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Meet Our Team - Newberry, SC

Meet our dedicated team

Patient Services Coordinator
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Sandy, our Patient Services Coordinator, joined our team in April 2016. A native of Newberry, South Carolina, she attended Newberry College. After a 30 year career in marketing, sales planning and promotion with BellSouth, Sandy has 14 years of dental experience in office management and patient services.

True to her friendly nature, Sandy welcomes you as you arrive. Her goal is to provide each patient with exceptional customer care, while welcoming them into the family where patient needs come first.

Sandy has a daughter, a son and five grandchildren. She enjoys serving in her church, cooking, traveling, and relaxing with a good book.

Dental Hygienist
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April is a very compassionate, caring, experienced dental hygienist.  She started her career in dental hygiene after earning her Associates in Health Science in Dental Hygiene from Midlands Technical College in 1999.  She loves and values being part of the Bela Dental Team.

She is committed to giving each patient exceptional dental care while building a trusting relationship. She values her position as a licensed dental provider and enjoys educating her patients on the importance of having good oral health and homecare.

She is passionate about utilizing the latest technology to benefit her patient's dental care and overall well-being.  Most of all, she loves interacting with her patients and growing lasting relationships.

April resides in Prosperity, SC with her husband and two beautiful daughters. She loves volunteering as a Girl Scout Leader, being active in her church, camping, and spending time with her friends and family.

Dental Assistant
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Joyce, our compassionate dental assistant, is a native of Gilbert, South Carolina. For the last year, she has thoroughly enjoyed living in the charming town of Newberry, South Carolina. She graduated from Fortis College from the dental assistant program in 2014, and has been a part of the team at Bela Family Dentistry of Newberry since September 2016.

Continuing education is very important to Joyce. She always strives to continuously grow to better serve her patients. She loves the small town atmosphere of Newberry, and getting to know her patients on a personal level, is what makes Joyce happy. She wants to make each patient feel as comfortable as they can be and to always have an open line of communication.

Joyce looks forward to continuing to get know the patients of the practice on a personal level. Joyce enjoys spending time with her four-year-old little boy, Jordan, her family and friends when not in the office.

Dental Assistant
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Monica, our dental assistant lives in Batesburg, SC. She obtained her dental education from Midlands Technical College’s Dental Assisting program.

Monica loves getting to know her patients and connecting with them on a personal level. She strives to ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible in our office and during their appointments.

In her spare time, Monica loves spending time with her family and reading a good book.

Practice Manager
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Tori is our office’s Practice Manager. She started working with us after working several years in Ophthalmology. The medical field has always fascinated her but, ultimately, she is passionate about people and their health.

Tori says that working in Newberry has been nothing but wonderful. She loves our patients and our team. She says, “We are all passionate about relationships with our patients because patients are people, they are our neighbors, our families, and our friends. There is nothing more fulfilling than seeing patients receive the best care possible and reaching their oral health goals. It’s life changing!”

She is happily married to the most wonderful man! They love traveling, cooking, going to the gym, and spending time with friends and family. Some of Tori’s guilty pleasures are good movies and junk food. A perfect day for is being with her husband or spending a day with her nine nieces and nephews!

Let’s begin a lifetime of good dental health together!

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