Dr. Allena Willis Kennerly, DMD
*** Practice Requires - Paperwork filled out ahead of time (Group ID, Address, etc.) in order to fully provide list of benefits during initial consult *** Dr. Allena Willis Kennerly has created hundreds of smashing smiles in her four years of experience in Orthodontics. Dr. Willis successfully passed the American Board of Orthodontics’ written examination and graduated from an American Board of Orthodontics approved residency program at New York University in 2005. As a former Associate Professor at Howard University, College of Dentistry, Dr. Willis taught Growth and Development to post-graduate residents. She currently volunteers her time for occasional lunch and learns for university residents and is also a current mentor for the students with an interest in dentistry and orthodontics. Dr. Willis completed Post-Graduate Orthodontic training at New York University, after earning a Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from The University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey (UMDNJ). Dr. Willis has also obtained a second orthodontic license in the state of Virginia. Prior to attending UMDNJ, Dr. Willis successfully completed a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Spelman College in Atlanta. A native of Nevada, she graduated with high honors from Valley High School in Las Vegas. Dr. Willis’ hobbies include fashion, traveling with her husband and reading to her two children. She also enjoys being a style muse and loves all things beautiful. Dr. Willis is dedicated to motivating children to achieve their personal and educational goals.
Education and training
- Dental School - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Doctor of Dental Medicine
- New York University, Residency in Orthodontics
Smashing Smiles Orthodontics
2021 K Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20006