Office Team

 

Diane, Practice Administrator 

I began my career with Advanced Dental Concepts in 1993.  I can honestly say I LOVE MY JOB.  It's a privilege to be here every day, working with such a talented group of people who all have the same goal, taking care of our patients.  I have been married to the same wonderful man for over 25 years and have 3 grown children.

 

Karen, Business Assistant

I joined ADC April 2013 as a business assistant.  I received my dental assistant certification from Atlanta College of Medical and Dental Assisting a long time ago.  I have experience in both general dentistry and orthodontics as an assistant and as a laboratory technician.  With my experience, I can answer questions about treatment, help with insurance needs and schedule appointments.  To pass time when I'm not at ADC, I enjoy cooking, gardening, taking care of 2 dogs, 1 cat, 9 chickens and beekeeping. 

 

Donna, Business Assistant

I am one of the voices you will hear when you call Advanced Dental Concepts.  I also make appointments for patients; verify dental benefits and anything to help our patients have an awesome visit.  You will get a smile from me when I greet you and as you walk out the door.  I’ve been with ADC since 2000.  I moved away for 8 years and now I’m back!  My two favorite things about my job are meeting all the patients and working with everyone here.    I have a daughter and son (April & Rick) and 4 beautiful grandchildren (Chase, Carte, Giannah & Quinn).  I enjoy working out at the gym, going to the beach and spending time with Walter and Max.

 

Bonnie, Business Assistant

Bio Coming Soon.

 

Gina, New Patient Coordinator

I've had the pleasure of working in the front office at ADC since April 2010. My main duty is working with new patients. I'm a "people person" and love getting to know our patients. When I'm not at work, I enjoy cooking, going to the beach, music and family time. I'm an Auburn graduate and love my Tigers...War Eagle!

 

Kim, Business Assistant

I was born and raised in South Central Kentucky (Go Cats) and have traveled the world with my military husband Brandon. We have now retired and settled in beautiful Pensacola. I found a love with patient care when I began my dental career in Alaska in 2002. I am the proud mother of 1 daughter, Morgan, who is also in the dental field. I treasure the moments with family and friends and love the beach.

 

Quincie, Business Assistant

I have enjoyed working in dentistry for the past three years out of the nine years that I have spent in the professional work force. While I am a Certified Nursing Assistant, I found that my heart was too big for goodbyes in the geriatric field. I believe I found my home at ADC in April 2016! I am thoroughly impressed by the level of professionalism and efficiency displayed at ADC and I hope to be an employee here for a very long time! When I am not in the office I enjoy the luxuries of living in the country such as hunting, fishing, and spending time at the river! I am a sucker for karaoke as well. I consider myself a thrill seeker...I am always looking for a new adventure!

 

Jessica, Clinical Liaison

I've been with ADC since August of 1996!  I've had many different titles while working at ADC, but my duties have always been and are now to work together with the team keeping our dental office the best it can be.  I graduated from the University of West Florida in 2003 with a Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems.  I have Expanded Duties Dental Assistant, Dental Radiology, and CPR certificates.  I enjoy learning about the latest dental and computer technologies and applying that to our office.  We have a wonderful office that you will enjoy visiting. 

 

April, Treatment Coordinator

I'm the rover in the office, I go where ever I'm needed.  Most of all I consult and educate patients about their dental needs.  I also have the privilege to coordinate the hygiene schedule.  I started working at ADC in January 2009.  I have had the privilege to work in the dental field since 2003.  I started out as a dental assistant, moved to the front desk and now am currently a treatment coordinator.  My favorite thing about ADC is working with the most fabulous ladies and a few good men!  It is amazing how well we all work together and function as a family.  I can't imagine working anywhere else.  My favorite thing about dentistry is that I enjoy meeting and forming new relationships with each and every patient I have the pleasure of meeting.  Every case is different and unique, which in return keeps me on my toes.  When I'm not at ADC I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.  My family and I are very involved in sports and enjoy watching and attending Auburn football games, WAR EAGLE!  Bet you didn't know that I went on my 1st mission trip in July 2015 with Dr. Spurlock.  I plan to go on a mission trip every year.

