Meet Our Staff

At Barnes Family Dentistry, our doctors and staff have provided complete dental care for all ages since 1995. But our highly skilled team cares for more than your teeth. Everyone works hard to ensure your visit is comfortable with excellent care. Our goal is to provide our patients with an enjoyable office visit. That’s why Barnes Family Dentistry employs a talented and compassionate team. All of our staff are CPR and OSHA trained.

(Dental Assistant)

Donna is a local and grew up in Surf City, NC. She currently lives in Hampstead with her husband and two sons. Donna received a degree in Dental Assisting from Cape Fear Community College. After graduation in the summer of 1995, she joined Barnes Family Dentistry. In the early 2000s, Donna took some time off to stay at home to raise their two boys. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking and going to the beach.

(Dental Hygienist)

Heather has lived in Wilmington for 23 years. She completed her Dental Hygiene degree at Cape Fear Community College. In 2016 she joined the team at Barnes Family Dentistry. Heather loves being a hygienist and taking care of her patients. Heather and her husband have three children. She enjoys staying active, going to the beach and reading.

(Office Administrator)

Holly has been our office administrator since moving to Wilmington in 2007 with her fiancé. Holly is originally from Iowa where she graduated from St. Ambrose University with a degree in Psychology. She spends her free time enjoying her dogs, cats & rabbit, loves going to concerts, watching Chicago Bears football and is a self-proclaimed foodie.

(Dental Assistant)

Robin is a native of Wilmington, NC. She received her Dental Assisting Certification from Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, NC and has worked as a CDA since 1987. She has been a part of the Barnes Family Dentistry dental team since 2008. Robin has been happily married over 20 years, has two teenage children and two dogs. She sings in her church choir, loves boating, and working in her yard.

(Dental Hygienist)

Sheena hails from Vermont and moved to Wilmington in 2006. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from Cape Fear Community College in 2010. Sheena joined Barnes Family Dentistry as a part-time hygienist in 2018. Sheena loves teaching patients to care for their teeth and gums in ways that best suit their individual needs. When not helping to create beautiful smiles, you many find Sheena throwing an axe or rolling a skeeball in one of her leagues or enjoying the outdoors with her dogs Kobe and Porter.

(Dental Hygienist)

Born and raised in southeastern North Carolina, Suzanne calls Ocean Isle Beach home along with her husband and daughter. She earned her A.A. from Peace College and her B.A. in Communications from North Carolina State University. Later, she pursued her career in the dental field by attending Cape Fear Community College earning both her Dental Assisting diploma as well as her A.S. in Dental Hygiene. Suzanne has worked as a gentle and compassionate Registered Dental Hygienist since 2006 and on the team of Barnes Family Dentistry since 2007. She truly values the trusting relationships she builds with each patient and is honored to provide the gentle, yet quality care they each deserve. She loves God and enjoys having fun, traveling and spending time with her family and friends, 80’s rock n roll, snow-boarding, water-skiing, offshore fishing, group exercise classes, swimming, biking, running, and any activity that will give her an adrenaline rush.