Meet Our Team
Shelley, Care Coordinator
As a Treatment Coordinator and a certified Expanded Duties Dental Assistant, you’ll see Shelley helping patients in so many different ways when you visit our office. She’s involved in anything and everything from assisting Dr. Shefrin and coordinating treatments to welcoming new patients into our growing dental family. Shelley says she loves what she does because of the total, comprehensive care that every patient receives. She likes being part of a team that takes the extra step to form deep relationships with patients. Shelley always makes time for her husband and two kids, their greyhound, working on home decor, and cheering on the Packers.
Maxine, Registered Dental Hygienist
With over twenty years in the dental industry, Maxine is proud to be a part of a team that values the total well-being of each of their patients. Originally from London, England, Maxine started her career in dentistry soon after arriving in the states. She is constantly educating herself to further her training, and feels that the level of care exhibited by Dr. Shefrin’s practice is above and beyond any she’s ever seen. When Maxine is not in the office, she loves to spend time with her son.
Pam, Registered Dental Hygienist
Pam has spent half of her dental career in this very practice, helping patients to maintain a healthy smile. She loves that Dr. Shefrin puts a strong emphasis on education, and continues to keep both patients and team informed. She spends her time outside of the office with her husband and three adult children.
Leah, Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
After four years working at a multi-doctor office, Leah found a home at Dr. Shefrin’s practice. She’s been a part of our team for two-and-a-half years, bringing her total time in the world of dentistry to over six years. Though she’s learned the most on the job, Leah attended Gwinnett Technical College. She’s always willing to learn something new, which is why she loves assisting Dr. Shefrin. When she’s not next to the dental chair, Leah can be found either on the beach or relaxing with her husband, two children, and their cats.
Andrea, Office Administrator
Not only does Andrea have a degree in dental assisting, she is obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management so she can assist you even more with your insurance, billing, and scheduling. She loves people – both the team she works with and the patients – and working here allows her to make every interaction personal and to give each patient plenty of time. Andrea is engaged to be married. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and her friends.
Kim, Registered Dental Hygienist
For over three decades Kim has been busy helping patients of all ages learn about the advantages of excellent oral health habits because she believes in keeping teeth for a lifetime. You’ll probably find Kim somewhere in the office making patients smile thanks to her enjoyable, educational, and compassionate kind of gentle dental care. She’s also responsible for soft tissue management, periodontal maintenance, taking x-rays, CT scans, and photos with the high-tech intraoral camera. One of the things Kim loves the most about our dental family is the time and attention we put into all of the work we do because it emphasizes how vital each patient is to all of us. Outside of the office, Kim enjoys spending time with her husband and children, being outdoors, volunteering, and celebrating her faith.
Terri, Dental Hygienist
Before entering into the exciting world of dentistry, Terri attended school at the University of Georgia, New Hampshire Technical Institute, and St. Joseph’s University. Terri has over 30 years experience working in dental health care and loves the fact that she gets to help so many people improve their oral health and love their smile. Terri is a former Dental Hygiene Clinical Instructor and the former Director of Dental Services at a long-term care facility where she was able to develop further her fondness for working with geriatric patients. You’ll probably find this motivated hygienist traveling, boating, golfing, gardening, attending outdoor concerts, and spending time with her family when she’s not at work.
Trinity, Care Coordinator
You’ll most likely meet Trinity when you give our office a call or come in for a visit. You can usually find Trinity helping patients schedule appointments, understand their dental insurance, and making sure they feel at home from the moment they walk through the door. Trinity says her job is most fulfilling because of how closely she gets to work with a diversely talented team that’s deeply committed to providing high-quality care to every person we meet at the office. She believes in genuine concern and high standards of service. Trinity has fun with her family, loves music and attending concerts, throwing backyard barbeques with friends, and living life to the fullest when she’s not helping patients.
Angela, Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
You’ll meet Angela for your teeth cleaning, and you can always feel at ease knowing you’re in good hands. She’s been working in dentistry for over 15 years and really enjoys showing people the real value of dentistry and taking care of their smiles. Angela will tell you that she loves all of the different duties and tasks she takes on every day around the office, but the part of the work that she does is working with people and making a difference in their lives. In her spare time, Angela loves being with her husband and their two beautiful children. She also likes to travel, visit historical sites, and learn about new cultures.