Meet the Staff
Our talented and friendly staff of professionals takes pride in caring for your gums and teeth by offering only the finest in oral health care. Our entire team has a commitment to high standards of quality and integrity. We go the extra mile to make you feel comfortable, welcome and informed.
Dr. Thompson accepts only the most highly trained and experienced individuals to join Her team. You can be confident knowing our entire staff including hygienists and dental assistants have passed rigorous certification requirements and are proficient in the most current dental procedures. Our office requires each team member to be certified in their field and participate regularly in ongoing education – earning credits each year to ensure they are up to date on current dental procedures. This is part of our commitment to provide the best care to our patients.
JanetRegistered Dental Hygienist
Janet graduated from Rose State College in 1984 with an A.S. in Dental Hygiene. Prior to becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist she was a Certified Dental Assistant for nine years.
She has been employed with Dr. Thompson since January 1998. Janet is passionate about hygiene, and loves educating her patients to help them achieve optimal health. She has completed several continuing education courses which has helped raise the quality of care that she provides for her patients.
Janet enjoys spending time with family, participating in church and community projects, traveling and being active in various seasonal sports.
Lori WRegistered Dental Hygienist
Lori graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1994 with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. In the last 25 years she has practiced hygiene in Kentucky and Illinois before returning home to Nashville in March 2005 where she has been employed with Dr. Thompson since.
Lori views her profession with pride and a positive attitude. Her goal is to achieve oral disease prevention by educating her patients and collaborating with Dr. Thompson to provide the best possible oral health.
In her free time Lori enjoys spending time with her family. She stays busy participating in a variety of sports and loves to travel.
LoriExpanded Function Dental Assistant
Lori received her Registered Dental Assistant certification in 2009 and has been committed to providing her patients with comfort and quality care ever since.
With her experience as a dental assistant she really enjoys interacting with her patients and providing undivided attention while assisting Dr. Thompson.
Since Lori has been with the practice she has expanded her skills at the University of Tennessee and received her Expanded Function Certificate in 2019.
ErinRegistered Dental Hygienist
LaurenRegistered Dental Assistant