Lindsay – Registered Dental Hygienist
Lindsay has a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from UNC-Chapel Hill. Upon graduating, Lindsay’s neighbors told her that she needs to come in and meet their dentist, Dr. Saib. She walked in one day and was hired. Lindsay is an integral part of the practice and is one of the reasons why patients love coming to Chapel Hill Advanced Dentistry. Lindsay is empathetic and comforting as she educates her patients in their oral wellness. Lindsay lived in Clemmons, NC before settling down in Durham with her husband and three daughters. She is very involved in her church and loves serving the community.
Passionate about: Raising kind and honest kids and exercising.
Guilty pleasure: Wine (but I do not feel guilty).
Favorite quote: “The grass is greener where you water it.”
Shianne – Registered Dental Hygienist
Shianne has a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Oakwood University and in Dental Hygiene from UNC-Chapel Hill. She initially joined us temporarily to help out during a maternity leave but we couldn’t let her go! Shianne is originally from St. Croix, U.S.V.I. but grew up mostly in Wilmington, NC. She loves to exercise and sings at church in her spare time. She is an amazing photographer and took many of the pictures here on our website! Shianne is committed to providing gentle and thorough care to all of her patients. Her sweet, inviting demeanor will make you feel right at home!
Passionate about: Healthy food and good music
Guilty pleasure: Reality TV
Favorite quote: “Always keep your words soft and sweet, just in case you have to eat them.”
Nina – Dental Assistant
Nina is a dental assistant at our practice, and got her certification at Lake Norman Dental Assisting School. She grew up in Miami, Florida and moved to the Chapel Hill area on a whim after visiting one time! She has been a dental assistant since 2005 and has been working with us since 2012. In her free time, Nina practices yoga and is a part-time student. Nina’s fun sense of humor will help make your appointment a breeze!
Passionate about: Enjoying life experiences
Guilty pleasure: Anything with chocolate
Favorite quote: “Just roll with the punches.”
Heather – Dental Assistant
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Heather is our newest team member and we couldn’t be more pleased that she chose us! She’s a North Carolina native and is married with three young kids. When she’s not helping patients at our office, she spends her time chasing toddlers and enjoying living room dance parties! Heather earned her dental assisting degree from Alamance Community College. She has a gift for putting patients at ease and helping them through even the most complicated procedures.
Passionate about: Family and protein cookies
Guilty pleasure: Taking naps
Favorite quote: “Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass but learning to dance in the rain.”
Ashley – Patient Care Coordinator
Ashley is the Patient Care Coordinator at our practice. In this role, Ashley looks after all of the daily administrative duties, including insurance, scheduling and billing. A North Carolina native, Ashley moved to the Chapel Hill area to attend UNC. She began as a Dental Assistant for Dr. Saib in 2014. Because of her clinical background, Ashley is able to answer any treatment questions you may have with ease. Prior to her dental career, she managed a local jewelry store for several years. Her passion has not changed. It has always been – PEOPLE.
In her spare time, you can find Ashley lending a hand on her family’s farm in Carthage, NC.
Passionate about: Children, Folklore, Suspense novels and UNC basketball
Guilty pleasure: Sephora, Netflix and Pizza
Favorite quote: “Have courage and be kind.”
Alyssa – Receptionist
Alyssa is the newest member of our team. Having a background in customer service made for a smooth transition to a career in patient care. Alyssa is a graduate of Ohio State University and has lived in the Chapel Hill area with her husband and two pups since 2013. In her free time, Alyssa loves to try out new recipes. Anything from a basic blueberry scone to a glazed salmon dish is a fun challenge for her!
Passionate about: Family and her fur babies
Guilty pleasures: Ice cream!
Favorite quote: “Yesterday is the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.”