Dr. Aja Gobar was born in Lafayette, Louisiana. She earned her B.S. in Biology from Tougaloo College in 2003, and continued her education at Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, earning her DDS in 2007.
Dr. Gobar decided to become a dentist after doing research into the profession and having the opportunity to have first hand exposure to the practice of dentistry prior to entering dental school.
Dr. Gobar lives in North Carolina and appreciates having her younger brother and mother nearby to spend time with. Her hobbies include gardening, antiquing, reading, volunteering, watching football and basketball, and attending jazz concerts. She is a self-proclaimed foodie and has an appreciation for fuzzy, silly socks.