 

Stephanie, Treatment Coordinator

I have been in the dental field since 2003 and have worked at ADC since 2012.  I started in the dental field as an assistant and now am a treatment coordinator.  I am the person who puts all your treatment together and makes sure you understand all that needs to be done.  I am blessed to say that I work for 4 wonderful doctors.  We have a big family here at ADC and it's really a joy working here.  I am a mother of 2 boys who keep me busy with baseball, football and hunting.  I enjoy going to the races, watching Alabama football, going boating and just being outdoors.  

 

Marisa, Registered Dental Hygienist

My duties include routine cleanings, periodontal treatments, radiographs, fluoride treatment, fabricating NTI’s and giving oral health care instructions.  I’ve been with ADC since 1999.  My favorite things about dentistry are helping people understand oral health and seeing restored smiles.  I love people so I love the one-on-one contact and personal care I can give my patients.  I have a daughter Brittany, son Zac, husband Donnie and dog child Huck.

 

Corie, Registered Dental Hygienist

My duties include routine cleanings, x-rays, sealants and periodontal treatments.  I’ve been with ADC since 2001.  I enjoy my close, family-like relationship with all my co-workers.  My favorite thing about my job is meeting new people and forming relationships with patients.  I have two daughters Ryian and Jordan and husband Glen.  For leisure I enjoy traveling, reading and spending time with my family.

 

Michele, Registered Dental Hygienist

My duties include routine cleanings, periodontal diagnosis and treatment, x-rays, sealants, orthodontic patient management, oral cancer screenings, fluoride treatment, teeth whitening and oral health education.  I’ve been with ADC since 2005 and appreciate giving back to the community.  My favorite thing about my job is my patients and co-workers.  Some have become my extended family.  I have two sons Corbin and Cole.  I enjoy reading, running, triathlons and gardening.  I have an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.  In 2000 I passed the National Exam and I passed the Florida Dental Hygiene board in 2001.

 

Hailey, Registered Dental Hygienist

I have been with ADC since August 2012.  I graduated from Pensacola State college in May 2012.  My duties include performing adult prophylaxis, periodontal scaling, applying sealants, taking dental radiographs, whitening teeth, patient education and fluoride application.  My favorite thing about dentistry is the challenge of helping ease anxiety many patients bring to the chair.  I love brightening the world one smile at a time!  One thing you don't know about me: my favorite hobby is bowhunting!  I also enjoy fishing, watching Alabama football, camping, spending time with my family and 3D archery tournaments.

 

Staci, Registered Dental Hygienist

I joined ADC in February of 2013 devoting 100% of my efforts to oral hygiene management.  I have over 20 years combined dental experience including: insurance, practice management and since 2006, Dental Hygiene.  I graduated from Pensacola Junior College with an Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in May of 2005.  I also have certifications in radiology, expanded functions, CPR and dental anesthesia.  I enjoy building relationships with my patients and co-workers, continuing education (especially trips) and just simply looking forward to the new things that tomorrow has to offer!

My duties include comprehensive periodontal evaluations and treatment, radiographs, routine dental cleanings, sealants, teeth whitening, fluoride administration, oral cancer screenings, and patient education.  My favorite thing about dentistry is being able to give back, whether in education or service to others.  Seeing that restored smile on a face you first saw frowning at you is the ultimate reward!  ADC is committed to putting our patient’s needs first!  We have four amazing doctors with the same goal in mind, our staff is definitely numerous and our ladies certainly out number our gentlemen, but our teamwork is like none other!  ADC is my home away from home and I am so blessed to be a part of this family!  I am married to my amazing husband Michael and have a beautiful daughter Brittani.  In my leisure I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, boating, fishing, shopping and traveling.  I enjoy outdoor/natural light photography and I’m an Auburn fan…War Eagle!

