Our Professionals


Office Manager

Compton has the friendly voice that greets you when you call our practice, and will be the first smiling face you see upon entering. She has been with the practice for fifteen years and keeps everyone cheerful and positive. She has been working in dentistry since 1994.

Compton is a native of Asheville and has three children, DeAngelo, Charne’, and Reggie. She is also the proud grandmother of five.


Dental Hygienist

Karen is a native of Mills River, NC, though she lived in Miami, Florida for 20 years. Karen attended Miami-Dade Community College, where she earned her degree in Dental Hygiene. Karen loves working directly with patients and helping them to achieve and maintain optimum oral health.

Karen has two children, Dustin and Karla. Dustin lives in Chicago and works for HUB international, an insurance brokerage. Karla received her Master’s in Public Affairs from WCU, and is now the coordinator for Buncombe County Parks and Recreation Special Olympics.


Dental Hygienist

Courtney grew up in Black Mountain, NC. She graduated in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in Art Education and taught elementary school art for three years. In 2015 Courtney earned her associate’s degree from AB-Tech for Dental Hygiene.

Courtney has a 6-year-old daughter named Maci and a dachshund named Scarlett. Courtney enjoys photography, hiking, and spending time with her family.


Dental Assistant

Karina was born and raised in Germany. She has lived in the United States and worked in dentistry for over 30 years.

Karina lives in Hendersonville with her two bloodhounds, and has a daughter who lives in Boston. Karina enjoys hiking, mountain biking and skiing.


Dental Assistant

Lauren graduated from A-B Tech in 2017 as a Certified Dental Assistant II. She is currently back at A-B Tech enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program. She is a native of Hendersonville, graduating from Hendersonville High School in 2009. She is a proud veteran, having served five years in the United States Army as a combat medic.