Our Dentists & Dental Team in Columbia, SC
The Smile Studio team is committed to providing you with high-quality dental care and creating a friendly, comfortable environment during your visit. Each and every one of us wants to help you achieve your perfect, healthy smile. We hope you stop by to say hi!
Meet Our Dental Team
Carol followed in her mother’s footsteps when she chose a career in dental hygiene. She received her B.S. degree (summa cum laude) from the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Her dental career includes a variety of dental settings, from a periodontal office to a general practitioner office to a stint as a fluoride sales representative.
Carol has been a hygienist at The Smile Studio since 1995. After 20 + years, she still loves coming into the office every day and considers both the staff and patients as part of her extended family. She takes great pride in providing the highest quality care in a compassionate and professional manner.
Carol is married to her high school sweetheart, Chuck, and they have three grown children: Danny, Chase, and Connie. Outside of the office, Carol is a volunteer swim coach for Special Olympics. She also enjoys sailing with her husband, reading, hiking, and most of all, spending time with her family.
Billing / Insurance Coordinator
Angie is originally from Dallas, TX and has lived in Lexington since 2001. Since joining The Smile Studio in 2012, she has been helping patients with their insurance and billing needs. Angie has truly enjoyed getting to know our patients who have become friends as well.
When Angie is not working, she and her husband, Greg, stay busy with their children, Rilee and Braycen. On the weekends, they can often be found at a cheerleading competition or on Lake Murray soaking up the sun.
Wendy is a Columbia native. She received her certification as a dental assistant from Midlands Technical College and has been with The Smile Studio since 2004. She is the proud mother of two grown sons, Brandon and Nicholas. Her family and faith are very important to her, and she is actively involved at One Life Church. Wendy loves the outdoors and goes to the coast as much as she can. She is also a local concertgoer and enjoys the music scene in the Columbia area.
Becca grew up in the small town of Lugoff. She received her dental assisting certificate at Palmetto School of Career Development and has been with The Smile Studio since 2017. Becca loves to laugh and considers herself one of the top three funniest people she knows. She likes that she can use this trait as a way to make patients feel at ease while at the dental office. She believes everyone should live their lives to the fullest and smile! In her free time, Becca enjoys spending time with family and friends.