Introducing Your Dental Team

Gina

Dental Hygienist
Education: Lebanon High School Graduated 1986
Nashville Tech Graduated 1988
Tennessee State University/Meharry Medical College Graduated 1992
Certified in Nitrous Oxide and CPR
Years in Profession: Since 1986
Years with Dr. Long: Since 2002
Profession: Dental Hygienist and Registered Dental Assistant
Family:Married to Jeff Lannom and we have a daughter Ali
Awards: Graduated from College Magna Cum Laude
Ranked #1 in Dental Hygiene Department
Hobbies: Spending time with family, church, I love to jet ski and snow ski.

 

Brandy

Registered Dental Assistant
Years in Profession: Since 2004
Years with Dr Long: Since 2011
Education: Volunteer State Community College, Nashville State Tech. Certified in Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, CPR and Coronal Polishing. Osha Consultant and Co-Author of the book The Land of The Tooth Fairy with our other assistant Amanda.
Family Information: Happily married to Robert and we one daughter and one son.
Hobbies and Interests: Movies, Shopping and Cooking
What do you love about the practice you work for? I love our staff and our patients.
What do you love about your job? I love helping patients relax while they receive the dental care that they need.

 

Maggie

Registered Dental Assistant
Years in profession: since February 2012
Years with Dr. Long : since October 2015
Education : Vol State Community College, Dental Staff School of Tennessee
Family Information : One baby girl, Caroline
Hobbies and Interest : Spending time with family.
What do you love about the practice you work for? The people I work with.
What do you love about your job? Seeing people smile!

 

Melissa

Office Coordinator
Years in profession: Eleven
Education: TTU - Cookeville
Years with Dr. Long: Since May 2016
Family: Married to my high school sweetheart, Joe. We have a spunky little girl named Adalyne and a boy cat named Pearl
What do you love about the practice you work for? We have an amazing team that truly care about each patient as an individual. As an added bonus, we know how to make each day fun!!!
What do you love about your job: Helping patients reach their dental goals in a comfortable and caring environment! I also enjoy coordinating patient's insurance benefits to ensure that they receive their maximum benefit!
Hobbies: Being outdoors, shooting guns, music, attending concerts, movies and being with my family

 

Dr. Long listens and understands my needs. He is compassionate and is 100% dedicated to patient satisfaction.
Robert.

Dr. Long is a wonderful dentist with a great “chair side” manner. I would not go to another dental office. He really looks after his patients. Dr. Long's office staff is very personable and thorough.
Linda.

Dr. Long has been my dentist for a while now. I am very pleased with him and his staff. They are very professional and personal to my family. My kids are pleased and happy to be with his office. I recommend him to all of my family and friends. He is a very patient and caring doctor.
Ailene.

Looking for a dentist, let me recommend mine, Dr. Troy Long. Dr. Long and his professional staff have attended to my dental needs for the past eight years. I'm impressed you will be also.
Donald.

Dr. Long is a wonderful person and dentist. He is very patient and understanding. He takes the time to explain what he will be doing with your teeth. He makes sure you're feeling okay before you leave his office.
Rhonda.

I believe that a smile can make someone's day. I like to make a difference in the lives of others and one way I can do this is with my smile. Dr. Troy Long and his staff take great care of my teeth. This is very important to me so that my smile is always at it's best.
Jane.

Dr. Long is very personable. He takes his time and really cares that you feel good about your smile.
Casey.

Dr. Long and his staff have always made me feel like more than a patient. When there, I feel like family. Thanks for the way you have taken care of my family
Lisa.