Dr. Strong, a Sonoma County native, grew up in Santa Rosa, CA, and attended Montgomery High School. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences with a Minor in Spanish from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles while competing for four years on the USC soccer team. She continued her education, earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from USC in 2013. Dr. Strong chose to further her dental education and training, completing a 1 - year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry through Lutheran Medical Center in Ventura, CA.
While at USC and throughout her residency, Dr. Strong had the unique opportunity to work within diverse communities while also being trained in the latest dental techniques. Dr. Strong believes that the mouth is the gateway to the body and oral health can be a reflection of one’s overall health. She feels that dentists have the unique opportunity to promote and monitor the overall health and well being of their patients.
In her free time, Dr. Strong helps coach the Montgomery High School soccer team, and enjoys golfing, yoga, travelling, and experiencing all that wine country has to offer.