Dr. Erika M. Venn is a native of Indianapolis. She graduated from Spelman College in Atlanta with a Bachelor of Science in natural science with a concentration in biology. She attended dental school at Meharry Medical College in Nashville and obtained a Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Upon completion of dental school, Dr. Venn went to the University of Texas at Houston to complete her general practice residency.
Dr. Venn has practiced in the Atlanta area for more than 12 years. She spent the first eight years of her career treating both adults and children before deciding to treat children exclusively. Before joining Young Smiles Dentistry for Kids, Dr. Venn worked with underserved children through the Help a Child Smile Program.
Her professional affiliations include the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. She is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
In her spare time, Dr. Venn enjoys traveling, dining out, and volunteering at her son’s school, but most of all spending time with her family. She is married to Dr. Leroy Venn of Smile Studio Orthodontics. They have two children, Ian and Nia, who are their pride and joy!