List of famous female dentists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female dentists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being dentists. There are thousand of females working as dentists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic dentists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a dentist then the people below should give you inspiration.
This list is made up of people like Badri Teymourtash and Tuhama Mahmoud Ma'rouf.While this isn't a list of all female dentists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female dentists?" and "Who are the best female dentists?"
Lucy Hobbs Taylor was the first American woman to graduate from dental school. ...more
Age: Died at 77 (1833-1910)
Birthplace: Constable, New York, United States of Americasee more on Lucy Hobbs Taylor
Bessica Medlar Raiche was a dentist, businesswoman, and physician, who was the first woman in the United States accredited with flying solo in an airplane. Her accomplishment is impressive because she had received no flight instruction or experience prior to her flight. ...more
Age: Died at 57 (1875-1932)
Birthplace: Wisconsin, United States of Americasee more on Bessica Medlar Raiche
Annie Elizabeth "Bessie" Delany was an American dentist and civil rights pioneer who was the subject, along with her elder sister Sarah "Sadie" Delany, of the New York Times bestselling oral history, Having Our Say, written by journalist Amy Hill Hearth. Delany earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University in 1923. She was the second Black woman licensed to practice dentistry in New York State, and became famous, with the publication of the book, when she was aged 101. ...more
Age: Died at 104 (1891-1995)
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of Americasee more on Annie Elizabeth Delany