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Meet Our Marion/Rutherfordton Team


5-Star-Rated Orthodontics Office In Marion And Rutherfordton, NC

Amy

Orthodontic Assistant

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, and she graduated from McDowell High School. She has 2 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 patient’s lives through their smiles.

Heather

Patient Care Coordinator

Heather joined the dental field in 2013, working in the orthodontics. She has spent the last 4 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 Arelle and she has 2 children, Avery who is 13 and Xavier who is 8. 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

Orthodontic Assistant

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 now married to a wonderful! They have a 4 year-old little boy and they are expecting a little girl in April! They are very excited to be adding to their family! 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

Treatment Coordinator

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 5 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 20 years. They have 2 children, Makenna who is 14 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 5 sports and are on 9 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 beauitful smiles!

Lynn

Orthodontic Assistant

Lynn joined the dental field and has been working in orthodontics for 9 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 Rutherfordton High School. She is married to Eric and they have 3 children together. Their daughter, Karson, is 13 years-old. They also have 2 boys, Houston who is 12 years-old and Ridge who is 5 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 beauitful smiles that they have always dreamed of having!

Shirley

Orthodontic Assistant

Shirley has been in the dental field and has been working in orthodontics for 12 years. As an orthodontic assistant, she assists patients through the entire orthodontic journey.

Shirley is a native of Bostic, North Carolina, and graduated from East Rutherfordton High School. Following high school, she attended Western Piedmont Community College for her degree. Shirley has 2 wonderful children. In her free time, Shirley enjoys coaching the youth cheer leading team, watching football and spending as much time with her family and friends.

I love working at TS Orthodontics because we change lives by building confidence through the the patients’ new, beautiful and healthy smiles!

Start Your Shortest Distance To A Great Smile Today!

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!

  1. Instantly Download his Report: Top 10 Things You Need to Know Before Choosing an Orthodontist.
  2. Please call 828.254.4602 to ask questions or set up your free TS Orthodontics Smile Analysis today!
  3. Contact our office via our online contact form if you have additional question.
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