3034 North Oxford Street | Claremont, NC 28610 | Call Today: 828.459.1990

Meet the Team

Lisa - Registered Dental Hygienist

Darbie Crouch

Office Coordinator  

Darbie has been with me since the beginning!  She began her dental career when she graduated from Coastal Carolina Dental Assisting School in 1978. Darbie’s infectious laugh radiates throughout the office.  Even after 40 years in the dental field, she still wakes up each day with a heart of passion and service for our patients.  Darbie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cheering on our Carolina Panthers and volunteering at her church. 

Dawn - Dental Hygienist

Lisa Setzer

Registered Dental Hygienist

Lisa received a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1982. She has been a part of my team since 1996. Lisa is quick to make patients feel at ease by building confidence, trust, and friendship with each patient. Her gentle touch and understanding nature make it easy for patients to feel comfortable.  She is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs.  In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing on Lake Norman or at the beach with family and friends. 

Darbie - Office Coordinator

Dawn Barden

Registered Dental Hygienist

Dawn received her dental hygiene degree from Catawba Valley Community College in 2003. She joined our team in 2011. Dawn’s welcoming smile and bubbly personality help comfort patients and let them know they are among friends. She strives to provide the highest quality of care in caring and gentle way. Dawn enjoys spending time with her daughter and 2 rescue dogs, being outdoors, and spontaneous road trips. 

Tiffany - Dental Assistant

Tiffany Freeman

Dental Assistant

Tiffany received her dental assisting degree from Central Piedmont Community College in 1997. She joined our team in 2014. Tiffany’s fun loving personality makes it easy for patients to be comfortable while in our office.  She thinks the most rewarding part of her job is watching our patients leave with a smile that stretches from ear to ear.  Tiffany enjoys watching her boys at their sporting events and cheering on the Clemson Tigers. 

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Teresa Bumgarner

Dental Assistant

Teresa has been in the dental field since graduating from Wilkes Community College in 1984. She joined my team in 2017. Teresa’s energetic spirit and comforting smile helps put patients at ease. She stays current with continuing dental education classes- a commitment she takes seriously to help patients maintain their dental health.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and dog relaxing by the pool. 

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Joyce Baker