Meet Your Lebanon TN Dental Team
Get to know the friendly and highly qualified Dental Team of Smile Solutions of Lebanon. We look forward to meeting you!
Meet Trisha: Practice Manager
Trisha joined our team at Smile Solutions in May 2015 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a 2006 graduate of Western Kentucky University’s dental hygiene program. Through her 15 years of dental experience Trisha discovered her love for Practice Management, and returned to school finishing her Bachelor’s degree in 2017. In 2019 Trisha began her new role as Practice Manager at Smile Solutions of Lebanon. Trisha is a wonderful asset to our team and is committed to providing patients & our team with a positive, safe and exceptional patient/work environment. Trisha and her husband, Aaron, have four beautiful children, Samuel, Kenzie, Kaylee, & Baby Henry that they welcomed in June 2020.
Meet Leah Beth: Registered Dental Hygienist
Leah-Beth first ventured into the dental hygiene field as a Registered Dental Assistant, graduating from Remington College in 2005. She worked in a general dental practice, here in Lebanon, for 3 years until she was accepted into the dental hygiene program at Tennessee State University and graduated in 2011. Leah-Beth previously worked at an office in Mt. Juliet but was thrilled to join our team at Smile Solutions in 2017. Being a Lebanon native herself, Leah-Beth has a passion for serving her community and giving her patients the most comfortable dental experience as possible. Along with her license to practice dental hygiene, she is also licensed to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. She is skilled to perform cleanings and work right alongside patients to fight periodontal disease. When not with her dental family, Leah-Beth devotes her time to her husband and three children, Carly Beth, Barrett, & Evelyn Pearl. They are involved in their local church and enjoy camping, canoeing, and all things outdoor.
Meet Emily: Registered Dental Hygienist
Emily Clemens joined the Smile Solutions Team in August 2019. Emily graduated from Western Kentucky University’s Dental Hygiene program in 2006 and has been serving in the dental community for the last 14 years. She is extremely devoted to helping her patients achieve the smile that they desire as well as feeling comfortable and at ease during their time in the office. Emily’s greatest joy, away from the office, is spending time with her husband and two wonderful kids, Seth & Sophie. In addition, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends, & cheering on her hometown team, the UK wildcats.
Allison joined our team in February 2020, with 8 years of dental hygiene experience. Allison was born and raised in Lebanon, TN & graduated with honors from TSU’s Dental Hygiene program in 2012. Allison and her husband, Josh, have two beautiful children, Hadley & Hux. Outside of the office, Allison attends Immanuel Church & enjoys spending time with family, being outside, and doing event videography with her husband. Allison loves the city of Lebanon & takes pride in providing her patients with the highest quality of care.
Meet Macie: Registered Dental Hygienist
Macie joined our team in 2017, with nearly 5 years of dental hygiene experience. She is a graduate from Tennessee State University, and is a local Wilson county resident. She has an excellent background in all facets of dental hygiene care and she is devoted to helping ease anxiety in which many patients of all ages bring to the dental chair. Outside of work, you’ll find her with her three greatest blessings, her husband and her two children, McKinley & Calloway. She thoroughly enjoys traveling, running, boating, football, & spending quality time with friends and family.
Meet Bobbie Jo: Registered Dental Hygienist
Bobbie Jo worked as a dental assistant at an oral surgery office and then realized her passion was in dentistry and therefore, pursued her degree in dental hygiene and graduated in 2013. She is also licensed to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Bobbie Jo is quick to make patients feel at ease by building confidence and establishing trust with each of her patients. She is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs and maintaining good oral health. Bobbie Jo is with us two days a week and on her days off she’s spending time with her husband and three children, McKenzie Jo, Canaan, & Willow. She enjoys traveling, fishing, baking, and most of all being with her greatest blessings, her kids.
Meet Ginger: Registered Dental Assistant/EFDA
Ginger has always known that her passion was in the field of dentistry. She graduated from Remington College in 2014 as a Registered Dental Assistant and immediately began working with us at Smile Solutions. She also obtained her EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Assistant) degree in March 2018 from the University of TN Health Science Center. Ginger enjoys making her patients laugh and strives to make each visit as enjoyable as possible. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Remington, and together they have a son named Colt and a fur baby named Shooter. When not at work, Ginger and her family enjoys spending time outdoors, shooting archery or fishing, and spending time with family.
Meet MaryKate: Registered Dental Assistant/EFDA
MaryKate was born and raised in Knoxville, TN…. Go Vols! She moved to Murfreesboro, Tn 4 years ago and met her husband, Brandon, while playing on a co-ed softball team, which they continue to play on together every spring. They are happy parents to two fur babies, Chico and Polo. MaryKate went to Dental Staff School of Franklin and received her RDA license in March 2018. She is certified in coronal polishing, x-rays, and nitrous oxide. MaryKate also obtained her EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Assistant) degree in November 2020 from the University of TN Health Science Center. MaryKate has a positive and caring nature about her and she has been a wonderful asset to our team! When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, or binge watching Netflix!
Melissa joined the Smile Solutions Team in May 2020 with over 24 years experience in the dental field. Melissa graduated from Vol State Dental assisting school in 1996 & began practicing in Tennessee. Melissa prides herself in providing the highest quality of care to her patient’s. She makes our patient’s feel at ease & comfortable during there time in the office. Outside the office Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband Terry and her two children, Mason & Bennett.
Meet Caroline: Insurance Coordinator
Caroline joined our team in May 2017. She has been a great asset to our office with her ability to perform dual roles with her dental assistant skills as well as various tasks in our front office. She is a graduate of Remington College with her RDA license and she is certified in nitrous oxide, radiology, and coronal polishing. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her boyfriend and her dogs.
Meet Nichole: Front Office Coordinator
Nichole joined the Smile Solutions Team in August 2019 with over 24 years experience in the dental field. Nichole graduated from Vol State Dental assisting school in 1996 & began practicing in a local dental office. Through her experience she discovered her love for front office administration and moved into that role in 2008 where she remains today. Nichole loves our patients and is an amazing asset to our team. Outside the office Nichole enjoys spending time with her husband Rob and her two children, Copelin and Carlyn.