Kisha Steele Mitchell, DDS
Dr. Kisha Steele Mitchell joined the amazing team at Dentistry for Kids in 2016, and became the proud new owner in 2017. Dr. Mitchell has a passion for working with children, and strives to make each dental visit an enjoyable experience in a kid-friendly environment. She feels most accomplished when she helps a fearful child become relaxed and look forward to their dental visits. It is her goal to partner with families from infancy through adolescence to help children achieve their best dental health.
Dr. Mitchell received her education at Howard University in Washington, DC where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Mathematics in 2002, a Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree in 2006, completed a residency in Orthodontics in 2008, and later completed a residency in Pediatric Dentistry in 2016. Dr. Mitchell is one of very few dental specialists Board Certified in both Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. This unique training and experience makes her the ideal provider to address the comprehensive dental needs of children.
Dr. Mitchell is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, National Dental Association, Old North State Dental Society, and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.
Outside of the office, Dr. Mitchell engages in youth mentorship. She also enjoys traveling, as well spending time with her husband Charles and two young children, Charles, Jr. and Bella.
Kelly Lipp , DDS
Dentistry for Kids is excited to introduce Dr. Kelly Lipp as a new addition to our team!
Dr. Lipp is a second-generation dental professional, and is passionate about helping children start their dental journeys in a calm and comfortable atmosphere. She focuses on creating an enjoyable and educational environment at every visit.
Dr. Lipp earned her doctorate at UNC School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill and her certificate in pediatric dentistry at the Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr. Lipp wrote her master’s thesis on pediatric comfort following dental treatment. She and her husband, Dr. Blake Nelson (who is also a dentist), are very happy to call Charlotte their new home.
Dr. Mitchell, Dr. Lipp, and the Dentistry for Kids team look forward to seeing you soon!