Dr. Leavell graduated from Boston University with her Bachelor of Science (cum laude) in 2003. After spending five years working in the dental field, she decided to become a dentist herself and completed her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at Tufts University in 2012. While at Tufts, she served on the Curriculum Committee for four years and received the Walter Askinas Scholarship for Excellence in Ethics and Citizenship.
Following dental school, Dr. Leavell entered a two-year specialty residency in Endodontics at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. She served as Chief Resident during her second year, and also earned a Master of Science degree with research focusing on endodontic irrigation protocols.
Dr. Leavell is a member of the American Dental Association, NH Dental Society, and American Association of Endodontists. She is currently a board candidate with the American Board of Endodontists.