Meet Our Team
Our goal is to consider each patient as an individual. We strive to evaluate each person’s dental health based on thorough clinical, radiographic, and periodontal examinations. We want to prevent, restore, and maintain your oral health to minimize any future dental issues. We believe in offering options in order to work with each person’s individual situation. Again, our focus is to partner with you in managing the well-being of your oral health for the long term.
Carolina A. Wilson, D.M.D.
Dr. Wilson was raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in French from Emory University (1983). She earned her post doctorate degree of Doctor of Medical Dentistry from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry at Birmingham (1987). She has been practicing dentistry in West Knoxville for 30 years. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, The Tennessee Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the American Association of Women Dentists. She has had clinical study on implant restoration from the Zimmer Implant Institution in Carlsbad, CA. She believes in continuing education, in order to maintain her skills and knowledge in this ever changing field. She prefers building long term relationships with her patients as it pertains to their oral health. In her practice, the care and needs of patients always comes first. She considers it a privilege to serve her patients and strives to do it well. Dr. Wilson lives in West Knoxville with her husband and their three dogs. They have two grown daughters and her favorite past time is watching SEC football, traveling, and being at the lake.
Gail is an East Tennessee native. She attended Tennessee College of Applied Technology where she earned her Registered Dental Assistant degree. She has been working as an R.D.A. for 30 years, and has been working with Dr. Wilson’s office for 20 years. She is a valuable asset to the office, since she is cross trained. Her job description has been broad. She is currently our front office coordinator, but she is also licensed to take radiographs, monitor nitrous oxide, and do coronal polishing. Gail and her husband love spending time with their family and five grandchildren.
Jane is an East Tennessee native. She graduated from East Tennessee State University as a registered dental hygienist and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Science Education. She has practiced hygiene for 40 years, in private practice and with the Knox County Health Department. Jane continues to see patients in a limited capacity, as she fills in for us when necessary. Currently she has her hands full running her AirBNB – she is quite the entrepreneur! Jane loves her family, friends, and farm menagerie. When she is not working, Jane loves being at the lake!
Katie is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a graduate of Roane State’s Dental Hygiene Program. Katie has been with our office since June of 2018 and our patients love her! She is an excellent hygienist who cares about your oral health and wants to make every visit a positive experience. Katie is an East Tennessee native, from a small town just outside of Knoxville. When she isn’t chairside, she is enjoying outdoor activities with her husband and their new German shepherd puppy, Zeus.
Veronica has been in Tennessee since 2008 and earned her Registered Dental Hygiene license at Roane State in 2018. She joined our practice in May of 2020. She brings excellent clinical skills, chairside education, and professionalism to our practice. Patients find her very approachable. Veronica is a new bride! She and her husband are Steelers and Bengals fans (house divided!) When she’s not watching football, she likes trying new recipes, exercising, and designing our new face masks! She has many hidden talents!
Luminita graduated from Tennessee College of Applied Technology in 2016. She is a Registered Dental Assistant. She is certified in radiology, sealant placement, coronal polishing, and nitrous oxide monitoring. Luminita has been with Dr. Wilson’s office for the past four years. Her duties include being the Safety Coordinator and working chairside. Her gentle demeanor puts patients at ease. She loves spending time with her family and her handsome parrot, Taco!
Fiona received her Registered Dental Assistant degree from Tennessee College of Applied Technology in 2019. She joined our team in May 2020, making her our most recent team member. She is licensed in all four expanded functions: coronal polishing, sealant placement, radiography, and monitoring nitrous oxide. Fiona’s gift is listening and hearing what our patients have to say, so chairside assisting comes naturally to her. She truly makes our patients comfortable and eases any apprehension they may have. In her free time, Fiona enjoys singing, playing guitar, and caring for her snails.