Mel Savarese

Mel Savarese, DDSMel Savarese

Board of Directors, Virginia Dental Association Foundation

Mel Savarese was born and raised in Winchester, Virginia. He attended Hampden-Sydney College, studying Biology and playing football, before beginning his studies at the VCU School of Dentistry. In his spare time, he enjoys mountain biking, surfing, rock climbing, backpacking and playing sports. As a MOM project and CARITAS coordinator he have found a passion for community service and is excited to help those in need by serving on the VDAF Board of Directors. After graduation from dental school in 2021, he will pursue additional education at a 1 year general practice residency. Mel hopes to practice general dentistry in Virginia and ultimately transition to a career in academia.

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You all have done a great job down at the Donated Dental Services. All the dentist that did work on my mouth did a great job. By looking at my before and after picture you saw how bad my teeth were! I am grateful for all you and the dentists have done for me. Thank you for making my life better.

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