About Your Dentist
"A beautiful smile is the key to happiness. Our goal as dental professionals is to work hard every day to improve our patients' oral health so they can enjoy the smile they've always wanted."
I strive to provide comprehensive and affordable dental care in a relaxed environment. My goal is to stay informed of the latest innovations, techniques, and technology in order to deliver the highest quality of care for my patients. I am passionate about providing individualized treatment with a patient-first philosophy.
Doctorate of Dental Surgery
University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry – Detroit, MI
Bachelor of Science in Human Biology
Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Dr. Semaan routinely attends continuing education seminars that allow her to broaden her knowledge, hone her skills, and stay abreast of advances in all areas of dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and Detroit Dental Society.
Life & Hobbies
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Semaan enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling with her husband, running, biking, and skiing.
Dr. Ben Hanson was born in Detroit, Michigan and has remained a resident of southeastern Michigan throughout his life. Dr. Hanson completed his bachelor’s degree and his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. From there, Dr. Hanson completed an advanced residency program focusing on complex restorative dentistry, oral surgery, and IV sedation at the VA Hospital and the University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor. Dr. Hanson entered private practice in 2011 and has maintained a consistent focus on continued learning, completing hundreds of hours of advanced training.
Dr. Hanson firmly believes in lifelong education and is a founding partner and faculty member at the Foundation for Surgical Excellence– an Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) accredited continuing education company supporting doctors in learning progressive surgical techniques to advance patient care. Dr. Hanson is also the Clinical Director of Implantology for Heartland Dental Care, the largest Dental Support Organization in the United States.
Dr. Hanson was awarded Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and maintains membership with many professional organizations.
At West Highland Dental Care our focus is honest, high quality, evidence-based dental care in a comfortable environment that is accessible to the community. Our team is passionate about what we do and we are dedicated to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to our community.
Dr. Hanson met his wife, Krystal at Lahser High School in 2000 and enjoys spending his free time with his two young children, Ben and David.