Sloss & Carpenter Orthodontics Team

The treatment and support team at Sloss & Carpenter Orthodontics look forward to meeting you and being a part of your treatment journey. With decades of combined experience to draw from, you’ll discover right away that we take a personal pride in providing each patient with a comfortable environment and are here to answer your questions.

Teresa – Orthodontic Assistant

Teresa is a certified orthodontic assistant and has been working in the dental field since 1980, starting in pediatrics, then working in orthodontics since 1984. Teresa and her husband, a retired firefighter, together have 5 kids and 4 grandkids.  They love spending time with family, traveling, and attending sporting events. Enjoy her genuine warmth and humor as you make regular visits to our office.

Abigail – Orthodontic Assistant

Abigail began her dental career as an orthodontic assistant in 2012. After graduating from dental school in the Dominican Republic, she worked as a dentist for two years.  She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our practice and her passion for dentistry is evident in all her work. She loves spending quality time with her family and traveling the world.  Her awesome laugh and spontaneous personality are a benefit to all.

Olivia – Orthodontic Assistant

Olivia came to us by way of Florida after graduating as Valedictorian from the Greater Orlando Dental Assisting School. Prior to working as a dental assistant, she earned her B.A. in Public Administration from Auburn University. She loves family, enjoys working out, and is an avid hiker often with her cat! Olivia’s easy going, fun-loving personality will make your appointments something to look forward to.

Brigitte – Records Coordinator

Brigitte started in 1984 as a dental assistant then switched to pediatrics in 2001. Because of her love of knowledge and helpful disposition, she has worked in a multitude of other roles including receptionist, insurance coordinator, office manager, and x-ray technician.  She spends most of her free time with her grandson, daughter, and mother, living life to the fullest. When she is not with them, she is with her expansive church family. Brigitte always has a kind word and a smile for every patient.

Julie – Receptionist / Orthodontic Assistant

Julie began her career as a dental assistant in 1983 and transitioned to orthodontics after joining Dr. Carpenter in 2001. Julie now divides her time between front office reception and orthodontic assisting. With more than 3 decades of experience, her vast working knowledge and friendly demeanor make her a valuable resource to all our patients. She enjoys dancing as well as spending time with her 2 grown children and granddaughter.

Amity – Receptionist / Financial Assistant

Amity’s previous dental experience, insurance know how, and extensive customer service expertise makes her a superb member of our office staff. Her bright and cheerful personality combined with her wit and charm make our patients feel welcome and that they are in good hands. Amity loves working out and spending time with her young daughter.

Patty – Office Director, Treatment Coordinator & Financial Coordinator

Patty’s education in Interpersonal Communication and Business make her a valuable member of our team. She obtained her B.A. from the University of Washington and her M.A. from the University of California at Santa Barbara. She is passionate about people and loves working with both children and adults. Her smiling face, charismatic personality, and approachability allow her to connect well with all our patients. Patty loves to volunteer her time with the Denver Area West Point  (USMA) Parent’s Association and to hike, read, and travel with her husband, often times to visit one of their three grown sons.