About Your Dentist

Lauren Price, DMD

Education & Continuing Education 

Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
University of Florida College of Dentistry – Gainesville, Florida 

Dr. Price completed a General Practice Residency Program in Asheville, North Carolina. Following completion of that program, she worked for two years in rural Vermont, spending most of her clinical hours on the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile treating children. 

During dental school, she traveled to the Dominican Republic on two dental mission trips, where she provided care to the indigent population with no access to medical care.  

Since graduation, Dr. Price has completed hands-on continuing education courses focusing on pediatric dentistry. 

Professional Memberships 

Dr. Price is a member of the American Dental Association and the Florida Dental Association.  

Life & Hobbies 

Dr. Price spends her free time with her two boys, Luke and Travis, her extended family, and friends. She enjoys reading, spending time at the beach, and traveling. She also loves visiting friends in Vermont, North Carolina, and California.  

If not a dentist, Dr. Price believes she would have become a book editor. She has always enjoyed reading and has an eye for detail.

Emmanuel Gavua, DDS

“A smile remains the most inexpensive gift.” - Og Mandino

My Mission

“My goal is to make a difference in the life of my patients by treating them the same way I would like to be treated, and to help them maintain dental health for a lifetime.”

Education & Continuing Education

Advanced Education in General Dentistry
University of Florida – Gainesville, Florida

Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Florida – Gainesville, Florida

Bachelor of Dental Surgery
University of Ghana Legon – Legon Boundary, Accra, Ghana

Bachelor of Biological Sciences
University of Ghana Legon – Legon Boundary, Accra, Ghana

Professional Memberships

Dr. Gavua is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Florida Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

When he isn’t at the office, Dr. Gavua enjoys cooking, playing video games, and relaxing on the beach.