Lisa – Hygienist
Lisa is a graduate of Central Piedmont Community College and has been working in dentistry for nearly 40 years. She loves her work as a hygienist because she can take care of people, build relationships, and provide valuable education so that every patient can enjoy a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Lisa says working at Family Dentistry on Montford is such a special experience because of the relationships that are built and how they develop deeper every day. Lisa says this is why she truly loves being a dental hygienist. Lisa is dedicated, happy, dependable, fun, and empathetic. She volunteers with Meals on Wheels and at her church. Lisa is married to a wonderful man and is proud of their blended family, complete with adult children who are loving, fun, and interesting. Lisa also loves reading, exercising, boating, and cooking good food.
Shirl – Dental Assistant
Shirl is a graduate of York Technical College in Rock Hill. She’s been with Family Dentistry on Montford for nearly three decades working as a dental assistant. She’s been around so long, she says, because of the patients. She loves to help them and provide them with the care they need and deserve. Her love for dentistry started at a young age. Shirl says she loved going to the dentist and it sparked her to pursue a career in healthcare. What makes working at Family Dentistry on Montford so unique? Shirl will tell you it’s all about the relationships we develop with our patients, because they’re truly priceless. When you meet Shirl, you’ll find that she’s passionate, caring, helpful, motivated, and always positive. When she’s not in the office, you can usually find Shirl spending time with her family, friends, and three dogs on the lake.
Liz – Front Office
Liz has been working in dentistry since 2008. At Family Dentistry on Montford, she’s responsible for assisting with creating your treatment plans, financials, and making sure our patients and team members are always happy. Liz says what she loves most about her role in the office is how well we work together as a team, and getting to know patients and what’s going on in their lives. Liz says that if she wasn’t working in dentistry, she’d probably be a baker. Liz is sincere, outgoing, loyal, friendly, and passionate. When she’s not busy helping out the team and patients at the office, you might find Liz hiking, cooking, baking, and supporting local businesses. She also enjoys spending time with her lab/golden retriever named Nola.
Lynn – Front Desk
Lynn is no stranger to dentistry, with nearly 50 years of experience. She’s also a registered dental hygienist and graduate of Central Piedmont Community College. Lynn has been helping patients at Family Dentistry on Montford for about three decades, so she’s familiar with what it takes to make people smile. That’s part of her job! Aside from that, Lynn greets our family of patients when they come through the door, helps schedule appointments, and makes patients feel comfortable and at home. Lynn says coming to work each day is easy thanks to the wonderful team and doctor who make our office so special. Lynn says she chose dentistry because she always wanted to be in the medical field and help people in some way. When you meet Lynn, you’ll quickly find out that she’s caring, dedicated, loyal, friendly, and fun. Outside of the office, Lynn volunteers her time making blankets for Levine Children’s Hospital. She also enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, playing with her dog Elke, walking, crocheting, making jewelry, and making cards.