Dr. Angela Gribble Hedlund completed her undergraduate training at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree. She received her DMD from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in Augusta Georgia, and has completed an ADA-accredited program in Advanced General Dentistry at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. She has practiced with Goldstein, Garber & Salama since 1994.
Dr. Gribble has also received extensive training in esthetic dentistry. She has received her certificate in the Postgraduate Program in Esthetic Dentistry from Baylor, as well as completing the Comprehensive Esthetic Restorative Continuum Program at the same institution. During her postgraduate studies at the Medical College of Georgia, she was awarded the Ronald E. Goldstein Esthetic Dentistry Award, presented annually to a student who has shown exceptional interest and talent in the area of esthetic dentistry. Dr. Gribble was also chosen, along with one senior dental student from every school in the country, to attend an advanced restorative seminar at the Clinical Research Associates Center in Provo, Utah.
Dr. Gribble is an active contributor to organized dentistry. This began when she served as the first female president of an MCG dental class, and a representative to the American Student Dental Association executive council. She is currently a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, the Hinman Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry, where she has completed over 1,500 hours of continuing education in dental studies. She has received her Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and in July 2006 she became one of the youngest women ever to receive Mastership in this Academy.
Dr. Gribble has published articles in the Journal of Esthetic Dentistry and the Journal of the American Dental Association. She has served as a contributing editor to the Dental Study Club Journal, which contains reviews from leading clinicians on articles from over seventy-five international dental journals. She has been featured on the cover of Women In Medicine magazine. She also lectures on the subjects of restorative and esthetic dentistry.
Dr. Gribble is active in her community and serves as a volunteer for the Give Back a Smile Program which restores the smiles of women who have been victims of domestic violence.