Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her expertise includes early infant oral dental care, exams, and prevention, including behavioral management of the child dental patient.
An active member of the professional community, Dr. Sona holds membership in:
- Guildford County Dental Society
- North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- North Carolina Dental Society
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (Dr. Sona is a Fellow)
- American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (Diplomate status)
Dr. Sona is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including:
- Junior League of Greensboro’s Passionate Leadership Award
- Samuel D. Harris Fellowship (she was the first recipient), from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- UNC Dental School’s Marvin J. Black Community Service Award
- Dean’s List at UNC-Chapel Hill
Out of the office
When away from the office, Dr. Sona is busy with her own favorite reason to smile – her daughter, Sophie. In her precious free time, she enjoys reading, meditating, traveling, physical fitness, and spending time with family and friends. She is also a dedicated community leader and volunteer, participating in events such as Christina Smiles, which delivers dental care to children in need at no charge.
Meet Dr. Chavala Harris
Dr. Chavala Harris, a native of Winston-Salem, NC, has practiced dentistry in the Triad for over 11 years and has focused her care on pediatric and teen patients for the last few years. Treating patients and their families with compassion and care has been Dr. Harris' focus.
Dr. Harris' passion for dentistry sparked from her own positive experiences with her family Dentist and Orthodontist. She completed her undergraduate career at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, majoring in Biology with a Chemistry minor. She then attended Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry. After receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery, she then completed a two-year General Practice Residency at Atrium/Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
During her Residency, she saw special needs adult and pediatric patients. During this time, Dr. Harris also provided dental treatment and fabricated dental appliances for patients undergoing head and neck cancer treatments, severely immunocompromised patients, and those requiring dental treatment to be completed in a hospital setting. While providing care for these patients, Dr. Harris also worked in a private practice setting to provide cosmetic dental treatment to enhance the appearance and smiles of many patients. Her desire to work solely with children and teens stemmed from her mentors in dentistry, who provided superior care with compassion and skill. Everyone that meets her enjoys her presence and feels comfortable right away.
Dr. Harris has been an advocate for the American Lung Association by raising funds for the early detection, treatment, and care for those with lung cancer. Dr. Harris is a member of the North Carolina Dental Society and has dedicated her career to providing the best dental treatment for her patients by taking continuing education classes monthly. A strong sense of family has always been essential to Dr. Harris, as well as cooking, reading, and traveling.
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Meet Pediatric Dental Staff
Brittiny is our office administrator and native of Mooresville NC. She attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She then went on to Wake Tech in Raleigh where she completed their Dental Assisting Program and earned her CDA in 2010. Brittiny is a mother, and when out of the office she enjoys spending quality time with her daughter and son. She enjoys quality time with the all of her family and friends.
In 2008 Lamiria moved from her hometown of Buffalo, NY to Fayetteville, NC where she attended high school. Lamiria attended Fayetteville Technical Community College and became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2015. She loves to smile and enjoys putting smiles on other people's faces as well. She loves her team, her job and she loves having the opportunity of connecting with patrons of all ages.
Giemilyn grew up in the Winston Salem area and attended Forsyth Technical Community College for Dental Assisting, graduating in 2018. She loves painting and drawing in her spare time and eventually she would like to take some pottery classes as well. She also has two cats named Boots and Nala. Giemilyn always feels blessed to be able to work with kids and loves being able to interact will all our patients.
Ashley grew up in the Pleasant Garden area. She graduated from the Guilford Technical Community College dental assistant program in 2009. She loves spending time with her husband, son and twin girls. She also enjoys being outdoors,gardening and shopping trips with her mom. She enjoys working with her team and making sure her patients have fun and are at ease in the dental chair.
Jennifer was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. She joined our pediatric team in 2022. Jennifer Enjoys working with everyone, kids of all ages!! She loves bonding with family and friends, especially with her young nephews. She likes to spend her free time listening to music and watching movies.
Callie was born and raised in Archdale, North Carolina. She joined our team at Triad Dentistry in early 2020. Callie has a passion for helping patients feel calm and comfortable during their dental visits. She married her high school sweetheart in October of 2020. They have a beautiful son (Luke) who they adore. In her spare time, Callie enjoys reading, doing yard work, and spending time with her family.
Jordana was born and raised in Mexico City, She moved here in the year 2000 and has been calling North Carolina home since then, She graduated High School in 2005 and attended Wake Technical Community College where she obtained her CDA.
She enjoys reading, music, movies and travel. She has a very Perky Personality and her favorite thing to do is make people smile.
She has enjoyed working with this wonderful team and looking forward to help patients maintain good oral health.
She has a wonderful 7 year old that is her world and when treating children she is very patient and kind. Enjoys being part of kids good oral health habits!!
Devan was raised in Surf City, NC and later moved to Elon, NC. She attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Alamance College, where she received her Dental Assisting Certificate.
Devan loves being a Dental Assistant, because she has the opportunity to help others smile.
She has two daughters and spends most of her free time on the Softball field cheering on her youngest. Devan also enjoys the beach and spending time with family and friends.
Natalie is our knowledgeable and efficient office manager. She has over two decades of experience, and has developed a wonderful rapport with our patients and their families. She has a young grandson and absolutely loves seeing all the little ones come in and watch them grow from visit to visit.