DEE Office Manager
Dee entered the orthodontic field in 2009 focusing her skills on office management, scheduling, marketing, and human resources. Previous to that, she had 15 years in customer service and held multiple leadership and management roles with her degree in Communication. She is very customer-centric and loves building relationships with patients. She also loves coaching staff, training, and life-long learning. Outside of work, Dee enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Eric, and fur baby cat, Milo. She likes to read, socialize with friends, and is a die-hard “Walking Dead” fan.
MELISSA Financial Coordinator
Melissa has been in the administrative side of orthodontics for a total of 8 years. She loves seeing all of the families and watching the patients grow into their beautiful new smiles. Melissa has taken on several roles in her time at Barbieri Orthodontics and has settled into the Financial Coordinator position. She handles all insurance and financial accounts. Melissa believes the quality of care and patient experience provided by Dr. Barbieri and the team is unparalleled in the orthodontic field today! Melissa loves spending time with her family. They enjoy going to drive-in movies, the beach, fishing, and vacationing together!
KIM Treatment Coordinator
Kim joined the orthodontic field in 2000, earning countless hours of continued education along the way. Utilizing 14 years of chair-side assisting knowledge, she now enjoys educating our new patients as our Treatment Coordinator. She has the benefit of building rapport with patients and their families and enjoys seeing the physical changes made to their smiles. In her free time, Kim likes marching to the beat of her own drum (i.e. music, singing, and dancing!), traveling, and spending time with her friends and family. She also has a love for salty, crunchy snacks and might even perform for them!
ANNA Scheduling Coordinator
As a Scheduling Coordinator, Anna handles correspondence with patients, dentists, and helps schedule appointments. She enjoys meeting new patients and getting to see how their smiles evolve throughout treatment. She also loves how the Barbieri Orthodontics team cares so much about each individual patient! Outside of work, Anna likes taking her fur baby, Isley, on walks and to the dog park. She also enjoys kayaking, fitness, and attending live music with her husband.
STEFANI Scheduling Coordinator
Stefani is the proud mama of a full-of-life little boy, and comes from the world of performing arts and education. Outside of the office, she still performs and is in her 5th year of teaching youth acting classes at the Franklin School of Performing Arts. Stefani loves getting to stay connected with kids and families through the Barbieri team and seeing the joy and confidence that a handcrafted smile can bring!.
MARY Lab Technician
Mary has 28 years of experience in orthodontics and more than 20 of those years have been at this practice! She makes the appliances for our patients, so if you have ever worn a retainer, it was probably made by her! Mary loves her job because it allows her to be creative and do a variety of things on a daily basis. She likes how well the Barbieri Orthodontics team works together and says going to work is “fun”! Mary’s favorite pastimes include running, hiking, and photography. She has four daughters and two grandbabies!
TIA Clinical Coordinator
Tia has been working in orthodontics since 2006. She loves watching patients’ smiles transform. Her favorite part is when the office does “Deband Days” and the patients get to see their new brace-free smiles for the first time! She enjoys thinking outside of the box and the adventures that working in orthodontics presents. When she’s not creating beautiful smiles, Tia is the music director at her church and enjoys singing, playing piano, and songwriting. She also loves traveling, gardening, and spending time with her family.
BETH Clinical Assistant
Beth has over 20 years of orthodontic experience. She enjoys making a difference in people’s lives by giving them beautiful smiles. Beth loves to read, spend time with family, and travel. She has two daughters, Alli and Maggie, and a husband, John. She also has a dog named Barley and a cat named Louie.
MEGAN Clinical Assistant
Megan has worked in the orthodontic field for 2 years. She has been with Barbieri Orthodontics since 2015. She enjoys meeting new patients and helping them achieve the smile they’ve always wanted! Outside of work, Megan likes spending time with her family and friends, as well as exploring new things.
KAT Clinical Assistant
Kat has been in orthodontics for almost 3 years. She was a patient at this practice 11 years ago and remembers sitting in the patient chair thinking about how awesome it would be to work here! She loves being able to help build confidence in patients with their smiles just like this practice did for her. In her spare time, Kat enjoys spending time with her husband, Ryan, son, Bryar, and their pups, Harley and Kiwi. She also likes going on the lake, canoeing, and DIY projects that involve her house.
MIRANDA Clinical Assistant
Miranda is excited to be brand new to the orthodontic field! She has previous experience in endodontics and pediatric dentistry. She loves being a part of perfecting patients’ smiles! She believes Dr. Barbieri and the team are amazing, hard-working, fun, and hilarious individuals! Miranda’s life outside of work revolves around God, her kids, and her couch! She loves cuddling up with her two sons, Tristan and Elijah, and her daughter, Maci, while having a “Zombie fight” and eating her guilty pleasure of McDonald’s. She is also a huge movie fan and binge watches TV series. Miranda’s best friend is her mom and they enjoy spending time together!
HILLARY Clinical Assistant
Hillary joined the team in 2017. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2014 with degrees in Biology and Communication Studies. Hillary says she "loves coming to work everyday because it feels more like a family here." Her favorite part of the job is meeting new patients and welcoming them to the practice! Hillary loves to read, play trivia and spend time with her parents, three sisters, nieces and nephews. Her favorite shows to binge watch are Criminal Minds, Scandal and she is a self proclaimed "Golden Girls" fanatic.
SHELBY Marketing Coordinator
Shelby started working with Barbieri Orthodontics as a Marketing Coordinator in 2017. She likes planning fun events and contests, working with referring dentists, and spotting Barbieri magnets around town. Shelby loves working in an office with an emphasis on friendliness, fun and customer service. Outside of the office, she enjoys cuddling on the couch with her husband Thomas and cats Reese and Kirito.