Meet the Team
Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.
Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.
Joan Farrell - Office Manager
Joan has joined our practice with over 30 years of experience in the healthcare field. Joan not only has a BA in Business Administration/Accounting and AA in Healthcare Administration, but also has a diploma in Dental Assisting. When not at the office, Joan and her husband enjoy Ballroom and Latin dancing.
Brenda Ferguson - Receptionist
Brenda is our receptionist and is the bright smiling face you first see when you walk in our door. She joined the practice in 1999. If you need to schedule an appointment, Brenda is the person to contact. When not at the office Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, children, and grandchildren.
Kim Houston - Registered Dental Assistant
Kim has worked in the dental field since 1988. Kim's thoroughness and caring technique makes her a valuable member of our team. She has been with the practice since 1999. An avid reader, she is always looking for the next good book. She enjoys spending time with her family.
Michelle Layne-Dental Hygienist
Michelle joined our practice in 2017. She graduated from T.S.U. with an Associates of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 1988. Michelle's quiet and gentle nature puts all patients at ease. When she is not working she likes to go boating and to sing. She enjoys spending time with her family.
Sarah Jane Patton - Dental Hygienist
Sarah Jane has been a dental hygienist since 1980 graduating from the University of Tennessee in Memphis with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Her knowledge and technique are among the best. She is an avid sports fan, enjoys traveling, and of coarse, the lake is always calling.
Debbie Helms - Dental Hygienist
Debbie brings over 30 years of dental hygiene experience to our practice. Debbie is exceptional with patients who are a little "nervous" about their appointment.