|Ginny—Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
From the time you come in to the time you leave, Ginny, our treatment coordinator and highly skilled dental assistant believes every patient should feel valued and important. For Ginny, one of the most gratifying experiences of working at Michael Drone Dentistry & Prosthodontics is observing first-hand the transformation in attitude, self-confidence, and self-perceptions patients experience after completing their dental treatment.
Ginny has been in dentistry for 37 years, 30 of which have been in Prosthodontics. She is certified in dental x-rays and as and expanded dental assistant. Ginny has extensive training in dental photography, treatment planning, implant dentistry and cosmetic dentistry.
As treatment coordinator, Ginny is valuable to make sure you are well informed about your treatment options and financial responsibility. Her cheerful personality and warm caring nature will insure that every patient has a positive experience.
Outside the office, Ginny enjoys jewelry making, photography and biking.
Carmin—Scheduling & Hygiene Coordinator
Carmin is our energetic scheduling and hygiene coordinator who strives for every patient to feel very comfortable and to make your experience thoroughly enjoyable. She is here to help you schedule your appointments and answer your questions about insurance and financing.
Carmin has been a part of Michael Drone Dentistry & Prosthodontics since February 2013. She is highly skilled having received extensive training as a dental assistant in general dentistry, prosthodontics and is x-ray certified.
Carmin enjoys running, working around the farm and showing cattle when outside of the dental office.
Lucy is our fantastic dental hygienist. She has been a patient in our practice since she was 6 years old and we are very excited to have her as our hygienist. Lucy graduated from Indiana University Northwest with a Bachelor in Fine Arts in 2007 with special training in photography. Lucy graduated in 2010 with her Associates Degree and became a Licensed Dental Hygienist. Lucy was the recipient of the "Golden Scaler Award." This award was provided to the hygienist with the best clinical skills while in the dental hygiene program.
Lucy's main focus is to help you make informed decisions about your dental health care. During appointments, Lucy evaluates your oral health by checking for periodontal conditions, decay, oral cancer and more to help you obtain or maintain excellent oral health. Lucy is also certified to provide local anesthetic. She takes pride in her work and sincerely enjoys working at Michael Drone Dentistry & Prosthodontics where we provide optimum oral health care.
Outside of the office, Lucy enjoys photography, spending time with her daughter, family and friends.
Mandy—Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
You will be in very good hands with our dental assistant, Mandy who has 20 years of caring experience. Sharing what can be a life changing dental transformation for you has kept Mandy loving the dental profession. She truly enjoys being part of a team and loves that this team is staffed with dental professionals whose main goal is to improve the quality of life for their patients. She feels joining a prosthodontic practice has allowed her to see first-hand dramatic, life changing results for her patients. Mandy says this keeps her job exciting and rewarding.
Mandy enjoys music and spending time with her children outside of the office.