MEET THE DOCTORS
of Star City Dental
DR. MELANIE FULTON
Dr. Fulton was born and raised on a farm in central Iowa. After she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, she began her dental career as a faculty member at UNMC College of Dentistry. For the last twenty years, Dr. Fulton has been in private practice. Even though she enjoys the technical aspects of dentistry, her favorite parts of the dental profession are the friends she works beside each day and the relationships she develops with the patients she serves. Dr. Fulton is a member of the American Dental Association, The Nebraska Dental Association, and the Lincoln District Dental Association. She has contributed to many committees, including the Dean’s Advisory Council.
DR. BRANDON TOSCANO
As an Omaha native, Dr. Toscano is excited to continue caring for Nebraska patients. He graduated from University of Nebraska-Lincoln and then went on to graduate from University of Nebraska Medical Center. Throughout his training at UNMC, he developed a particular interest in oral surgery and spent time shadowing and externing with oral surgeons outside of school to advance his skillset and knowledge in that area. Dr. Toscano’s favorite part of dentistry is working with patients in order to achieve their goals in regard to their overall oral health. He takes pride in taking time to address each patients’ individual needs and coming up with a plan to get them where they need or want to be.
DR. MALIKA (MIMI) MEBAREK LONG
Dr. Mimi Mebarek Long grew up in Overland Park, Kansas and moved to Lincoln, Nebraska, which she now considers her forever home, for her dental degree. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Human Biology from the University of Kansas in 2010. She next earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, graduating with distinction, from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) College of Dentistry in 2014. Following her studies, Dr. Mimi completed a General Practice Residency at UNMC in Omaha, where she has since stayed on as faculty to educate students and residents one day a week.
Dr. Mimi is passionate about dentistry and providing her patients high quality dental care. She makes it her priority to take the patient’s comfort first by providing detailed discussions, gentle dentistry, empathy and compassion. Her professional organizations include, the American Dental Association, the Nebraska Dental Association, and the Lincoln District Dental Association.
Dr. Mimi is happily married and has one daughter, Lila, who takes up the majority of her free time. She also loves going on walks around Lincoln, cooking and baking, watching KU basketball and Chiefs football and spending quality time with her family and friends.