2516-A Oakcrest Avenue , Greensboro, NC 27408,
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Our Team


Meet the Team Greensboro Natalie

Natalie is our knowledgeable and efficient office administrator. She has over two decades of experience, and has developed a wonderful rapport with our patients and their families. She is dedicated to working with our dynamic dental team to enable others to enjoy beautiful, healthy smiles! Although Natalie has called Greensboro her home her entire life, she loves to travel and spend time with family and her grandson.


Greensboro Dental team Patti McDonald

Patti is one of our business assistants and she works hard to help you best utilize your dental insurance benefits. She has worked in the dental field for 15+ years. Patti and her husband live in High Point, NC and have 2 adult daughters. Red is a favorite color in Patti’s household - proud Wolfpack fans!


Robin has been in dentistry for 40 years

Robin has been in dentistry for 40 years. She graduated from Guilford Technical Community College as a CDA 2. Robin works with our front office team and will likely be the first smile that you see when you come to our office. She and her husband have 3 children and 5 grandchildren.


Alisia one of our very talented dental hygienists

Alisia is one of our very talented dental hygienists. She is from Texas originally but has called North Carolina her home for over 15 years! She lives in Burlington with her husband and two children. Alisia joined our team in 2016. She is committed to providing individualized care for all of our patients. Alisia enjoys getting to know her patients on a personal level, while caring for them in a warm and caring environment.


Kelly one of our lovely dental hygienists

Kelly is also one of our lovely dental hygienists. She has been a hygienist for 9 years and joined our amazing team back in 2016! She is native to North Carolina and loves serving the Greensboro area. Kelly strives to always provide professional and high quality dental care t o all of her patients. She loves getting to know all of her patients and sharing laughs at each appointment.


Brittiny is a dental assistant and native of Mooresville

Brittiny is a dental assistant and native of Mooresville NC. She attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She then went on to Wake Tech in Raleigh where she completed their Dental Assisting Program and earned her CDA in 2010. Brittiny is a mother, and when out of the office she enjoys spending quality time with her daughter and son. She enjoys spending time with all of her family and friends.


Lamiria McMillian is a dental assistant and native of Mooresville

In 2008 Lamiria moved from her hometown of Buffalo, NY to Fayetteville, NC where she attended high school. Lamiria attended Fayetteville Technical Community College and became a Certified Dental Assistant in 2015. She loves to smile and enjoys putting smiles on other people's faces as well. She also rovers from the adult office to our pediatric office, where she helps little ones smile all day as well. She loves her team, her job and she loves having the opportunity of connecting with patrons of all ages.


Jordana works under Greensboro Dental team

Jordana was born and raised in Mexico City, She moved here in the year 2000 and has been calling North Carolina home since then, She graduated High School in 2005 and attended Wake Technical Community College where she obtained her CDA. In her free time she enjoys reading, music, movies and travel. She has a wonderful 7 year old that is her whole world. Jordana’s favorite thing to do is make people smile. She has enjoys working with this wonderful team and looking forward to helping our patients maintain good oral health.


Karen brings 40+ years of experience to dentistry

Karen brings 40+ years of experience to dentistry. She graduated from Southeast High School in 1975 and from Lees McRae College in 1977. She is originally from Liberty and resides there now with her husband, Mickey. They have two daughters, Emily and Lauren and five grandchildren. Her personal interests are Bible studies, motor cycle riding, lake and farm life and personal quiet time. Karen enjoys working with and helping people.


Laura has been a dental hygienist for 40 years

Laura has been a dental hygienist for 40 years, working with Dr. Merrell for 15 years before they joined our team. She enjoys her patients, co-workers and the technology that has changed dentistry so that she can offer her patients the best treatment available.


L’Oreal, Staff Member

L’Oreal was born in Gadsden, Alabama and moved to, and lived in the South Bronx from the age of three. North Carolina has been her home since 1997. She graduated from Forsyth Technical Community College in 2006 as a Certified Dental Assistant and in 2017 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. L’Oreal has three children, Nyheim (18), Nyla (13) and Nygiel (5). In her spare time, she volunteers at the Missions of Mercy Dental Clinic, and enjoys reading, yoga, and running. She is a proud Giants and Knicks fan!


Jill, Staff Member

Jill lives in Kernersville, NC, and has been a general and pediatric Dental Assistant since 1989. She is a member of the local dental assistant society where she also holds a position on the state board. Jill is passionate about dentistry and believes that working in the dental profession gives her purpose and self-worth to help others. She loves to “Be the one that makes someone smile” every day. She lives with husband, Bill and puppy Bailey.


Pamela, Staff Member

Pamela is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She earned her degree in 2015 from Forsyth Technical Community College where she was a member of the Sigma Phi Alpha National Dental Hygiene Honor Society. She loves making her patients feel comfortable while providing excellent care. Pamela is from California and joined Triad in 2010. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, going to the gym, and spending time with husband, Ruben and two-year-old son, Dan.


Kim, Staff Member

Kim has been a Certified Dental Assistant for over 30 years. She was born and raised in Greensboro and now resides in Stokesdale with her husband. Kim enjoys spending time with her family, which is into car racing, fun trips with the grandkids and crafting.

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I have been seeing Dr. Merrill, Laura, and the team for AGES. If you want to see professionals who stay up to date on new ideas in oral health and take great care of you, and who are also fun to spend time with, I recommend them highly. I LOVE going to the dentist!!! Gentle but thorough.
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