Sharon is our Practice Administrator. She oversees all our locations and staff, and is responsible for making sure our patients receive the highest level of customer service. Sharon has been with Cieplak Dental Excellence since 2011. She has been married for 25 years, and is the mother of three wonderful sons and a proud grandmother of two. She has lived in Charles County since she was a teenager, and loves spending time with family, reading, walking, crafting, and cats.
Lori has been in the medical/dental field for almost 30 years, working in several different areas of the office. As our Patient Care Coordinator, she enjoys helping people achieve their perfect smile with her extensive knowledge of financing options. Lori joined our office in April 2013. She is married and has two grown sons. She has lived in the Southern Maryland area for about eight years. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and the beach.
Welcome to our newest dental assistant, Kelly. She joins us with over 25 years of experience in the dental field, bringing with her extensive skills as an oral surgery assistant, dental implant coordinator and has tons of OSHA knowledge! Kelly is married and lives in Calvert County with her family. Kelly loves cooking, boating, fishing, jewelry-making and anything outdoors with family and friends.
Nikki D. has been a dental assistant for over two years and obtained her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant certification in 2016. She finds working as a dental assistant to be very rewarding, and really enjoys seeing people’s smiles transform. She has been a lifelong Southern Maryland resident and spends most of her free time with her young daughter. During the summer, you can usually find her on the river!
Kandyce is our Acting Clinical Supervisor. She has been with Cieplak Dental Excellence since January 2013 and has worked in the dental field for over eight years. Our patients really love her warm smile, and often ask for her just to say hello. Kandyce really enjoys interacting with her patients. She has resided in Southern Maryland her entire life, and outside of work she loves spending time with her wonderful daughter.
Betsy is one of our wonderful Registered Dental Hygienists. With over 30 years of experience, her patients love her kind, patient, gentle ways. She enjoys helping her patients understand the importance of good oral health. Betsy has been with Cieplak Dental Excellence since January 2014. She graduated from Lakeland Community College in Mentor, Ohio and eventually moved to Charles County. She married her husband, Bob, over 30 years ago. She is the proud mother of three beautiful grown daughters and has recently added a gorgeous granddaughter to her family. Her hobbies include skiing, sewing and crafting, bike riding, swimming, reading, hiking and anything outdoors.
Krystal has been a Registered Dental Hygienist at Cieplak Dental Excellence since early 2016. She is a lifelong St. Mary’s County resident and graduated from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in 2009. Krystal has had experience with both adults and children during her 13 years in the dental field. Krystal is married to her childhood sweetheart, and together they have two children at home and one in heaven. When Krystal isn’t working, her family keeps her running and busy. They enjoy sports, vacationing and making memories.
A big WELCOME to Jen, who joins our incredible team of awesome dental assistants. She loves interacting with our patients and looks forward to meeting many of our other patients. Her sunny smile and warm personality put everyone at ease immediately. Jen moved to the Southern Maryland area about a year ago, coming to us from the Gettysburg area of Pennsylvania. She has two beautiful children and lives in St. Mary’s County. During her spare time, she likes to be outdoors with family, especially her children.