Meet 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 being a patient at Chapel Hill Advanced Dentistry. Lindsay is empathetic and comforting as she educates her patients in their oral wellness. Lindsay is from Clemmons, NC before settling down in Durham with her husband and three daughters.
Passionate about: Raising kind and honest kids and exercising.
Guilty pleasure: Wine (but I do not feel guilty).
Meet Tammy, Practice Manager
Tammy is our Practice Manager, ensuring that the day to day practice operation runs seamlessly between our practice and our patients. Tammy truly understands the needs of our patients because she has been in the dental field since 2004, and has even worked in the clinical setting as an assistant. Tammy has a background in Air Defense from the U.S. Army and lived in Germany for a few years. Tammy now calls Hillsborough home with her husband and three boys.
Passionate about: My family, my friends, exercising, wine, good food and spa days.
Guilty pleasure: Hiking in the mountains.
Favorite quote: “It does not matter the price of the dress, what really matters is what’s in it.”
Meet Nina, Dental Assistant
Nina is a dental assistant at our practice, and got her certification at Lake Norman Dental Assisting School. She has grown 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 role with the punches.”
Meet 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.”
Meet Shianne, Registered Dental Hygienist
Shianne has a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from UNC-Chapel Hill. She initially started with us part-time just to help out during a maternity leave but we couldn’t let her go! Originally from St. Croix , Shianne grew up mostly in Wilmington, NC and moved to Chapel Hill for school. Shianne loves to work out doing barre exercises and sings at church in her spare time. She is an amazing photographer and took many of the pictures here on our website! Shianne’s sweet, inviting demeanor will make you feel right at home!
Passionate about: Health and good music
Guilty pleasure: Reality TV
Favorite quote: “Always keep your words soft and sweet, just in case you have to eat them.”
Meet Ivette, Dental Assistant
Ivette is a Dental Assistant at our practice. She has been working in the dental field since 1994. She is originally from NY, but relocated to NC from Connecticut 3 years ago. She is married and lives in North Raleigh with her 4 year old son and small dog. In her free time, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and being outdoors.
Passionate about: Family
Guilty pleasure: Buying makeup
Favorite quote: “If you want to be trusted, be honest!”