Stephanie Stephens - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Born and raised in Rock-Hill, Stephanie is married to Trent. She attended York Technical College and completed her Dental Hygiene program. On her free time she enjoys spending time with her dog, watching movies and music. Stephanie is passionate about patient care and oral hygiene. She is a great addition to our team and we love her.
Chelsea Reynolds - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Chelsea graduated from York Tech as a dental hygienist. Even at age 11, she knew she wanted to be a dental hygienist and really enjoys educating patients on routine dental care as well helping them understand treatment needs and options. Chelsea is married to Steven and has three children: Avery, Ellie-May and Oliver. When she is not working she loves traveling, movies, spending time with her family and cooking.
Lorena Rodrigues - Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Lorena is native of Brazil and grew up Garden State "New Jersey". Recently moved from New Jersey to Carolinas. Lorena has great passion for patient dental care, preventive dentistry. She has great family with three amazing kids and have hobbies of learning new languages, travelling and enjoy free time with family.
Anna A. Braverman - Team Lead Expanded Dental Assistant (DAII)
Dental Assistant and Team Leader. Originally from Ukraine, Anna studied Russian language and literature at Kiev University. She worked as a high school teacher and assistant principal. Upon moving to the United States Anna switched careers and completed a dental assistant program in Cleveland, Ohio. She has 22 years of experience in dentistry and joined our team in 2013. Anna is very energetic, caring and passionate about patient care. She loves interacting with patients and strives to improve oral health care of her patients. Anna enjoys music, travel, reading and sports.
Ann Hasty - Lead Patient Care Coordinator
Ann has over 10 years experience in dental and enjoys assisting patients with understanding their dental needs and scheduling their appointments. When she is not working she enjoying reading and outdoor activities as well as spending time with her family.
Angie Kendrick - Insurance Co-ordinator
Originally from Ohio (30 yr resident of NC). Mother of 2 children and Tater Tot. Many hobbies include travel, outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, fishing, rock-hounding and gem mining. Other interests include writing, editing novels for publishing and blogging.
Carmen Love - Patient Care Coordinator
Carmen is a native of Charlotte, NC. She attended Myers Park School of Dental Assisting and discovered her passion for the front desk in her training. Carmen enjoys helping patients understand dental insurance and scheduling appointments as well as accounting questions. When she is not working, Carmen enjoys spending time with family and friends and her German Shepard, Major. She enjoys baking, exercising, traveling and trying food from different countries.
Alicia Sarmiento - Dental Assistant (DA II)
Alicia is from Houston TX and spent time in Mexico and Chicago, IL before moving to NC. She is bilingual and able to help with our Spanish speaking patients. She has been in dentistry for 21 years and really enjoys patient care and helping patients under their treatment needs and making them comfortable even in difficult situations. When Alicia is not working she enjoys spending time with her 3 children, family and friends. Alicia also loves cooking, baking and cake decorating as well as being outdoors.
Katherine Dearduff - Dental Assistant (DA II)
Kat was born and raised in SC. She attended York Tech for dental assisting and has been in dental for 3.5 years and really enjoying interacting with patients and helping them with treatment needs. When she is not working, Kat enjoys traveling, working out and being adventurous every chance she gets. Go Panthers!!
Deisy Landaverde - Dental Assistant (DA)
Deisy grew up in Charlotte and is bilingual and able to assist our Spanish speaking patients. She always knew she wanted a dental career and really enjoys all aspects of being a dental assistant. When she is not working, Deisy enjoys traveling, spending time with family, friends and her new puppy, Ace. She also really enjoys shopping.