Lori, Office Manager
Hi, my name is Lori. I am originally from Hialeah, Florida. I have worked in dentistry for over 25 years, during that time I have served in many capacities throughout the dental office. My expanded functions dental assisting training came from the University of Florida. I currently specialize in insurance claims and benefits. I have been with Dr. T since the very first day the doors opened at First Class Pediatric Dentistry in 2008.
My husband and I are the proud parents of a son and a daughter. We also have a dog named Jack, a grand-dog Cheech and a grand-turtle named Beans. My hobbies are traveling and spending time with family. We have a great office and staff and would love for you to come by and see us!
Adrianne, Business Administrator
Hi, my name is Adrianne. I joined the dental profession as an assistant in 2004 back in my hometown of Cairo, GA. My experience in both the clinical and administrative sides of dentistry allows me to serve throughout the office seamlessly. At First Class Pediatric Dentistry, I love working closely with our patients and learning their different personalities, as well as teaching them the importance of good oral hygiene.
I enjoy spending time with my son along with reading, shopping and going to the beach. I hope to see you soon at our office.
Caitlin, Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Caitlin. I have lived in Georgia my entire life. Go Dawgs!! I attended Winder Barrow for high school and Athens Technical College to obtain my dental hygiene degree. I have known that I wanted to be a dental hygienist since I was a child. I chose pediatric dentistry because of my great experiences as a child at the dentist. I strive to give all children that same experience in our office here at First Class Pediatric Dentistry.
My husband and I got married in September of 2010 and we have a son. In my spare time, I like to be outdoors walking, hiking or playing with our dog, Kira. Family and friends are a huge part of my life. I look forward to you joining our extended dental family and sharing my passion for dental hygiene with your children!
Dereka, Dental Assistant
Hi, my name is Dereka. Originally hailing from Akron, Ohio, I received my dental assisting training from Advanced Career Technical College. I have over 10 years of experience in dental assisting, with the majority of it being in the pediatric sector. During this time I have acquired advanced technical skills in radiology for children ages two and older. I take pride in the fact, we always put patient care first at First Class Pediatric Dentistry.
I am the proud mother of an energetic, and out-going daughter. When not at her cheerleading competitions, I enjoy reading, walking Stone Mountain and spending time with my family and friends. I am excited about enhancing your child’s beautiful smile, with loving care.
Meron, Dental Assistant
Hi my name is Meron, and I am one of the first faces your child will see during their visit to our office. I enjoy greeting all of our first time patients and catching up with our First Class Pediatric Dentistry kids. I am originally from Ethiopia. I have been here in Georgia since 2002, and received my dental assisting degree from Atlanta Technical College.
I am a wife and a mother of three sons. My hobbies are baking and traveling. We have a very friendly team and look forward to learning about you and your family.