(L-R Front Row: Shannon & Stacie 2nd Row: Tiffany, Kristy, & Alisha 3rd Row: Angie, Dr. Castor, & Marie)
Being one of the first smiling faces you will see when entering our office, Alisha, is a lifelong resident of Lanier County. Alisha enjoys the mountains and cooler weather, and even lived in Virginia for 9 years before deciding to return to her hometown with her sons, Austen & Drake. Alisha joined Lakeland Family Dentistry in 2017, as our Scheduling Coordinator, and is excited to be a part of our team.
REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Angie Owens, RDH
As one of the original employees of Lakeland Family Dentistry, Angie joined our team in 2006. She graduated from Darton College with an Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Angie is a lifelong resident of Lanier County where she resides with her husband and two children. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with family and friends and relaxing with a good book.
Shannon Emanuel, RDH
Shannon joined our team and was trained on site as a Dental Assistant in November of 2006. She graduated from Valdosta State University in May of 2012 with an Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Shannon is a long time resident of Lanier county where she currently resides with her husband, daughter, and their fur children.
Kristy Jackson, RDH
Kristy is a lifelong resident of Lanier County. She received an Associates of Science Degree from Georgia Military College and later obtained an Applied Science Degree, in Dental Hygiene from Darton College in May of 2010. Kristy joined our team at Lakeland Family Dentistry in 2014. Kristy enjoys learning new dental technology and strives to always make sure her patient's experience is a pleasant one. She resides in Lakeland with her husband, Robert, and twins Kylee & Kallen.
Mary Bennett, DA
Mary has been with Lakeland Family Dentistry since the doors first opened in 2006. Her organizational skills and ability to multitask make her a wonderful asset to the practice. Mary enjoys getting to know our patients and is excellent at making patients feel right at home. In her spare time she enjoys shopping, the beach, and most of all spending time with her family.
Stacie Gustin, EFDA
Stacie joined our team in 2014. She began her dental assisting training in 2011 with the Red Cross at Ramstein Dental Clinic, Ramstein AFB, Germany. She has been advancing in her dental experience alongside Dr. Castor and team and has recently obtained her Expanded Duties Certification. She is a valued member of our staff ready to help you achieve your oral health care goals.
Tiffany Richardson, CDA
Tiffany joined our team in 2014 as part of her training to become a Certified Dental Assistant through Wiregrass Technical College. Dr. Castor liked Tiffany so much, he requested she stay. Lucky for us, she did! Tiffany is energetic, motivated, and extremely knowledgeable. Tiffany is also a licensed cosmetologist and may be found at the salon when not running around Lakeland Family Dentistry. Tiffany enjoys spending time with family and her husband, Trevor.