Meet The Team
Stephanie loves to smile! She was born in El Salvador, but raised here in Maryland. Stephanie has attended some dental training sessions and hopes to become a dental assistant in the future. She loves to spend her free time with her family and friends. She is excited to be a part of 'the team' and anxious to learn more about the world of dentistry at Richard G. Wyne, DDS.
Michele, Registered Dental Hygienist
Michele graduated from Baltimore City Community College. She has been practicing dental hygiene for 20 years. She started her career in dentistry 38 year ago as a dental assistant while she was in high school. She then became a receptionist, then an Office Manager and last but not least a Dental Hygienist.
Michele has had the pleasure of working with Dr. Wyne for 2 years but has been enjoying providing passionate and complete oral care to extended family at the practice for 20 years. She is married and has 2 wonderful daughters. ln her spare time, Michele enjoys camping, hiking and most other outdoor activities.
Susie, Finance Manager
Susie serves as our Office Manager, and manages all aspects of our office administration. This includes the scheduling of appointments, handling your insurance claims and billing, and making sure your appointment runs smoothly.
Susie was born in Lima, Peru. She moved with her parents to Connecticut at the age of 3. She graduated with a degree in Finance from the University of New York at Buffalo. Shortly after, she moved to Maryland to pursue her career in the Accounting field and met Dr. Wyne in Jan of 2010. They have been dating ever since and got married in September of 2015. ln her spare time, Susie enjoys Zumba, shopping, volunteers at the Humane Society and traveling around the world.
Lauren, Dental Assistant
Lauren was born and raised in Maryland. She graduated from Frostburg State University in 2010 with a degree in music performance and minors in Spanish language and theater performance.
Lauren is very excited to learn about the world of oral care as Dr. Wyne's dental assistant. In her spare time Lauren is singing with the National Philharmonic Choir or acting in local theater.
Heather, Registered Dental Hygienist
After obtaining her Bachelor's of Science in Biology at the University of Maryland, Heather Chung went on to earn a degree in hygiene at Baltimore City Community College.
Heather has continued to further her education, and is now licensed from the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners to administer Nitrous Oxide and local anesthesia. Heather enjoys hiking and watching movies.
Anne, Registered Dental Hygienist
Anne is from Clarksville, Maryland. In 2014, she graduated from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry with her bachelors in Dental Hygiene. Anne's favorite thing about being a dental hygienist is making patients feel at ease during treatment, no matter how anxious they are coming in. During her free time she enjoys running, baking and hanging out with her two Labradors.
Maria, Registered Dental Assistant
Maria was born in El Salvador. She has been working with Dr. Wyne as a Dental Assistant since 2014. She also has an X-ray certification. She is currently enrolled in classes at Montgomery College in order to become a dental hygienist.
She has been happily married for three years and has a beautiful cat that is four years old. She loves her job and cannot wait to meet you!!!
Scott, Chief Operating Officer
Scott was born and raised in Washington, D.C., Scott is the Chief Operating Officer and takes care of the administrative side of the business, which allows the doctor to focus on your teeth. Scott is a University of Maryland graduate with a BA in Criminology & Criminal Justice as well as an MS in Technology Management and a MBA in Business. He has a diverse background ranging from driving buses to property management to running federal government contracts. Scott spends his free time with his wife, two daughters, and dog doing whatever family activities can be found.
Scott prides himself on customer service and productivity. You may see him sprinting back and forth past the front desk or sitting at the desk dealing directly with customers. If you don't see him at all, that probably just means he's in the office conducting reports or negotiating a deal that ultimately leads to better service for Dr. Wyne's patients. If you catch him mid-sprint, feel free to say hello!
Hanailka, Registered Dental Hygienist
She started her career in dentistry 7 years ago as a dental receptionist
and chose to pursue a career in dental hygiene. Hanailka received her
Dental Hygiene license in 2015 from Baltimore City Community College and is
also licensed to administer local anesthesia in the state of Maryland. She
is currently seeking a bachelor's degree at the University of Maryland
University College and is expected to graduate in 2019.
Hanailka's love of dental hygiene fuels her desire to provide an important
service to our patients. She enjoys the opportunity to help each patient
understand why complete oral care is so beneficial to their overall
health. She is extremely compassionate with apprehensive adult patients and children.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her 2 dogs, family, and
working out at the gym.
Mary Beth, Registered Dental Hygienist
(picture coming soon!)
Mary Beth is originally from the mid-west. She grew up in Wisconsin and
attended Marquette University where she received a B.S. in dental hygiene.
Before settling in Maryland, Mary Beth practiced hygiene in Wisconsin as
well as California. Mary Beth has over 20 years of periodontal experience
and is licensed to administer nitrous oxide to patients. She is dedicated
to improving patients' health, beginning with their smile!
Mary Beth and her husband met in college and have raised a family in
Columbia, MD. She loves to ski, work out regularly, and hang out with family.