Dr. DeLisa Williams was born and raised in Canton, Mississippi, known as the “Movie Capital of Mississippi.” From early on, Dr. Williams knew that she wanted a career in healthcare. Her passion for serving the public was very prevalent. She also knew that at some point in her life she wanted a family of her own. She decided to pursue a career in Dentistry, which allowed her the flexibility to have both. Dr. Williams received her undergraduate degree in Pre-Med Chemistry from the Xavier University of Louisiana, a Masters in Biochemistry from Mississippi State University, and her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr. Williams has over 30 years of experience as a general dentist in both the public and private sectors and has served as a Dental Director at numerous Public Health Clinics. As the Dental Director, she provided dental leadership, program development initiatives, and keen insight into how the public health dental clinics could provide care to people who had access to care issues. She then transitioned to private practice and operated her own dental practice for 12 years before joining the Smilebuilderz family.
She is known for providing treatment to her patients in a caring and compassionate manner. She is committed to providing comprehensive oral health and overall wellness to all of her patients.
Dr. Williams spends a considerable amount of time examining cutting edge technologies and procedures as a way to provide a high-quality service to her patients. She is passionate about providing exceptional care for her patients and believes that her commitment to continuing education is beneficial. She fulfills this educational need through active membership in the American Dental Association, the Lancaster County Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry. Furthermore, she is an active community member who enjoys volunteering. She recently completed a mission trip to the jungles of Peru providing dental services to people who had never seen a dentist.
Dr. DeLisa Williams is married to Sylvester E. Williams, IV, Esq. and they are the proud parents of three sons, Jabril, Sy, and Joseph. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, spending quality time with her family, and visiting her good friends.