Our Birmingham Dental Staff
Whitney G. Parker, RDH
Whitney joined our team in February of 2016. Working for a family dental practice since 2010 Whitney longed for a place to work with children. She loves spending time with her nieces and nephews and knew pediatrics is where she wanted to be. Her fun loving smile and personality is the perfect fit for our practice! Whitney and her husband Blake are big Auburn fans coming from a line of football loving family. They are members of Gardendale First Baptist Church near their home. With two fur babies, Bella and Sadie, they love being outdoors- but most of all getting to ride their four-wheelers. If you’re looking for Whitney she can be found at the Beach, her true love, just like her favorite Disney princess Ariel!
Beth Shires, R.D.H.
Beth has been in the dental field since 1989. She and her husband Andy have four children: Ben, Josh, Anna, and Logan. Beth loves the color green and vacationing at the beach. Beth and Andy love serving and volunteer at their home church, Mountaintop Community Church. Her favorite way to take a break is to cuddle up on the couch and watch The Little Mermaid.
Kayla Aldridge, R.D.H.
Kayla is full of experience in a variety of dental specialties. She has worked in Oral Surgery, General Dentistry and now Pediatrics. As a mother of two, Kayla just knew she would love working with children every day. She and her husband Jarred have two precious daughters Jacie Kate and Kylie. Kayla loves spending time with her entire family, gardening on their farm, and being outdoors. She loves to cuddle up with her girls and watch their favorite characters Elsa and Anna from Frozen.
Lynn Benefield, R.D.H.
Lynn has been a dental professional since 1974. She has experience in General Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and now Pediatric Dentistry. Lynn has loved all of her jobs! She is married to a wonderful man, Greg, with two grown children: Jason and Hunter Creel. She is a member of Graysville First Baptist Church and in her free time she enjoys the beach, shopping, and spending time with her family and friends.
Courtney N. Collins, R.D.H.
Courtney is a registered dental hygienist full of knowledge. She is sweet and gentle, calmly making all of her patients feel comfortable. Courtney and her husband Jonathan’s son, Corbin, is the center of their world. She loves spending time with her family, and enjoys yoga, dogs, and anything pink. Fall is Courtney’s favorite time of the year. As a big Alabama Football fan she can always be found with her family watching the games and yelling Roll Tide!
Tammy Eubank, R.D.H.
Tammy has been practicing in the dental profession since 1976. Tammy and her husband, Martin, have two children: Lindsey and Jared. Tammy has one beautiful granddaughter named Bailey, and a grandson named Braden. Tammy loves the color pink, which she gets inspiration from when gardening. She also loves eating Mexican food, bargain hunting, and vacationing at the beach. Tammy's all-time favorite Disney film is Cinderella.
Tyra N. Isbell, R.D.H.
Tyra is a versatile dental professional as an assistant and a dental hygienist. With her wide verity of dental experience since 2002, we knew she would be great for our team. She and her husband Nick have one beautiful daughter named Ashlyn, and a house full of fur children named Penny, Whenney, Winston, and Chloe. When Tyra is not practicing her dental skills, she enjoys cooking for and spending time with her family and friends and spoiling her nieces and nephews. Her favorite color is the ever popular green which can be seen everywhere in nature.
Lacey Leatherwood, Dental Assistant
Lacey has been working in the dental profession since 2001. Lacey and her husband John have one son, J.B. Lacey and John volunteer and spend a lot of time with the youth of their church. They’re both big fans of UAB, and they attend all the basketball and football games as a family. Disney parks are Lacey and J.B.'s favorite getaway.
Amy Howell, Patient Care Coordinator
Amy has been a dental professional since 2004. She loves the color red which goes great with her Mary Kay business. She enjoys spending time with her nieces Addison and Victoria, and serving at the Church of the Highlands. Amy loves to bake and share her treats with the office. She keeps us stocked up on sweet treats! Amy's dream vacations include anything Disney related: Disney World, Disneyland, or a Disney cruise! She also loves to visit the characters of her favorite movie, Mary Poppins.
Alexa Baxter, Patient Care Coordinator Assistant
Alexa is fun and exciting! She greets every parent and patient at check-in with a smile. Her favorite color turquoise is bright, like her! She enjoys watching the Georgia Bulldogs play, serving at her church, Liberty Community Church, going to the beach, and exercising. She is also a family girl, spending most of her time with her sisters and brother. Her favorite movie is one of the best animated films ever, Toy Story.
Macey M Franklin, R.D.H. Practice Administrator
Macey has been in Pediatric Dentistry since 2007. She chose her career because of her love for children. She and her husband, Chad, have one small pup named Emma. Macey loves spending time with all of her family. She and Chad also enjoy serving with their home church, Church of The Highlands. Her nephew Malachi, her niece Avery, and her little sister Tabitha are the center of her world. She also takes pride in her Cajun side, supporting her LSU Tigers and the New Orleans Saints.