Meet the Team


At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.



Pam Smith

Dental Assistant

Pam is a chairside dental assistant here at Bethesda Dental Center. She has been here and in the dental field over 44 years. She is married and has 2 daughters, a son-in-law, and their dog Dior. She is actively involved in her church and enjoys scrapbooking, sewing and reading.




Darla Lantz

Registered Dental Hygienist

Darla is our full time Dental Hygienist here at Bethesda Dental Center. She has over 24 years of dental experience combined from front office, dental assisting, and now over 16 years as a Hygienist. In her spare time she loves spending time with her 2 children Kaylea and Brady. She loves being a "sports mom", being with family and friends, and loves listening to live music.




Alisha Schooley

Front Office Manager

Alisha is our Front Office Manger here at Bethesda Dental Center. She has over 10 years of Dental experience that she brings to our practice. She is married to her husband Jason and they have 2 daughters Payton and Rayne. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family and friends, watching movies, and going to concerts.




Renee Kroukoupf

EFDA

Renee is an EFDA here at Bethesda Dental Center. She has over 6 years of Dental experience and loves being involved in Dentistry. She has 2 young daughters Aubrey and Ava. When she is not spending time with her girls she enjoys going out and being social.




Natalie Ruhl

Business Manager

Natalie is our Accounts/Business Manager here at Bethesda Dental Center. She has over 15 years of dental office experience. She is married to her husband Edwin and has 3 children Sarah, Jacob, and Ben. They also has a new puppy Sadie. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, sporting events, concerts, and she is active in her church.