Meet the Pediatric and Adolescent Dentistry Team


We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 
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Armisha

Dental Assistant

Armisha has been with our practice since 1982. She enjoys seeing patients leave the office happy after having a positive dental experience. One of her passions is working with special-needs patients; her patience and kindness are unsurpassed.

Armisha has been married for 30 years. She enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, helping to care for the needs of the elderly in the community, and going on cruises when the opportunity arises!

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Christen

Dental Assistant

Christen has been making children feel comfortable and teaching them the importance of dental hygiene since joining our team in 2013. She knows she’s been successful when our young patients leave happy and ready to come back!

Christen enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and little Yorkie, Winston. She also loves working out and anything that involves the water or the beach.

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Courtney

Patient Coordinator and Dental Assistant

Courtney has been with our practice since 2009, after earning her associate’s degree in applied science from Medical Careers Institute and a certificate in dental assisting. Her favorite part of working at Oceans of Smiles is being around children! Her patients, coworkers, and Dr. Huie have become her second family.

When she’s at home, Courtney enjoys spending time with her wonderful family and pets. She also loves to do anything outside and all crafts.

 

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Kim

Dental Assistant

Kim has been with our practice since 1999. She attended Thomas Nelson Community College and received X-ray certification from Old Dominion University. Her favorite part of her job is working with the kids: helping to ease their fears and watching them leave happy.

Kim has two amazing children, Nicholas and Makenzie. They keep her busy with their activities, but she finds the time to play softball for her church. Outside of sports, Kim loves spending time with her family and friends, and being involved with her church.

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LaKisha

Dental Assistant

LaKisha has been a part of our team since 2008. She loves singing and making our patients laugh! Family is very important to her and that’s what she likes about working for Dr. Huie: She treats each patient like they’re family. LaKisha loves working with Dr. Huie and our team to give patients a wonderful new smile.

She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and having fun with family and friends.

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Leah

Patient Coordinator

Leah joined our office in 2014. She loves having the opportunity to welcome all of our patients and try to put a smile on their face. Leah really enjoys her interactions with our patients and their parents. She fits in so well with our kind and welcoming team.

Leah spends her free time with family and friends. Her favorite activities are being outdoors, biking, and hiking.

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Lisa

Insurance Coordinator

Lisa has been with our practice since 1998. She graduated with a certificate in dental assisting and also attended Christopher Newport University. She plays a big role in making it enjoyable for kids to come to the dentist.

Lisa spends her free time with her husband John, watching her kids Coty and Gabe play sports. She also enjoys reading and going to the movies.

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Melody

Dental Assistant

Melody has been with our practice since 2001 after graduating from Tidewater Tech in dental assisting. She has a special gift for making children feel at ease and finds joy in seeing them leave with a smile!

Melody enjoys spending time with her husband David and three children: Logan, Landon, and Lainey. She loves the summer and taking beach vacations.

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Tania

Clinical Team Lead and Social Media Coordinator

Tania was a part of our team from 1997 to 2005, and rejoined us in 2015! She studied business administration at Thomas Nelson Community College and received her certificate in dental assisting. She likes having fun with the rest of our team and loves that we always put our patients’ needs first.

Tania enjoys spending time with her husband and four children. She loves watching them play soccer, field hockey, and basketball. When not at one of her children’s games, she likes spending time at the beach and cooking.

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Tracy

Patient Coordinator

Tracy has been with our practice since 2010. She enjoys getting to know our patients and their families, and working with the great people who make up our team.

In her free time, Tracy loves spending time with her family and Chocolate Lab, Tucker. She also sings professionally in the band “Joe’s Day Off” and at Donk’s Theater in “Virginia’s Lil Ol Opry.” Singing is her passion: sharing her God-given talent from the young age of two years old!

 

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