Amy joined the dental field in 2006, working in orthodontics. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey. Additionally, she assists with the laboratory procedures.
Amy is a native of Marion, North Carolina, she graduated from McDowell High School. She has two daughters, Leah, and Emily, who will be attending East Tennessee State University. Amy thoroughly enjoys camping, bluegrass music and spending time with her family and friends.
I love working at TS Orthodontics because I love being a part of changing patients’ lives through their smiles.
Heather joined the dental field in 2013, working in the orthodontics. She has spent the last four years, working as the patient care coordinator. Heather is the other voice on the phone helping with all of your needs. As a patient care coordinator, she also serves patients by welcoming each family as they enter the office. Heather also works with each family to make sure that the next appointment is scheduled.
Heather is a native of Forest City, North Carolina, and she graduated from East Rutherfordton High School. She is currently engaged to Drelle, and she has two children, Avery who is 15 and Xavier who is 9. In her free time, she enjoys being with her family. She thoroughly enjoys being on a basketball court or football field watching her boys! She also loves to bake and watch movies.
I love working at TS Orthodontics because I am grateful for such a loving work family. We all leave a lasting impression on the patients and the patients’ families that lasts a lifetime!
Laura has been in the dental field and working in orthodontics since September of 2016. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.
Laura grew up in Rutherfordton and was homeschooled. She is married to her wonderful husband, Jamor. They have two kids, Jamor Jr. who is 5 and Nevaeh who is one year. Laura enjoys cooking, shopping, watching football and spending time with her family. Church is also very important in her life. “God is the center of my life, and I could not thrive without him by my side.”
I love working at TS Orthodontics because I love how we reach out to interact with our patients and get involved with our community. It is a pleasure getting to know the patients and their families!
Leslie joined the dental field in 1997, working in orthodontics. For the first 15 years of her career, she worked as an orthodontic assistant. Leslie has spent the last six years working as a treatment coordinator. As the treatment coordinator, she serves patients by welcoming each new family and guiding them through the initial steps of treatment with Dr. Scanlan and Dr. Carlson. She also assists patients in overcoming obstacles that may prevent or delay beginning the treatment that ends with the confident and healthy smile that ALL TS Orthodontics “graduates” enjoy!
Leslie is a native of Marion, North Carolina. She attended McDowell High School and then received her degree from Western Piedmont Community College in July of 1997. Leslie has been married to her husband, Randall, for 22 years. They have two children, Makenna who is 15 years-old and Rylan who is 9-years-old. Leslie thoroughly enjoys her involvement at church and spending time with family and friends.
Most of the time, you can find me on the sidelines, in the crowd or stadium cheering on my favorite athletes, as my children play five sports and are on nine teams! My life’s a BALL!
I love working at TS Orthodontics because it is a true blessing to be part of such a wonderful work family. A smile is the prettiest thing that someone can wear, and I take pride in being a part of our patients’ transformations to their beautiful smiles!
Lynn joined the dental field and has been working in orthodontics for nine years. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.
Lynn is a native of Rutherfordton, North Carolina, and she graduated from East Rutherford High School. She is married to Eric, and they have three children together. Their daughter, Karson, is 14 years-old. They also have two boys, Houston who is 13 years-old and Ridge who is 6-years-old. Lynn is very much a people person who loves spending time with her family. She loves anything outdoors, such as hunting, hiking, fishing, and cooking!
I love working at TS Orthodontics because I love how we work together as a team, but more than that, we are a family. Each new patient also becomes part of our family, and we thoroughly enjoy helping them achieve the beautiful smiles that they have always dreamed of having!
Stacy joined the dental field in 2016, and TS Orthodontics in 2016. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic process from the beginning to the end.
Stacy is a native of Mexico City, Mexico. She moved to North Carolina at 9-years-old. She graduated from McDowell Early College and McDowell Tech in 2013. She graduated from Western Piedmont’s Dental Assisting School in 2016. In her free time, Stacy enjoys spending time with her family, exercising, hiking and painting. Painting and being an assistant allows her to express her artistic nature.
“I was a patient of Dr. Scanlan’s when I had braces! My experience at TS Orthodontics, as a patient, is what encouraged me to train for a career as an orthodontic assistant. Family values are very important to me! TS Orthodontics has the same values which has led me to a wonderful career in a wonderful atmosphere! Now I can be part of others’ life-changing experiences just like mine!”
Megan joined the dental field and TS Orthodontics in 2017. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.
Megan is a native of Marion, North Carolina. She graduated from McDowell High School in 2014, and Western Piedmont Community College in 2017. Megan is engaged to Blake and is very excited about their upcoming wedding! They have two dogs, Mila and Casey and one cat, Honey.
“I love working at TS Orthodontics because I get to experience some of the awesome transformations of our patients!”
Your Asheville, Marion, and Rutherfordton, NC Orthodontists, Dr. Scanlan and Dr. Renee Carlson of TS Orthodontics can help you or your loved one achieve a smile you will love for a lifetime. However, we want you to feel confident that your choice in an Asheville, Marion,or Rutherfordton, NC Orthodontist is the right one. Follow the steps below to start your journey towards your future smile today with braces!