Meet our team

L. Gary Painter, DDS General & Cosmetic Dentist Read Bio

Dr. Painter has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years. He continues to expand his education in the dental field by regularly attending continuing education courses that keep him current on new advances. He strives to treat each patient as an individual and help them keep their teeth for a lifetime.

Alyssa Fisher, DDS General Dentist Read Bio

Dr. Fisher is excited to begin practicing dentistry in the community where she grew up! Her love of art and creativity are what inspired her to pursue dentistry. Dr. Fisher has a passion for volunteerism and service trips. She desires to give others a reason to smile through personal relationships and a professional life.

Tammy Office Manager Read Bio

Tammy has worked in the dental field for 25 years. She has experience as a Dental Assistant, Patient Coordinator at the front desk and Treatment Coordinator. Her knowledge in all of these departments makes her a great fit as our Office Manager. Tammy enjoys informing patients about their treatment needs, answering questions, and putting them at ease.

Crystal Patient Coordinator & Financial Specialist Read Bio

Crystal has been with our dental team since January 2013. She enjoys interacting with our patients every day and strives to help with their dental care by creating financial arrangements that allow us to accept their treatment.

Tonya Patient Coordinator & Insurance Specialist Read Bio

Tonya has been part of our dental practice since January 2013. She helps our patients by working with dental insurance companies to answer any questions they might have regarding their insurance.

Nancy Patient Coordinator Read Bio

Nancy joined our office in 2015, bringing with her 17 years of administrative dental experience. Nancy enjoys interacting with patients, helping them understand and obtain their dental benefits, and bringing smiles to their faces.

Jennifer Patient Coordinator Read Bio

Bio & Photo coming soon!

Brittney Registered Dental Hygienist & New Patient Coordinator Read Bio

Brittney attends to new patients by making sure they feel comfortable and confident with their new dental home. With her degree in Dental Hygiene, Brittney also cares for patients’ oral health and all their dental needs.

Lisa Registered Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Lisa has been working in the dental field for six years. She loves to meet new people and make her patients comfortable while also encouraging patients on their road to a beautiful healthy smile.

Sarah Registered Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Sarah has been with our practice for six years. She provides excellent and gentle teeth cleaning, and goes the extra mile to educate patients in oral health and disease. Her main goal of making patients to feel comfortable and confident in her work makes her a natural asset to our practice.

Kim Registered Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Bio coming soon!

Amanda Dental Assistant Read Bio

Amanda completed the Dental Assistant Program at Ross Medical Education Center in 2009. She has enjoyed working as a dental assistant for 8 years now. She enjoys making patients smile after each visit!

Charu Dental Assistant Read Bio

Charu completed her Bachelor's in Dental Surgery in 2008. While assisting, she is pursuing her doctorate in dental surgery. She loves Fort Wayne because it is very nice and quiet compared to her home town, which is the capital of India.

Kristy Hygiene Assistant Read Bio

Kristy graduated from IPFW’s Dental Assisting Program in 1993. She first worked as a dental assistant and patient coordinator before joining Tooth Acres Dentistry. She loves chatting with patients and giving them a reason to smile!

Lindsey Marketing Director Read Bio

Lindsey joined Tooth Acres Dentistry at the start of 2017. She keeps visitors up-to-date via Facebook and Twitter, and designs the office’s newsletter and signage. She especially enjoys working on fun projects, like the office’s quarterly giveaways and Barnfest.

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Services we provide

At Tooth Acres Dentistry we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.