Meet the Doctors

Dr. Kalons and Dr. Glidewell met during their freshman year of dental school at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Their maiden names Shubert and Simmons respectively, they sat alphabetically in labs and became close friends. Over the years they pondered the idea of building a practice together, and in May of 2006 the women dentists made their dream a reality in the heart of Uptown Charlotte. In 2017, they welcomed Dr. Reena Grewal to the team. The three doctors share similar training and philosophies, which allows them to work cohesively as a team.

 
Dr. Kristi Simmons Glidewell "I love building relationships with my patients. I enjoy getting to know new people and helping them to maintain beautiful and healthy teeth. I appreciate the trust my patients have in me and I try to reciprocate that with sincerity and honesty in all that I do."
Dr. Kristi S. Glidewell

Dr. Glidewell is a native of Charlotte. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina State University and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. During her dental training, Dr. Glidewell participated in extramural rotations at the Oral Surgery Department of UNC-Chapel Hill and the Navajo Indian Reservation in Shiprock, New Mexico.

Dr. Glidewell is an active member of the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Society, and the Charlotte Dental Society. Dr. Glidewell is a current Invisalign Provider and attends numerous continuing education courses each year in restorative and cosmetic dentistry.  She has been a Donated Dental Services (DDS) Volunteer since 2009.

Dr. Glidewell and her husband, Clay, have three children.

 
 
Dr. Johanna S. Kalons "Dentistry is so rewarding for me. I absolutely love handing a patient a mirror after completing cosmetic work. It is amazing how much bigger people smile when they are happy with the appearance of their teeth. I enjoy watching people discover that dental work can actually be enjoyable!"
Dr. Johanna S. Kalons

Dr. Kalons grew up in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. In 1996 she received a BA in Biology from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. Dr. Kalons attended UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry where she earned her DDS in 2000. During her dental training, she participated in extramural rotations at the University of Colorado Hospital Clinic and the Navajo Indian Reservation in Shiprock, New Mexico.

Dr. Kalons is an active member of the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Society, and the Charlotte Dental Society. She also maintains membership in the Academy of General Dentistry.  Dr. Kalons is currently an Invisalign Provider.

Dr. Kalons and her husband, Nathan, currently reside near uptown Charlotte with their three children. 

 
 
Dr. Reena K. Grewal "I am blessed to be part of this wonderful profession. I take great pride in providing necessary and quality dental treatment to all of my patients. I pay attention to the finest detail and make sure each and every one of my patients is satisfied at the end of their dental appointment."
Dr. Reena K. Grewal

Dr. Grewal grew up in Southeast Michigan. She was in accepted into a accelerated 6 year program and received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy on a Spiritus Scholarship. During her dental training, Dr. Grewal participated in rotations at the Detroit Medical Center and Hamilton Community Health Center where she concentrated on oral surgery and restorative dentistry.

After graduating in 2009, Dr. Grewal practiced in Southeast Michigan. She also spent some time helping underprivileged children in elementary schools with mobile dentistry. She is currently an Invisalign provider and attends numerous continuing education courses to be able to implement the newest technologies and materials in the dental field.

Dr. Grewal and her husband reside in south Charlotte.