Cathy has been brightening the smiles of our patients since 1985, and her reassuring, friendly presence is a welcome sight for many who enter our office. A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Cathy has over 46 years of experience in dentistry and loves teaching patients about the importance of a healthy mouth. She thoroughly explains home-care instructions to help our patients maintain brilliant, beautiful smiles after leaving the office. Cathy loves getting to know our patients well and building lasting friendships with them. She is excited that Dr. Waring encourages new technology and continuing education in his office and is happy to be a valued member of the dental team. Even though Cathy keeps busy with her 8 grandchildren, she still finds time to play mah-jongg, golf with her husband, walk and read her favorite mysteries.
Because she’s always willing to help wherever needed, Terri can be found working in many areas of our office. Terri directly connects with patients, whether helping Dr. Waring with treatment or handling front desk responsibilities. Over 30 years ago, Terri started working in the dental field and has received valuable on-the-job training that has developed her skills in the profession she loves. A favorite part of her job is knowing that Dr. Waring truly cares for both his patients and his team. Terri lives with her husband on a farm in Fairfield. She has two grown children and one amazing granddaughter.
Patient Relations Coordinator
As a patient of ours, you’ll get to know Cindy from the moment you first contact our office. Her background as an administrative assistant ensures that the office is running smoothly and that all patients’ concerns are addressed. Cindy’s smile welcomes patients at the front desk where she handles all insurance and payment processing. Cindy assists patients in arranging financial options to help them pay for their treatment. She is motivated by the morning meetings and daily devotionals which set the tone for the office and loves that the team is truly committed to the care of every patient. When she’s not in the office, Cindy likes to travel with her husband Dale, relax with their four grandchildren and enjoy photography.
You can thank Michelle for the beautiful window gardens and the seasonal décor you’ll enjoy at our office. Michelle is not only an excellent dental assistant, but she also brings creativity and an eye for design to other areas of our office. As a graduate of New Oxford High School, Michelle loves to work in the community which she’s always called home. She received her dental training at Cumberland Perry Tech School in Mechanicsburg. You can locate Michelle by following the sound of laughter in our office. Her sense of humor makes her chairside assisting, interacting with patients at the front desk and taking x-rays more enjoyable for everyone! Michelle has been married to her best friend for almost two decades. Together they have three children and three grandchildren who bring lots of joy to their lives.
A graduate of Harcom College, Sarah is the newest member of our office and is a great addition to our team. She has over ten years of experience in dentistry and brings advanced training in dental hygiene to our office. Sarah has her local anesthesia license and is responsible for scaling, polishing and flossing teeth, as well as administering fluoride and screening for oral cancer. She loves watching patients’ health improve over time and working together as a team to ensure healthy outcomes for our patients’ smiles. Sarah has been married for ten years and loves to go camping with her husband and two young children.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Shelly’s been making smiles sparkle with us since January of 2013. She takes care of our patients by cleaning their teeth, checking for signs of gum disease and decay and screening for oral cancer. Shelly educates patients on ways to maintain their healthy smiles at home and strives to create the best experience for our patients. After graduating from Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth, Florida, Shelly continued to work in the dental field for 25 years until finding the perfect fit at Dr. Waring’s office. She and her husband Greg have three grown children and love hiking and camping together. Shelly also enjoys tennis, biking and volunteering with her church.