Dental Team

All professionals at Akram H. Alami, DDS, PA maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Akram H. Alami, DDS

Dr. Alami attended UNC – Chapel Hill for his undergraduate studies and UNC – Charlotte for his Masters in Genetics. He completed his education in the College of Dentistry at New York University before finally returning to North Carolina. Dr. Alami comes from a close knit family, including his mother, and father, as well as his two younger brothers. As a dedicated academic, Dr.Alami is committed to providing the most scientifically proven, up-to-date treatments and procedures to the patients of this practice.


Sheree ~ Hygienist

Sheree is our full time Registered Dental Hygienist. She has been a part of our team since 2008. She takes great pride in her work and loves educating patients on how having a healthy mouth contributes to a healthy body.


Katrina ~ Front Desk Administrator

Katrina joined our team in January 2017 after working 35 years for the Institute of Government/School of Government at UNC Chapel Hill. When she is not interacting with patients, she likes to read, listen to music, and watch sports, especially basketball and tennis. She has one son who lives in Asheville, NC.


Dena ~ Front Desk and Hygiene Assistant

Dena started her career in dentistry in 2007, being new to NC Dena joined our team in August 2016. She has worked in both front and back office from assisting to office management. Patient care is her first priority. She is a proud mother and grandmother of three daughters and two granddaughters. In her free time Dena enjoys family, fishing and anything outdoors.                                                                                                                                                                                                 


Rachel ~ Dental Assistant

Rachel joined our team February 2019. As a Dental Assistant she strives to make patients feel comfortable and happy in the dental office. In her free time she enjoys reading, shopping, trying new foods and outdoorsy fun with her husband and 2 daughters. Faith, family, fun and fantastic smiles are of utmost importance!