Our Team

It is our pleasure to provide our patients with professionalism and excellent care. As a courtesy to our patient family we will assist with insurance paperwork, provide estimates and make a variety of appointment times available for you. We will give thorough home care instructions and educate our patients so that they might make choices that best suit their need. We provide a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere that patients look forward to on their return visits.

Southern Smiles Dentistry
Staff Dr Scott

Dr. Scott

Dentist

Dr. Scott is a graduate of Indiana University and earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2005. Although a native Floridian, Dr. Scott moved his family to Millbrook, Alabama in 2006 to open his dental practice. He is a member of the American Dental Association as well as the Alabama Dental Association and continues his education through various seminars and lectures throughout the year, as treatment options for dentistry advance. He and his wife, Deet, live in Millbrook with their four children.

Wendy Terry Front Desk Manager

Wendy Terry

Front Desk Manager

In 2013, Wendy was commissioned as manager of the front desk at Southern Smiles. Here she takes charge of billing, filing insurance claims, and keeping insurance policy benefits up to date. However, Wendy’s background in dentistry extends beyond the front desk. Wendy received her dental hygiene license in 2002 and uses her experience and training to better equip patients in understanding the nature of their appointments and the logistics of insurance. You may occasionally find Wendy in a hygiene room attending to patients’ dental needs chairside. In her free time, Wendy enjoys traveling abroad. But when she is in town, she likes nothing better than spending time with friends and family, particularly her nieces and nephews.

Staff Crystal Eagerton

Crystal Eagerton

Hygienist

Crystal began her career in dental hygiene in 1989. Her enthusiasm and interest in the field led her to further develop her skills by acquiring knowledge in other aspects of the dental field, including but not limited to scheduling, insurance filing, insurance verification, and credentialing. She utilized her abilities to aid Dr. Scott in starting his practice in 2006. Now as an experienced hygienist, she cares for her patients by assisting them in acquiring and preserving healthy smiles. Crystal enjoys using her skills outside the office as well, making several trips to Panama with Panama Missions. Crystal and her husband, Freddie, were married in 1990 and have one son, Austin.

Langston Ross

Langston Ross

Assistant

In 2013 Langston attended Auburn Dental Spa where she was certified in Dental Assisting. In 2016, she joined the Southern Smiles team. She is confident in assisting with a wide variety of dental procedures and excels in patient care and comfort. When she is not working in the office, Langston enjoys completing hands-on projects at home, spending time with friends and family, and finding adventure in the middle of everyday life.

Janet Wright

Janet Wright

Hygienist

Janet’s occupation as a hygienist began in the United States Air Force where she also worked as an assistant from 1990-1996. Upon separation from the military, she returned to her home state and obtained an Alabama hygiene license in 1997. Janet began working as a hygienist for Southern Smiles in 2008. She and her husband Lee have two daughters, one son, and have also joyfully welcomed a granddaughter into their family. Janet loves all things outdoors but particularly relishes gardening and deep sea fishing excursions.

Shron French

Shron French

Dental Assistant

Trained by Dr. Scott himself, Shron has been Dr. Scott’s assistant since 2009. She is very accomplished in her field and takes pride in her work. Shron is constantly cultivating abilities that will help her better serve her patients. Shron and her husband Carlo were married in 2014 and enjoy expeditions outdoors, especially trips to the beach and going kayaking.

Loren Blackmon

Loren Shirley

Front Desk

Loren began training under Dr. Scott as an assistant in 2013. She currently works at the front desk verifying insurance, scheduling patients, and filing claims. You will also find Loren in the back, assisting Dr. Scott from time to time. Loren and her husband James were married in 2015 and enjoy serving God, their church family, and the community together.