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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Samson Liu, DDS

"I love making a difference in my patients' lives. Improving their oral health and helping raise their self esteem is the greatest feeling. It is so much fun to be able to positively change lives through dentistry!"

Dr. Liu is an active member of:

  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Heartland Dental Care Presidents' Club
  • USC ALumni for Clinical Intravenous Sedation
  • Missouri Mastermind Alliance
  • Royal College of Dental Surgery of Ontario
  • The Young President's Organization and Xi Phi Sigma Fraternity.

Collette Lucas, DDS

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Lucas, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"Let your healthy smile open doors through you."

My Mission

"I enjoy developing personal relationships and helping change people's lives by not only transforming smiles, but also improving their overall health and quality of life. I want patients to think of me as a compassionate person dedicated to serving my patients while providing the best quality care."

Education

  • University of Missouri Kansas City Dental School – Kansas City, MO
  • Webster University – Webster Groves, MO
  • St. Louis University – St. Louis, MO
  • Cor Jesu Academy, Class of 2003 – St. Louis, MO

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Lucas has completed a General Practice Residency at the University of California San Francisco. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, ASDA, Academy of General Dentistry, Missouri Dental Association and St. Louis Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Lucas grew up in Sunset Hills, MO. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys traveling, outdoor activities (biking, tennis), food, yoga, drawing and reading.

Suveetha Mikkili, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Mikkili, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"Dentistry is an amazing profession; not only does it help people maintain good oral health, but overall health as well. Besides the health benefits provided, it allows incredible relationships to be made. Dentistry isn't just about the fillings we do, but the feelings we get interacting with out patients and staff while doing a job we love each day."

My Mission

"My mission is simple - to provide the most comfortable, proficient care possible. My patients trust me to do my best, and that's exactly what I continually strive to provide them. I feel I can give my patients a unique opportunity by positively impacting their lives with the smiles I can create."

Education

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine - Boston, MA

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

General Practice Residency - St. Johns Mercy Medical Center, St. Louis, MO

Member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Women Dentists, Academy of General Dentistry, Greater St. Louis Dental Society and the Missouri Dental Board

Personal Attention Professional Care

"The best dentists understand that continual education is critical. So in order to ensure my patients receive optimal treatment, I will eagerly pursue advanced education opportunities so that I can be the best dentist possible. My patients can rest assured that their dental needs will be met every time they come in."

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Mikkili currently resides in Creve Coeur, MO with her husband, Vijay, and daughter, Shriya. In her free time, she enjoys classical Indian dancing, cooking, traveling, painting and biking.