If you have been to our office, you know our staff is our greatest asset! Together we have over 200 years of dental experience. We pride ourselves on providing you with an enjoyable, comfortable dental experience. You can expect our staff to be friendly, considerate, understanding, and knowledgeable. Your individual dental concerns and time of are great importance to us. Each of us enjoys our profession and has fun at our jobs.
Dr. William Stevenson
Dr. Stevenson attended the University of Michigan, where he received a BS in Biological Psychology and then graduated from the School of Dentistry in 2003. After receiving his Dental Degree, Dr. Stevenson spent a year training in Jacksonville, Florida as part of a residency associated with University of Florida. There he received intensive training in all procedures involved with Dental Implants, as while as complex full mouth reconstructions and rehabilitation. Upon completion of this program he started working at Pinckney Family Dentistry, and also spent 7 years teaching part-time in the Dental Clinics of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Since 2004 he has been an Assistant Editor and Clinical Consultant with The Dental Advisor, where he has lectured to other dentists and has been in the forefront of dental materials and techniques.
In his spare time, Bill is passionate about his wife and two kids, food, University of Michigan football, photography, and choral singing. As a member of the UMS Choral Union, he has sung multiple times with the Detroit Symphony, performing such works as Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, Mahler’s 2nd Symphony, and some small solo work with the DSO’s performance of Bach’s St Matthew’s Passion in 2008. Bill has performed with the King Singers, twice with the Michigan Marching Band during a football game, and regularly sings major choral works throughout the year.
Dr. Jill Bell
Dr. Bell completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan with a BS in Dental Hygiene. Upon completion of this degree she entered dental school at U of M and graduated in 2006. She spent the next year at the Ann Arbor VA Hospital in a general practice residency program. Since 2010 she has been teaching part-time at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and has participated in “Give Kids a Smile”, an annual event at School Dentistry providing free dental services for underprivileged children. Dr. Bell has worked in several different offices in Manchester, Saline, and Ann Arbor. She is looking forward to working closer to home, as her husband and her live in Dexter with their two young daughters.
Jill grew up in Ann Arbor, where she followed in her Dad’s steps as a dentist. She enjoys running and has completed one marathon and several half marathons. She spends her free time with her family and watching Michigan Football, basketball and hockey.
Dr. John Shamraj
Dr. Shamraj is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a BS in Mathematics and a DDS from the School of Dentistry (1978). Upon graduation he worked as a dentist in the Navy and then spent a number of years working at different offices, until he settled here in Pinckney in 1995. Over the years he has done a number of orthodontic (braces) cases and enjoys this aspect of improving a person’s smile. For over twenty years he has been a Clinical Evaluator for The Dental Advisor, which has allowed him to stay up-to-date with the newest materials and techniques. His approach to dental care is to provide comprehensive care with a goal of meeting the patient’s needs and desires, emphasizing prevention and conservative treatment.
Outside of the office, John is an avid mountain biker, snow boarder, and kite boarder. When he is not at the office he is trying to figure out where the wind is blowing to fly his kite board, and has travelled to North Carolina, Florida, and Mexico in search of the perfect breeze.