Dr. Allawnha (pronounced ala-wanna) was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and grew up in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. He completed his Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing at the University of Windsor, and afterwards was employed as an Emergency Department Nurse in Detroit, Michigan. He then relocated to Morgantown, West Virginia to pursue his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree at West Virginia University School of Dentistry. He maintained his employment as an ED Nurse until his graduation from Dental School.
Dr. Allawnha is a warm and compassionate Dentist, who genuinely cares about the comfort and happiness of each of his patients. He listens thoroughly, and will go to any length to get to the root cause of a patient’s discomfort, or dental issue. His experience as an Emergency Department Nurse has taught him the importance of connecting with his patients, and he has seamlessly integrated this great level of care into his dentistry.
He has a fascination with the dental field and feels truly blessed to have found his passion in his professional work life. He loves to learn, and thoroughly enjoys remaining up to date on dental techniques and technologies as the field of dentistry progresses. Dr. Allawnha prioritizes the best interest of his patients and maintains the highest level of integrity in his practice to coincide with his core values.
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- Florida Dental Association (FDA)
- Florida Board of Dentistry
- West Coast Dental Association (WCDA)
- Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
- West Virginia Board of Nursing
- College of Nursing of Ontario
- Golden Key Association
Dr. Allawnha is thrilled to be putting down roots in Pinellas County, and looks so forward to becoming a part of the beautiful St. Pete Beach community. In his time outside of the office, Dr. Allawnha has many hobbies and interests, and is always enthusiastic about learning, and trying new things. He loves to travel, exercise, spend time outdoors, stay updated in technological current events, cook and try new cuisines, and spend time with his Wife, Family, and Friends.
Dr. Allawnha looks very forward to assisting all of his patients to achieve their happiest and healthiest smiles!