Our Staff

The staff at the office of Teresa Long Wooddell, D.D.S. have years of experience and are dedicated to offering friendly and professional dental services to all of our patients. Our Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists have the education and expertise in their specialized field of care.

Meet Our Staff


Wendy has worked with the office for 5 years. She is our greeter and the first person you will come in contact with when walk into our office. Scheduling, treatment coordinator, and insurance verification’s are a few things she does on a daily basis. In her spare time she enjoys family time with her husband and three children.


Pat joined our family in mid part of 2018. She also greets our patients at the front desk area and she verifies insurance benefits, verifies patient appointments and you will most likely talk with her when you call the office. She enjoys her arts and crafts, a lot of fishing and spending quality family time on her time off.


Cindy has worked with Dr. Teresa Long Wooddell. D.D.S. for over nine years as a dental hygienist. Her experience makes her very knowledgeable in all aspects of dental treatments. She has a love of dentistry that you can easily see. She enjoys reading, the beach, her two pups and playing the piano at her home church.


Juliette moved to NC the summer of 2016 as her family relocated to Pope AFB. Juliette loves being a dental hygienist and caring for her patients. She is a proud military wife and mother of two beautiful girls, two dogs and two cats. She loves spending time with family, watching kids play sports, enjoying football and enjoys boating.


Heather is a nice addition to our dental family at the office of Teresa Long Wooddell, D.D.S. She grew up in Harnett County and feels right at home here in Sanford, NC. Being a dental hygienist for the past 9 years, she brings experience and knowledge with her to our office. Heather enjoys spending time with her family at the beach.


Brad has worked in the dental field for 11 years. He is a dental assistant with Dr. Wooddell, D.D.S. and has worked with the office a total of 3 years. Brad is passionate about dentistry as he works full time and teaches dental assisting as well. He likes to draw, paint and hang out with his wife and children when not working.

Gentle Dental Care is Our Mission

Same Day Appointments are Available.

(919) 774-1733

1144 Carthage St.

Sanford, NC 27330