About MyDentists

About MyDentists

Our close family atmosphere here at My Dentists makes every day enjoyable for those of us on the team. At the same time our staff welcomes all our patients and treats them in the same manner! Kindness, generosity, caring, and more – what more could we ask for from such a wonderful team?

Deena

Office Manager

About Me

Originally from Las Vegas, I joined the My Dentists team in 2006. I have been in the field of dentistry for since 2001.  I received my degree in Dental Assisting in 2002.  I was drawn to My Dentists because of the family environment they had created, not only between the staff, but also with the patients. As the Office Manager I strive to make sure every patient receives the highest quality of dental care and impeccable customer service.

Vicky

Patient Coordinator

About Me

Originally from Asheville, I moved to Charlotte in 1969. I married my high school sweetheart and we have 2 daughters and 2 grandsons.  I have been in dentistry for 25 years. As the patient coordinator I enjoy meeting new patients and making each of them feel like a part of our family.

Kim

Dental Hygienist

About Me

Hello, my name is Kim and I am a Dental Hygienist for MyDentists. I have been in the field of dentistry since 1997 and with MyDentists since 1998. One of my favorite things about Drs. Pinnavaia, Michalski, and Yeager is their knowledge, compliments, and encouragement, to our patients and myself. One of my favorite things about dentistry is when patients are pleased with their results and the health of their teeth is improved. My favorite thing about my job is the people I work with. We have a great team here.

 

I have lived in Charlotte since 1998. I have a wonderful husband, 2 great children. When I am not working I enjoy gardening, books, history, going to the beach, and cooking/baking.

Jeanette

Dental Hygienist

About Me

I have been a dental hygienist since 1971 and worked for Drs. Michalski, Yeager, and Pinnavaia since 1991. I enjoy working with patients, especially those that have not been to the dentists in years. Helping them overcome their fears and anxieties is especially rewarding. I love the fact that the focus of our office is about superior patient care and that we take pride in keeping up with the latest technology and state-of-the-art equipment.

 

I was raised in Middletown, NJ, and went to dental hygiene school in upstate NY. I moved to the Charlotte area almost 30 years ago. Charlotte has been a great place to raise my three children. The beautiful weather here provides plenty of opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities. I like to spend my spare time working around my house, in the yard or spending warm sunny days on the lake.

Donna

Dental Hygienist

About Me

Hello, I am Donna, one of the dental hygienist here at MY Dentists. I have been in the field of dentistry since 1983 and with this practice since 1990. One of my favorite things about our doctors is that not only are they wonderful to work for but they are exceptional doctors who care about their patients and employees. One of my favorite things about dentistry is that I love working with people and helping them get healthy; that is the best part of my job!

 

I am a native of Wilmington, NC, and have lived in Charlotte since 1990 with my husband, Jeff, and 2 daughters, Kayla, and Kolby. Some of my hobbies are cooking, gardening, reading, tennis, working-out, the beach, and music. Also, I’m a BIG Carolina Panthers fan!

Vicky

Dental Hygienist

About Me

I have practiced in the field of dentistry as a registered dental hygienist since 1990, after graduating with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene from the University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1982. I have lived in Charlotte since 1993 from Gaithersburg, MD. I have been with MY Dentists since February 2002. I was raised in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., in Rockville, MD. My husband, Steve, and I have been married for almost 25 years now and have three lovely children. We enjoy hiking in the mountains with our dog, Bailey.

 

We have a great team of people. I feel all of our doctors are very caring and patient oriented. They present the best treatment options available when treatment is needed. They also provide state-of-the-art equipment, including digital radiographs and paperless charts, to better serve our patients.

Jodi

Dental Assistant

About Me

Hello my name is Jodi, and I am one of the Dental Assistants here at MY Dentists. I have been in the field of dentistry since 1993 and have been a part of this practice since 2004. One of my favorite things about our doctors is that they are very nice and they create a comfortable atmosphere to be in while having fun all at the same time. One of my favorite things about dentistry is I am able to meet and talk to so many wonderful people each day. One of my favorite things about my job is the patients and helping them to look and feel their best.

 

I am a native of Charlotte, NC. Some of my hobbies are gardening, hanging by the pool, riding my motorcycle, and listening to music. I bet you didn’t know that I am an avid animal lover!

Carol

Dental Assistant

About Me

My name is Carol and I am a certified Dental Assistant, II. I started in dentistry in 1979 and have been with MY Dentists since 1989. Dr. Michalski is a character; he has a great sense of humor. Dr. Yeager is a very sweet, kind person as well as a wonderful dentists and I enjoy working with him very much. Dr. Pinnavaia is such a caring person, has a great sense of humor and is an exceptional dentist.
I am a native of Jacksonville, FL, and moved to Charlotte with my parents when I was six, so basically I like to consider myself a Charlotte native. I have been married 25 years to my husband, Rob; we have 2 daughters, Monica and Mallory. My hobby is gardening; I love to plant and watch the beauty grow. My family enjoys the beach, fishing, and traveling.

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Brandi

Dental Assistant

About Me

My name is Brandi Joy and I am a Dental Assistant II. I have worked in the field of dentistry since 2001. A smile is a universal expression that communicates happiness. I have always had a passion for helping people feel confident about showing off that smile!
I enjoy working for MyDentists because I believe that everyone in the office shares this same passion for bringing confidence to smilers young, old and in between! The quality, personal care that MyDentists offers is second to none.
I am a native of Charlotte and reside in the Waxhaw area currently. I am married and we have a little girl who keeps us on our toes!