Meet Our Dental Staff
Ellen - Certified Dental Assistant
Ellen graduated from the dental assisting program at the Career Development Center and received her dental x-ray certification at Old Dominion University. She began working at our office in 1997 as Dr. Lyn's chairside assistant. Ellen enjoys talking with our patients, giving instructions about oral hygiene and reviewing post-treatment care. She is experienced at working in all areas of our dental office and works chairside with both dentists.
Faye - Dental Assistant
Faye has many years of experience in the dental office setting. Her training has included working chairside and in the front office. Faye received her dental x-ray certification at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. She joined our dental team in 2000 working mostly chairside with Dr. Ben. Her experienced gentle touch helps to maintain patient comfort during dental treatment.
Shannon - Receptionist/Financial Coordinator
Shannon will assist you with scheduling your dental care. She will explain dental procedures, fees, and office policies. If you have dental insurance, she will help you to understand and use your insurance benefits. Shannon joined our dental team in 2021. You will hear her friendly voice when you call or visit Blue Ridge Dental.
Heather - Dental Assistant
Heather is the newest member of our dental team. She received her training and dental x-ray certification at the Sunrise School of Dental Assisting during 2020. She is primarily working chairside with Dr. Ben.
Denise - Certified Dental Assistant
Denise joined our dental team in 2019. She brings both her dental assisting skills and her friendly personality to our dental office. Denise will help you to feel welcome and comfortable when you visit Blue Ridge Dental.
Kay - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kay has many years of experience as a dental hygienist. She joined our dental team in 2020. In addition to cleaning the teeth, she also provides periodontal maintenance care. Kay works with both dentists to help our patients achieve optimal oral health. Our patients appreciate her skillful and gentle touch.