About Your Team
Melissa - Practice Manager of Operations
Wendy - Registered Dental Hygienist
Quote about dentistry: "Floss the teeth you want to keep."
Mission: To make routine dental visits fun and educational. I want my patients to feel confident with their smiles.
Education and Professional Background:
Virginia Commonwealth University
Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry - Dental Hygiene
Life & Hobbies: I have been with South River Dentistry since 2013. My life revolves around my cat, Theo and Happy Hour.
Barbara - Registered Dental Hygienist
Alicia - Dental Assistant
Quote about dentistry: "You've gotta floss to be a boss."
Mission: To assist in changing lives one smile at a time.
Educational and professional background: I started working in the dental field in 1997, while attending high school.
Life & Hobbies: I've been married for 5 years to my husband George. We have two daughters, Alivia and Ava. We own a residential/commercial cleaning company. I enjoy traveling, spending time with my family, experiencing fine dining and fishing.
Kari - Dental Assistant
Sherry - Dental Assistant
Christina - Dental Assistant
Quote about dentistry: "Everyday I'm suctioning."
Mission: To assist and encourage patients that have a fear of dental procedures.
Education and Professional Background: I started working in the dental industry after graduating high school in 2001 and have taken continuing education courses for radiographs, sedation dentistry, etc.
Life & Hobbies: I am very involved in my church and teach Kindergarten through 1st Graders. I am also the childcare coordinator for a non-profit organization for teen moms. In my spare time, I like to hang out with friends and my dog, Sincy.
Laurel - Business Assistant
Elizabeth - Business Assistant
Mission: To spend as much time possible with my family, friends, and fur babies.
Education and Professional Background: Graduate of Manchester High School class of 1996. Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) in Chesterfield and Colonial Heights.
Life & Hobbies: I enjoy camping, playing cards, reading, and listening to my son play guitar. I am a proud member of Steelers Nation!