Kristen is passionate about both her career and the children that are part of it. She does her best to make sure our parents are well-informed as part of our overall patient-centered experience. When Kristen is not at the office, she enjoys girl time with her daughter, Pixley (You can see her Pixley’s picture in her official Ballantyne Pediatric Dentistry dress as you walk towards the clinical area).
Amber is one of our certified dental assistants. She has always known that she wanted to work with children and prior to joining our practice, she worked in childcare for 8 years A couple of the primary reason Amber loves working with kids is their imaginations and energetic spirit. She and her husband have a son, August. Amber cheered in college at the University of South Carolina at Aiken and can always be seen smiling and having fun. When not making kids smile in the office, she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her niece, Khloe.
Dawn is our dental hygienist and our OSHA coordinator. She has been practicing since 1993, with the majority of her career dedicated to pediatric dentistry. Dawn is married, has one son, Cooper, and one dog ,JoJo. When she isn’t working, she enjoys the beach, reading, and crafting
Mary is a Certified Dental Assistant. She spent many years taking care of children, so she knew that she wanted to work with kids in the dental field when she graduated from York Tech. Mary is married with her first baby girl on the way! When she is not at work she likes to travel, hike, and paint.
Micala is a Certified Dental Assistant. Micala’s passion for children drove her to find her niche in pediatric dentistry. When she isn’t at work, she enjoys being outdoors fishing, hunting, and bringing Pinterest ideas to life.
Rachel is our insurance coordinator. She is passionate about dentistry and enjoys working behind the scenes to help our patients get the most out of their insurance benefits. Rachel is recently married and has two dogs and a cat. When she isn’t working, she enjoys hiking with her dogs, working on house projects, and spending time with her family and friends.
"Excellent service and care. I 'm very happy I chose Ballantyne Peadiatrics for my daughter. Thank you"