The Docs

At North Deering Dental, we are blessed with exceptional and dedicated individuals who are present to make your dental experience as comfortable and efficient as possible. We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality professional dental care in a relaxed atmosphere.

  • Dr. Shane Bryant

    Dr. Shane Bryant joined North Deering Dental in 2006. A Maine native, he was born in Lewiston and lived in Livermore. He graduated from Wheaton College in Norton, MA, in 1992 and performed medical research at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Mechanisms of Bone Growth-Orthopedic Research.

Memberships

Dr. Bryant is a member of:

  • The American Dental Association
  • The Greater Portland Dental Society
  • The Maine Dental Association

Additional information

Dr. Shane Bryant has worked with patients with special needs, provided dentistry for community outreach programs, and volunteered with the Special Olympics. He is an avid gardener, builds his own tube-based hi-fi equipment, enjoys fishing and listening to records with his wife, Jill, and two daughters.

Experience

In 1995, Dr. Bryant returned to Maine to work at the Maine Medical Center Research Institute in Vascular Biology and Oncology Research while pursuing graduate work at the University of Maine where he received a master's degree in Immunology and Molecular Biology. Dr Bryant graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in 2005 and completed a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington, CT.

  • Dr. Audrie Knox Crouanas

     was born and raised in Peru, Maine. She graduated from Dirigo High School and continued her education at the University of Maine, Orono. She graduated in 2010 as a member of the nation's most prestigious undergraduate honors organization, Phi Beta Kappa Delta with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology.

Memberships

Dr. Knox is a member of:

  • The American Dental Association
  • The Greater Portland Dental Society
  • The Maine Dental Association

Additional information

Dr. Knox strongly believes in a trustworthy doctor-patient relationship where treating every patient as family is her standard. She married Zackary Crouanas in 2011. They live in Gray, Maine. She enjoys spending time on Little Sebago Lake, kayaking, and hiking with her golden retriever.

Experience

Dr. Knox immediately started dental school upon completing her undergraduate degree. She attended Dalhousie Faculty of Dentistry located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. While attending Dalhousie, she gained a keen interest in aesthetic and prosthetic dentistry. Since graduation Dr. Knox practiced in Lewiston, Maine. She continued her education in multiple studies, including Peak Performance Restorative Series of dental implants along with an extensive restorative course on dental implantology at the Zimmer Institute in Carlsbad, California.

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Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:00 am-4:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-4:30 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-4:30 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-12:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed