Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 

 

Lynsey

Dental Practice Administrator

Lynsey started working in the dental feild in 2013 and joined our practice in August of 2019 as our dental practice administror where she helps coordinate patients and staff as well as handling insurance information. She loves helping our patients understand their dental needs and seeing their smiling faces every morning! She loves working with Dr. Wheeler and the other girls here. "Everyone gets along and is always laughing, its the best team to work with"!

Lynsey was born and raised in Augusta,GA. While the rest of her family doesn't live here anymore, she and her fiancee Ricky still enjoy the GA heat! They got engaged in Destin, FL and can't wait to be married and start a family soon. She stays busy with her Great Dane and Siberian Husky and two cats. You can always find her soaking up the sunshine at the lake or the beach!

 

Nicole

Front Desk

Nicole joined our team in November of 2019. While dentistry is new to her, she couldn't fit in more perfect with our team. Her smiling face is the first to greet our patients when they walk in the door. Nicole's main goal is to help our patients and make their visit the best it can be. "I feel like our team truly cares and are willing to go above and beyond". 

In her free time, Nicole and her spouse enjoy making sweet memories with their son and three dogs. You can find her cheering on the Clemson tigers, spending a sunny day at the park and doing all the DIY projects. 

 

Kayla

 Lead Dental Assistant

We welcomed Kayla starting in October of 2017 where she started her clinical rotations here in our office for Augusta Technical College. She fit in so well with our practice with her southern hospitality that she continued her rotations throughout the rest of her degree, which she completed in December of 2017 and began working here full time. Kayla’s favorite part of working here is meeting new people and helping them with confidence about their smile. She loves working here with Dr. Wheeler and the team because she knows there is no “I” in team at our office.

Kayla is a Georgia Peach who was born and raised in Harlem, Georgia. She is a single mom to a three-year-old little boy whom she cares deeply for. She moved to Augusta, Georgia in 2002 and started the dental assisting program at Augusta Technical College in January of 2016. Kayla is a very loyal and dependable person that loves helping others. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family. GO DAWGS!

 

Kelsey

Dental Hygienist

Kelsey joined our team in February 2017. Kelsey graduated in 2013 from Des Moines Area Community College with an AA degree and then in 2016 from Augusta University with a bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. Kelsey loves helping her patients achieve better oral health and getting to know her patients. She enjoys working here because the staff gets along so well and helps each another to make sure the job is done. She loves that there is always laughter here!

In her free time, she loves watching and playing sports, especially basketball. She played four years of college basketball. Kelsey played two years in Iowa, where she is from, and her last two years played at Augusta University. She also enjoys painting, listening to music, traveling, and hanging out with her friends. She loves her two golden-doodles, Nala and Curly.

 

Darlene

Dental Hygienist

Darlene joined our team in the fall of 2019. She is the best part-time hygienist our team could ask for. Darlene graduated in 1989 from Gerogia State University's Perimeter College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She loves being able to build relatoinships, educate and encourage patients to mantain good oral health. Everyone's positive energy is one of the many reasons she loves this office!

Atlanta native, Darlene has been in Augusta since 2006. When you can't find her at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband of 29 years and her son who attends the University of Georgia. "Go Dawgs"! She loves her shih tzu Panda and Sissy, her tuxedo rescue cat. She enjoys concerts, fesitvals and traveling!

Nina

Sterilization Tech

Nina is a freshman in college in pursuit of a biology degree to prepare for dental school. She started in the summer of 2017 and came back in the summer of 2018. Now, she is getting hands-on experience in the field that she is interested in. Nina helps set-up and clean up rooms, sterilize the tools, and some chair-side assisting. She loves meeting all the unique patients and learning for her future as a dentist.

In her free time, Nina loves to spend time with her family. Together, they watch movies and play board games. Puzzles are her favorite pass time and a great way to relax. She has a cat and a dog at home that keep her active. Nina also enjoys painting her nails, spending time with friends, and traveling.

 

Oliver

Sterilization Tech/Dental Assistant

Oliver started out as a patient of Dr. Wheeler's and then came to her in hopes to do shawdoing for his senior project. After graduating high school he pursued his degree in dental assisting and continued his clinical hours with Dr. Wheeler. He now works in our office part-time helping Kayla set up for the day and stocking any supplies. He enjoys learning different ways to do procedures and working chair side with Dr. Wheeler. 

Oliver is a Kansas City Chief fans. He enjoys spending time with his family which includes his seven brothers and sisters! We love having him apart of our team. 

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