Dr. Nisha Waits – Adults/Pediatrics

Dr. Nisha Waits was born in Greensboro, NC and grew up in Destin, FL. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Science from Florida State University and was awarded her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine.

Before joining the Snodgrass-King family, Dr. Waits worked in private practice in Destin, FL. She and her husband fell in love with Nashville while her husband attended Vanderbilt University for graduate school, and they are excited to be back and settle down for good. In her free time, she enjoys fitness, cooking, spending time at the lake, and being active in her church. Professionally, Dr. Waits values the trust established with each patient gained through listening to their individual needs so that she can deliver the highest quality of care in a compassionate, painless environment.

Dr. Grace Karem – Adults/Pediatrics

Dr. Grace Karem graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2013 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology. She attended dental school at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and graduated in 2017. She received her certification in moderate conscious sedation from the University of Alabama in 2018.

Dr. Karem was a member of the Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity from 2010-2013 where she gained over 450 hours in community service. She is passionate about volunteering and has spent much of her time speaking in schools educating students on the importance of brushing and flossing. She also, performs dental procedures for the underserved at the Interfaith Dental Clinic. She and her husband live in Nashville, TN.

Dr. Nicolas Bisig – Orthodontics

Dr. Nic Bisig

Dr. Nicolas Bisig received his Master’s of Science in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at the University of Colorado Denver. Born and raised in Hendersonville, Tennessee, he began his higher education at the University of Georgia, where he earned his Bachelor’s of Science in Biomedical Engineering in 2006. He then went on to earn his dental degree at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA. While pursuing his orthodontic residency at the University of Colorado, Dr. Bisig was awarded the Rocky Mountain Orthodontic Scholarship as the top resident in his class.

Dr. Nicolas Bisig joined the Snodgrass-King family in 2014. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association and the Tennessee Dental Association. For leisure, he enjoys traveling, fly-fishing, playing golf, and hiking. He resides in Nashville with his wife, Courtney, daughter, Lauren, and dog, Jackson.

Dr. Miriam Hall – Orthodontics

Dr. Miriam Hall is the Director of Orthodontics at Snodgrass-King for all five locations. She oversees quality control, assists with the treatment planning and the additional training of all new orthodontists at SnodgrassKing. Dr. Miriam is also the lead orthodontist in the Cool Springs location.

Dr. Miriam has extensive training in the specialty of orthodontics and dento-facial orthopedics. She was raised in Westfield, NJ and began her higher education at Lafayette College in Easton, PA, where she achieved her Bachelor’s degree in Biology. Dr. Miriam was Captain of the women’s soccer team and was on the student-athlete academic honor roll.

She pursued her dental training at the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon and the Matthew Cryer National Dental Honor Societies. She continued on at the University of Pennsylvania for her Post-Doctoral Orthodontic Residency and received her specialty certificate in Orthodontics in 2010.

Dr. Miriam joined the SnodgrassKing family in 2011. She is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association and the Tennessee Dental Association. Dr. Miriam was honored by being published in the American Journal of Orthodontics. Her publication is entitled “Effects of Rapid Palatal Expansion on the Sagittal and Vertical Dimensions of the Maxilla.”

Dr. Hall was recognized as one of Nashville Lifestyles’ Top Orthodontists in 2017.

For leisure, she enjoys staying active, exercising, cooking and traveling. She resides in Brentwood with her husband Tom and her three children.