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General Dentist

Dr. Carpenter grew up in neighboring Alleghany County; however, he and his family have lived in Surry County for nearly a decade. Dr. Carpenter is a graduate of Wake Forest University (Go Deacs) and he obtained a Doctor of Dental Medicine with honors from East Carolina University. Dr. Carpenter is a proud member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, which is a dental honor society.  Additionally, he is an active member of the American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Spear Education. Dr. Carpenter is proudly married to his wife Shelley and they are blessed with two children Grant and Madilyn.


Dental Hygienist

With nearly two decades of experience, Renee truly enjoys being dental hygienist. When she is not treating patients, Renee loves spending time with her family and her doggies. She is especially proud to be called Nana by two energetic little ones.


Dental Hygienist / Business Manager

First and foremost Shelley is a proud momma of two vivacious children Grant and Madilyn. Shelley has worked in the dental field for over 15 years in various capacities. Currently, she assists with day-to-day business operations and other administrative tasks.


Administrative Assistant / Scheduler

Chances are if you have ever been to or called Foothill Family Dentistry you've spoken to Linda. As a very loyal employee, Linda has been with our office for over 20 years. As a lifelong resident of Surry County, Linda truly knows our patients. Outside of the office she is devoted wife and loves spending time with her cats.


Dental Hygienist

Karen has proudly served as a dental hygienist for nearly 20 years. Having been at our office her entire career, Karen sincerely appreciates her longstanding relationships with all of her patients. Karen is truly a family person and is blessed with three children and seven grandchildren.


Certified Dental Assistant

Suzette has enjoyed being a dental assistant for several decades. She is very devoted to her patient's needs and desires. As a wife and mother, Suzette truly enjoys spending time with her family and pets when she is away from the office.


Certified Dental Assistant

Dorothy has been at our office for more than 30 years. She truly values the long-lasting relationships that she has developed with our patients over the years. Dorothy is a proud mother to three children and is blessed Memaw of four grandchildren.

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