Family Dentistry in Hinesville, GA
Dr. Townsend’s dental philosophies are established on personal integrity and science. He informs his patients of the best treatment needed and performs treatment above the standard of care to the best of his ability. This alone can make a dentist successful, but in his care a patient will receive more than that. Dentistry is a very personal service that requires the establishment of a rapport, trust, and some degree of friendship. Dr. Townsend provides family dentistry with a personal touch and makes a point to be an excellent listener to his patients’ needs.
Our mission is to present necessary treatment plans and provide competent, quality dentistry that exceeds patients’ expectations in a warm, loving atmosphere.
We will serve and support Liberty County and surrounding areas as a center for dental care and as an active supporter of the medical community. We will contribute to the dental care of the poor, the indigent, and the under served here in our community. We will always expand and improve our services and quality by being progressive, technologically current, and receptive to the wants and needs of our patients and our community.
Brionna, Registered Dental Hygienist
Brionna graduated from Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN. She is certified in the state of Tennessee to administer local anesthesia, perform laser therapy, and administer nitrous oxide. Her favorite part of the job is being able to make a difference in her patients oral health by educating them on the importance of a proper oral care routine. Outside of work, Brionna loves spending time with her family and friends, shopping, and traveling! Britany has two small children with her husband of 10 years, Steven. Together, her family loves to travel every chance they get. Brittany also also tries to volunteer in the community as much as she can.
Anquetta, Registered Dental Hygienist
Quetta Cooper graduated from Southeastern Technical College in 2017 with an Associates Degree of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Quetta loves communicating with her patients, educating them on how to maintain a healthy oral care routine. Outside of work, she loves to play basketball (her favorite player is Lebron James), hanging out with family, and shopping.
Canda, Registered Dental Hygienist
Canda graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University. She has a bachelor’s degree in science and an associates degree in dental hygiene. She loves working in the dental field because it gives her the opportunity to make a positive influence in other people’s lives. For her, it’s not just educating the patients, but making them feel and know that they are part of the Townsend Dental family. Canda currently resides in Reidsville, GA, where she has been married for over 15 years. She has three children; Stephen, Kaedan, and Kaylee-Ann.
Evelyn, Orthodontist Assistant
With qualifications from the Bavarian Dental Association in Munich, Germany, Evelyn enjoys spending her days as an expanded Duties dental assistant. Educating her patients and making them smile is the highlight of her job. Evelyn has a dog with her husband, and enjoys traveling in her free time.
Shatara, Dental Assistant
Shatara received her training from the Palmetto School of Career Development in Savannah, GA. She is radiation health & safety certified as well as OSHA and HIPAA trained. As our Lead Dental Assistant, Shatara enjoy helping patients have a positive experience during their visit. She loves traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Laci, Dental Assistant
Laci received her training from the YTI Career Institute in Pennsylvania. She is radiology certified and OSHA and HIPAA trained. She has been a dental assistant for five years now and hopes to further her education to become a dental hygienist soon! She enjoys working with people and giving them confidence to smile again. Married to her high school sweetheart for four years, together they have one child — two if you count her dog, Bo. Laci enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Rachael, Dental Assistant
Rachael received her training from the Palmetto School of Career Development in Savannah, GA. She is radiation health & safety certified, OSHA trained, chairside dental assisting & administration trained, and CPR certified. She enjoys making people smile and feel happy about their smile and appearance. Outside of work, Rachael likes to hunt, fish, ride ATVs, and refurbish old furniture.
Nycole, Dental Assistant
Nycole received her education and training from the Boston Career Institute. She is certified in radiology and as a dental assistant and is trained as an insurance coordinator as well. She enjoys educating patients on the do’s and don’ts of a healthy oral care routine! Nycole has been in the dental field since 2006. She enjoys spending time with her family. She has 3 sons; Connor, Charles V, and Cole.
