Meet The Staff
Cindy Bailey- Treatment and Financial Coordinator
Cindy has been with our practice since 2011. She brings with her over 20yrs of experience in the dental office administration and Insurance. She is our Treatment and Financial Coordinator. Prior she was a Realtor for 8yrs with one of the top nations’s real estate firms and also has a background in Paralegal. Cindy being a huge part of her community was a Board Member of the Downtown Neighborhood Association for 4 yrs. She is a big supporter of the American Cancer Society and was featured in the Commercial Appeal for her outstanding volunteer work with them. She loves outdoor activities and as many of our patients know is of her love to travel.
Sheila Hanson- Scheduling and Patient Coordinator
Sheila has been with our practice for a year. Sheila is our Schedule and Patient Coordinator. She brings with her over 10yrs in patient care and her previous Employer named her “Employee of the Year”. She is outstanding in making our patients feel comfortable when they walk through the door. She is driven by Love, Hope and God. She has two beautiful daughters and one dog. She loves reading God’s word, going to the gym, going to the lake, fishing and boating.
Debra Giaroli-Certified Dental Assistant
Debra has been with our practice since 2015. She has been a Certified Dental Assistance since 1989. Debra is one of our surgery assistants and helps make sure our patients are comfortable and being taken care of before and after their surgeries. She has a beautiful daughter that she loves spending time with. She loves music, and motorcycle riding. She has 2 precious fur babies also that she enjoys spending time with.
Ashley Parsons- Dental Hygienist
A native Memphian, Ashley started her dental career as a registered dental hygienist in 2006 after graduating from The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and has spent more than 10 years with Memphis Periodontal Group treating patients with periodontal disease. She takes great pride in her work and is passionate about connecting with patients and building lasting relationships. She strives to ensure that her patients are as comfortable as possible and educates her patients with appropriate home-care to prevent periodontal disease. Ashley understands that visiting the dentist can cause anxiety for some people, so it is her goal to deliver the best possible dental experience to each and every person in an atmosphere of comfort, care, and trust.
Outside of the office, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband, Patrick, exercising and traveling to explore new cities!
Arlene Smith- Surgery Assistant
A warm and welcoming smile is what to expect when you meet Dr. Lane’s assistant Arlene. After graduation from Tennessee Technology of Memphis in 2010, she received her degree and became a Registered and Certified Dental Assistant with Memphis Periodontal Group. Arlene has enjoyed working with Dr. Lane on many cases for the past 8 years. Her gentle touch, relationship building skills, and her excellent communication skills are a few qualities she delivers to help ease any patient’s anxiety. Meeting new patients and assisting Dr. Lane in their daily procedures is a pleasure in which Arlene takes pride in, and looks forward to each day
Outside of dentistry, Arlene enjoys spending time with her family and friends. A few of her favorite hobbies are reading, biking, and traveling. One thing our patients notice about Arlene is her love for food. She enjoys visiting some of Memphis’ outstanding restaurants. She hopes to add blogging about restaurants in Memphis as a new hobby.