General, Cosmetic & Implant Dentist – Pittsburgh, PA
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Dr. Joyce Warwick
When she graduated from dental school in 1987, Dr. Joyce had no idea how much this amazing profession would change over the next three decades. Exciting advancements in dental technology like lasers, 3D imaging, and bonding have made it so exciting for her to go to work. What she enjoys most about her job, though, is the great feeling she has at the end of every day after helping patients get over their fear of dentistry, relieving their pain, or even making them cry tears of happiness when they finally see their new smile. It never gets old! She may be treating teeth, but it’s the human relationships that make being a dentist truly worthwhile.
Interested in learning more about her? Just keep reading below.
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
After completing her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Joyce transitioned to the campus’s School of Dental Medicine to achieve her doctorate. She also completed a General Practice Residency at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Youngstown, OH.
Today, she prides herself on providing the most thorough exams possible to patients in need and taking the time to explain dental problems and possible treatment options. The practice’s motto is “gentle dentistry for your busy lifestyle,” and she takes that to heart. She promises to always meet you at your comfort level and make every procedure as relaxing and stress-free as possible.
What Kind of Advanced Dental Training Do You Have?
Dr. Joyce never thinks of continuing dental education as a chore – she wants to be the best dentist she can be, after all. While the state requirement is only 15 hours a year, she regularly attends over 100 hours of continuing education on a yearly basis throughout the country. She also regularly invests in new technology to help make the patient care process more precise, accurate, and ultimately successful.
Here are some of Dr. Joyce’s distinctions and accolades:
- Fellowship, International College of Oral Implantologists
- Fellow, Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies
- Past President, Pittsburgh Academy of Dentistry
- Member, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
- Teeth Express Certification
- All On 4 Certified Provider
- Top Dentist, Pittsburgh Magazine
- Speaker, OraPharma: OSSIX Bone & Tissue Regeneration
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
When she isn’t busy at the practice, you can often find Dr. Joyce hanging out with her family, biking, skiing, rooting for the Penguins, and playing the mandolin in a local orchestra. She also loves cooking and traveling with her extended (and work) family.