Meet The Team
Toffee Causey, Front Office Manager:
Toffee started her dental career as a Dental Assistant in 1992, and has worked as a front office administrator since 2004. Toffee is married to Jason, has two daughters, Lacey and Charlee, and two dogs, Joe and Tessie May. Toffee enjoys making the patient’s experience pleasant, starting at the time they make their new patient appointment.
Candie Frank, RDH:
Candie is originally from Southwest Florida, but she has lived in Georgia since 1992. She is married to John and has one daughter, Morgan. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and all of her animals. Candie has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2001. She enjoys getting to know her patients and educating them on their individual dental needs.
Amanda Rogers, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant/Back Office Manager:
Unusual as it may seem, Amanda always enjoyed going to the dentist as a child. This eventually led her down a dental career path. Amanda received her certification from West Central Technical College in 2005. She also has held an expanded functions certificate since 2007. She has a desire to learn the latest advancements in dental care and technology. With over 10 years’ experience and numerous continuing education courses, Amanda is highly experienced in advanced dental procedures. She loves her job as well as her patients! Amanda is married to Scott and they have 4 furry children; Morgan, Katie, MiMi, & Brandy. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and traveling as much as possible.
Abby Thomas, RDH:
Abby began her Dental Hygiene career in 2007 when she graduated from West Central Technical College. She is married to Nathan and they have two sons, Sylas and Ridge, and a little girl Arlie. She has been with Dr. Tejal since May 2012 and her favorite thing about the dental field is improving the health and appearance of a smile, because a person’s smile can always brighten someone’s day.
Hilary Outen, Appointment Coordinator:
Hilary started her Dental career in 2004 where she worked in the front office at an orthodontic practice. She joined our team in October 2015. Hilary is married to Kerry and has one son, Ace. Hilary enjoys working one on one with the patients to meet all of their dental needs.
Samantha Wharton, Dental Assistant:
Sam has been one of Dr. Tejal’s dental assistants since 2013. She has an Advanced Dental Assisting certificate which includes Expanded Functions. She works part-time while finishing her degree in Biology from the University of West Georgia. When she’s not at work, you can find her in Atlanta, enjoying the cuisine with her husband Grant or cheering on her favorite football team, the New Orleans Saints! Her favorite thing about working in the dental field is getting to know the patients and helping them achieve their perfect smile.
Scotie Hinesley, Dental Assistant:
Scotie joined our team in October 2014. She is married to TJ and they have a baby girl, Lakynn. She also has three dogs; Hank, Macy, and Bo. Scotie enjoys being with her family and going to church in her free time. She thoroughly enjoys her patients and helping those who are apprehensive about going to the dentist. She strives to give each patient a pleasant experience.
Tracy Deming, Dental Assistant:
Tracy has been a part of Dr. Tejal’s team since 2015. One of the things she enjoys the most about dentistry is to see how changing a patients smile can transform their lives. Another passion of Tracy’s is her family. She loves spending time with her husband Ryan, her sons Tristin and Tyler, and her daughters Kala and Kailee. If she is not at work you can typically find her on the soccer fields.