Lahoma, Dental Hygienist
Lahoma graduated from Armstrong State College. She has a special training in periodontics with a certificate of completion in non-surgical gum treatment. As a people person, working as a dental hygienist is the perfect job for Lahoma. She finds her job very rewarding as she gets to educate patients on their oral care and watch them put the things she teaches them into practice. Happily married to her husband for 27 years, she has a son, a daughter, and a grandson! She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking and baking, working in the yard, and talking with people about the bible.
Nneka, Dental Hygienist
Nneka earned her Associate Degree in Science in Pre-Dental Hygiene from Middle Georgia College. She went on to earn her Bachelor Degree in Dental Hygiene at Clayton State. Nneka enjoys getting to interact with all of our great patients and helping to make them feel comfortable during their appointment. She has been married to her wonderful husband since 2012. In her free time, Nneka likes to spend time with her friends and family.
Ingred, Patient Care Coordinator
Ingred received her Bachelor’s in Social Communications from Universidad Autonoma in Colombia, South America. Ingred is one of the first people who will greet you when you come into the office. She enjoys serving the local community and providing each patient with superior customer service. Ingred has been married for 17 years to her husband, Michael. Together they have 2 boys and 1 girl. In her spare time, she loves gardening and spending quality time with her family.
Jean, Patient Care Coordinator
Jean is one of our newest additions to the Townsend Dental family. Jean relocated from Pittsburgh, PA, to Hinesville, GA, in August of 2018 with her two cats. Prior to her move, Jean worked for a Fortune 500 Company, and was in charge of their customer call center. More recently, she worked in a chiropractic office where she brought her passion for customer service and healthcare to Townsend Family Dental Center. Jean loves the tropical weather in Georgia, and visits the local beaches often.
Nalona, Patient Care Coordinator
Nalona graduated from Bradwell Institute in 2018. She is currently attending Georgia Southern University, where she is consistently on the Dean’s list. In highschool, she was awarded the Marne Spirit Award and was voted Female Volunteer of the Year as well as Youth Volunteer of the Year. She is constantly striving to learn, whether it be educating herself on the current best practices in oral health or how to interact with different people. Always greeting patients with a big smile when they walk in to Townsend Family Dental Center, Nalona tackles everyday with a positive attitude. She loves spending time with her family and friends in addition to her passion for practicing makeup on different people to help enhance their beauty!
Stormie, Patient Care Coordinator
Stormie is currently pursuing her Bachelors in Psychology completing her core classes at Savannah Tech, and finishing her education at Georgia Southern University. She loves being the first person to welcome a patient to Townsend Family Dental Center, whether it be over the phone or in person. She also enjoys seeing patients leave with a huge smile on their face, exuding tons of confidence after coming into the office concerned, nervous, or in pain. Stormie is from West Palm Beach, Florida. That is where she met her husband, who she has been married to for six years. Together, they love watching movies, playing with their dog, and inviting family and friends over to watch basketball and have old fashioned crab bowls.
Donna, Insurance/Patient Care Coordinator
Donna attended the Kentucky Dental Academy in Elizabethtown, KY where she earned her Dental Assistant Certificate. Donna truly believes in the importance of maintaining proper oral hygiene. She enjoys being able to help patients understand the best oral hygiene techniques. She has been married to her husband, Colby for over 13 years. Together, they have a daughter, Savanna; and a son, Andrew. They moved to Hinesville from Fort Benning 2 years ago. In her spare time, Donna loves to read crime novels and spend time with her beautiful family.
Tyreesha, Insurance Coordinator
Tyresha graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor’s in Management. She loves any chance she gets to interact with patients and help them understand their insurance plans. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her niece and nephews. She also likes to take road trips with her friends, in addition to playing volleyball and softball in her spare time.
Brittany, Insurance Coordinator
Brittany Littleton graduated from the University of Phoenix. Always going above and beyond to help patients, she most enjoys assisting patients in identifying their insurance and coverage.