 

Marianne, Registered Dental Hygienist

I have been a full time dental hygienist at ADC since April 2013.  I received my hygiene license from Pensacola Junior College in 2010.  My favorite aspect of dental hygiene is to be able to help patients understand the importance of their oral health and make an impact in each patient's life that will ultimately help them maintain optimal health of their teeth and gums.  My husband Peter and I have 2 young children.  When out of the office I love spending time with family, traveling, eating delicious foods and watching the Florida Gators play-GO GATORS!  My favorite dental hygiene related quote is, "Life is too short, smile while you still have teeth!"

 

Chassidy, Registered Dental Hygienist

I joined the ADC family in August of 2013 as a Certified Registered Dental Hygienist. I earned my license after completion of my Associate's Degree from Pensacola State College May of 2013. In addition to qualifications in radiology, CPR and other expanded functions, I was among the first graduating classes to complete certification requirements to administer local anesthesia in Florida. My favorite part of my job is helping patients overcome dental anxiety, educating patients on good hygiene habits, dental products and other aspects of oral health. 

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my husband and our 4 furbabies. My hobbies include reading, photography, paddle boarding and yoga. My future aspiration is to be able to provide fostering and rehabilitating services to abused or abandoned horses.

"If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way". --Napoleon Hill

Smile On Everyone!

 

Meghan, Registered Dental Hygienist

Bio to come.

 

 

 


 

Penny, Clinical Director

I've been a CDA since 1990 and worked at ADC since 2004.  My duty is to coordinate the doctors and staff on where to go and when...like a quarterback.  I have a son named Evan.  Bet you didn't know that I played travel competitive indoor and sand volleyball for 25 years all over the US.

 

Luljeta, Sterilization Technician & Dental Assistant

I am responsible for maintaining all of our sterilization equipment and for processing all of our instruments.  I ensure that our office is in compliance with all cleaning standards.  I also assist the dentist with all clinical procedures.  I’ve been with ADC since 1999.  I enjoy working with great friends and the way we help each other as a team.  My immediate family members include my two beautiful children Anna and Jonathan and my mother Lumturi.  Both of my children and I are bilingual.  My leisure time is spent with my children, gardening and exercising.  

 

Jennifer, Dental Assistant

Bio Coming Soon.

 

Crystal, Registered Dental Assistant

I have been a dental assistant for over 15 years.  My favorite thing about dentistry is helping to create a beautiful smile that the patient can be proud to show off.  I enjoy fishing, watching football and going to the beach and river-anything outdoors.  Bet you didn't know that I grew up on a farm.

 

Holley, Dental Assistant

I've been with ADC since June 2012 and my favorite thing about my job is that I learn something new every single day.  There is always a new challenge!  My duties include providing patients with comfort and care during their dental visit, anticipating the doctor's needs and assisting for many different procedures.  I specialize in teeth whitening products and procedures.  My favorite thing about dentistry is the ability to transform a patient's smile into something they love!  I have 2 young children and enjoy going to the Palafox Market with them, going to the beach, longboarding and cooking.  Bet you didn't know that my daughter is my best friend and I love doing everything with her.

 

Kelley, Registered Dental Assistant

I’ve been with ADC since 2013.  My favorite thing about dentistry is helping people be more confident in their smile.  I love the small town atmosphere and professional yet down-to-earth doctors that produce amazing work here at ADC.  I enjoy working with great people who have become my best friends and family.  In my leisure I spend time with family and friends and enjoy fishing, camping, and being on the water.  I’m a huge University of Florida fan.  I have attended a lot of basketball, baseball and football games there (my dad is an alumni there)…Go Gators!  

 

 

Jolene, Dental Assistant & Laboratory Technician

I have been with ADC since 2013.  The best thing about my job is to be able to help people smile!  I'm married to Jonathan and we have 2 boys (Garrett and Jacob).  In our free time we love to spend it outdoors camping, fishing and hunting.

 

 

Deidra, Registered Dental Assistant

I have been a dental assistant since 2008. I have a young son and we are die hard Alabama Crimson Tide fans, Roll Tide! I'm an avid reader that also loves museums, historical places and visiting the zoo. I am a big time foodie, especially local seafood. When not at work, I enjoy spending time with the family and singing in my church choir.