John C. Stritikus, DDS
Dr. John Stritikus, a board certified pediatric dentist, has been in private practice since 1999. He is now proudly seeing 2nd generation patients as he is treating the children of adult former patients. Dr. John attended Auburn University in Montgomery Alabama from 1990-1993. He then attended the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry from 1993-1997. Dr. John’s pediatric residency, from 1997-1999, was also at the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry.
Justin L. Robbins, DDS
Dr. Justin Robbins attended University of Tennessee-Memphis Dental School. He graduated from dental school in 1999. After graduating dental school, Dr. Justin practiced dentistry for 5 years in the United States Navy. Four of those years were spent in Yokosuka, Japan. Because of his enjoyment of children, Dr. Justin decided to specialize in pediatric dentistry after completing his assignment with the navy. He has completed his 2 year residency at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri.
John Harrison, DMD
Dr. John Harrison completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Mississippi in 2008. Upon graduation, Dr. Harrison spent the following year in Peru teaching English and assisting in a medical clinic as an intern for Peru Mission. He then attended the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry in Jackson, MS and achieved his DMD degree in 2013. Dr. John Harrison joined our dental team in July 2015.
Our Team Members
Susan Carroll, Practice Manager
Tina Dorton, Assistant Manager
Billing & Insurance
Registered Dental Hygienists
Our RDHs can perform all the duties of our RDAs. They are also licensed by the State of TN Board of Dentistry to remove hard deposits (calculus & tartar) and to administer local anesthesia. This license is awarded after the completion of a 4 year Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.
Lauren Owen, RDH
Expanded Function Dental Assistants
Our EFDAs all hold the same licensure and certifications as our RDAs. They are also licensed by the State of TN Board of Dentistry to place filling material after our doctors have performed treatment on the teeth.
Cora Seals, EFDA
Erica Bailey, EFDA
Janice Rouse, EFDA
Julie Freeman, EFDA
Trish Leitz, EFDA
Julee Hedrick, EFDA
Registered Dental Assistants
Our RDAs are licensed with the State of TN Board of Dentistry to perform cleanings, take x-rays, administer and monitor nitrous oxide, and place sealants. Our RDAs also assist the doctors with all restorative procedures.
April Terrell, RDA
Ashley Patterson, RDA
Brittney Atkins, RDA
Kayla Martin, RDA
Lindsay Redden, RDA
Olivia Anderson, RDA
April Copley, RDA
Charleen Ortiz-Powell, RDA, Translator
Cheryl Smith, Surgical Coordinator
Kristy Williamson, Treatment Coordinator
Michelle Brown, Administrative Assistant
Taylor Terlecki, Treatment Coordinator, Billing & Insurance, RDA
Angela Worley, Insurance Coordinator, RDA
Kori Allen, Administrative Assistant, RDA
Kaylynn Allen, Administrative Assistant, EFDA