Registered Dental Hygienist
Tammy joined our team in January 2011. She started her career in dentistry 30 years ago. She graduated from McDowell High School then attended Western Piedmont Community College where she received a diploma in Dental Assisting in 1990. She studied Dental Hygiene at Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College where she obtained her Associates in Applied Science degree in 2005 and was the recipient of the North Carolina Dental Hygiene Advanced Studies Award. Nothing is more rewarding to Tammy then getting to know her patients, making them feel comfortable and helping them achieve their optimal oral health. She loves seeing a smile on her patient's faces as they leave.
Certified Dental Assistant
Charity joined our team in the summer of 2021. She is a recent graduate from Western Piedmont Community College in dental assisting and passed the DANB test to become a Certified Dental Assistant. Her favorite part of dentistry is helping patients become confident in their smiles!
Charity and her husband, Kevin have been married for 15 years. Together, they have two children, a daughter Addison and son Tristan. They love to travel and serve at their local church, Crossnore First Baptist.
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Caydeigh joined our team in the summer of 2022. She graduated from the Accelerated Dental Assisting Academy in April 2022. Her favorite part of dentistry is getting to know our wonderful patients.
In her free time Caydeigh enjoys being outdoors, serving in her church, and spending time with her family and friends.
Dawn has been in management for over 24 years and is currently completing her degree in Business and Accounting. She is looking forward to using this education to better serve the practice and its patients. When not in the office, Dawn enjoys spending time with her husband of 17 years and her 5 grown children. Together they enjoy spending time with their two huskies (Mika and Enzo) and their Yorkie (Thor).
Dawn and her family moved to Burnsville from Tampa Florida in July of 2022. They are happy to be part of mountain life and have seasons again after 30 years. She is happy to be part of our practice and looks forward to growing relationships in the community.
Hannah joined our team in March 2023. Hannah comes to us with experience in a few different fields, but every job she had prior has been community based and customer focused. Hannah is a certified NC Telecommunicator.
Hannah is married to her husband Kanenon and is a proud bonus mom to Paisley. Along with her husband, Hannah is a certified paraprofessional and provides care for Jeff, who is diagnosed with IDD and has quickly become a part of their family.
Hannah has a passion for helping people and loves seeing people smile!
Stephanie, a native of Mitchell County, NC is happy to have joined the vibrant and welcoming family at Spruce Pine Dental Arts in 2023. She obtained her Associate in Medical Office Technology from Mayland Community College and her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Gardner-Webb University. She feels blessed to be a part of a team that provides patients with the best and most effective treatment for their oral health.
Stephanie loves spending her free time with her wonderful husband of over 20 years, Brandon, and their two sons, Connor and Caden.
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