Dr. Yvette E. Thompson

Dr Yvette E. Thompson was born and raised in the Bay Area of California. She completed dental school at the Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco in 2008. She quickly realized her passion was working with children and after practicing general dentistry for three years she began further training to specialize in children. She completed her residency training at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland Oregon in 2013. She achieved board certification from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2015. Dr Yvette is an adjunct assistant professor in Pediatric Dentistry at UNC.

It is Dr. Yvette’s mission to treat children with gentleness, compassion and respect while making dentistry fun so that they can grow to be healthy adults without fear of dentistry. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.

When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Yvette spends her time with her two young sons, Joaquin and Javier, and husband, Eric.

Dr. Thompson is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • NC Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • NC Dental Society

Academic Information:

  • Residency: Oregon Health & Science University
  • Degree: Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry
  • 2011-2013

Dental: University of the Pacific School of Dentistry

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Degree: Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • 2005-2008

University of California at San Francisco

  • San Francisco, CA
  • UCSF Post-Baccalaureate Program
  • 2004-2005

University of California at Davis

  • Davis, CA
  • Degree: BS
  • Major: Genetics
  • 2002-2004

Diablo Valley College

  • Pleasant Hill, CA
  • 1999-2002
BOHP  American Board of Pediatric Dentistry UNC School of Dentistry NCAPD AAPD
Chapel Hill Pediatric Dentistry
205 Sage Rd., Suite # 202
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 929.0489

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