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OUR TEAM

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Kim Hale, RDH

Kim Hale, RDH

Kim is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 20 years of experience in the dental field. She has a passion for helping her patients achieve optimal health for their mouth as well as make them feel at ease during the dental treatment. When she's not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Michael, and their two daughters.

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Cheryl Studebaker, RDH

Cheryl Studebaker, RDH

Cheryl was born in Opelika, Alabama and at age 22, she began working in a dental practice as a front desk receptionist and office manager. She became a Registered Dental Hygienist at age 26 and moved to Birmingham in 1983. She retired in 2019 but she came out of retirement to work for Dr. Guthrie. She says, “I’m never bored with my profession! It’s been a fun 45 years!”

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Heather Childress

Heather Childress, Dental Assistant

Heather has 15 years of experience in the dental field. The patient experience is her top priority and she strives to ensure they feel comfortable in our office. She enjoys helping our patients understand and implement their treatment plan. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her better half and three girls.

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Shelby Darby

Shelby Darby, Receptionist

At the age of 18, she began working in the medical field as a receptionist and eventually transitioned into the billing department. After 9 years of experience, she decided to pursue the dental field and is enjoying the fresh start! When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her son.