All of our team members maintain the highest level of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our staff’s experience and training.
Erin – Patient Coordinator
Erin is our patient coordinator and has 13 years of dental experience. She started her dental career being cross-trained as a second dental assistant and front desk. Erin quickly moved to lead assistant. She still enjoyed helping out with the front desk when needed. After seven years of assisting, Erin moved her focus to the front desk. Erin has experience being an office manager in dental practices both in North Carolina and Georgia. She is now enjoying her position as our patient coordinator.
Erin resides in Cumming, GA, with her husband Evan and daughter Briana. They have three dogs. When Erin is not in the office, she likes spending time with her family, reading, playing sudoku, watch movies, and being with her friends.
Fun Fact: Erin is a die-hard Carolina Panther fan. #keeppounding
Diana – Financial Coordinator
Diana Macksey is our Financial Coordinator and insurance expert with over 45 years of experience in the dental industry. Diana was an expanded duty dental assistant for over 25 years before moving to the business side of dentistry. During her career, she experienced all aspects of dentistry from assisting, to orthodontics, to hygiene. She is proficient in helping patients achieve their dental goals by maximizing the use of dental benefits and creative financing. Whether it is your financial needs or insurance questions, Diana is the person to see.
Diana resides in Canton with her husband Dennis, who is an elite dental ceramic specialist and owns a dental laboratory. Together they have a blended family of eight children and eight grandchildren that keep them on their toes! In her spare time, she is involved with small groups in her church, loves to sew, garden, paint, and travel.
Fun fact: Diana grew up in Kansas on a 100-acre farm. And she can also play the Saxophone.
Nancy – Insurance Coordinator
Nancy Duran is our Insurance Coordinator. She is always eager to help our patients. Her expertise in dealing with complicated dental insurance plans makes her invaluable to our office. Nancy has been in the dental field since 2000. She moved to Atlanta in 2001 from San Fernando Valley, California. She has three girls, Tiffany, Catherine and Caylee, and two boys, Miguel and Edgar, that keep her busy. Her spare time is spent with her kid’s activities and sports events.
Fun Fact: Drives a 1963 Chevrolet Impala.
Jennifer – Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer is a Cumming, Georgia native. She graduated from Forsyth Central High School and went on to the Medical College of Georgia to graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. Jennifer has been a dental hygienist since 2003 and has been in the dental field since 2000. Not only does Jennifer take pride in providing gentle dental care and educating patients about the importance of great oral health care, but she also feels deeply passionate about helping her patients achieve their oral health goals. In Jennifer’s free time, she loves spending time with her husband Brad, their dog Cooper, her family, and her church family.
Fun Fact: Jennifer’s husband is Australian, and she has been to Australia twice.
Camille – Registered Dental Hygienist
Camille is a Georgia native. She grew up in Cobb and Cherokee counties and currently resides in Woodstock, Georgia, with her husband, Robi. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and watching mystery television shows.
Camille has been in the dental field since 2003 and practicing dental hygiene since 2014. She obtained her dental hygiene degree from Georgia Highlands College in Rome, Georgia. She graduated with honors and was awarded the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award. Camille takes great pride in bonding with her patients and providing them with the utmost care and education.
Fun Fact: Camille has six cats!
Kristina – Dental Assistant
Kristina brings over 14 years of experience to our practice in all areas of dentistry. She makes it her mission each day to ensure every patient has the dental care they deserve. As an expanded duties dental assistant, Kristina enjoys the opportunity to work with the leading technology offered by Dr. Worful at Alpharetta Smile Care.
After growing up in Florida, Kristina moved to Georgia in 2006. She now calls this beautiful state home. She is married with five children and spends any time away from the office with her family. She enjoys all of the activities her kids take part in, visiting the beach, and spending time outdoors.
Fun Fact: I had pet pigs growing up and wants another one!
Heather – Dental Assistant
Heather comes from a family of dental healthcare providers, her mother being a retired hygienist and uncles and cousins being dentists themselves. She brings over 13 years of experience as an expanded functions dental assistant and graduated from Medix College. Heather’s compassion for patients and knowledge makes her a great attribute to the practice.
When not at work, her husband and three children keep her busy at the baseball/soccer fields and swimming pool. She has a Golden Doodle, Rezzy, who is like a fourth child. She enjoys the beach and just being with her friends and family.
Fun Fact: Heather played college softball.