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At University Pediatric Dentistry, we have a team approach to dental care that starts with how our team works together and extends to the care we provide our patients. When you bring your child to our practice, our friendly and experienced team of dental professionals will go out of their way to ensure that your child feels safe and comfortable while we provide the quality dental care and education they need to enjoy a lifetime of healthy smiles. Give us a call at 704-688-1664 to learn more about pediatric dentistry in Charlotte, North Carolina, and to make your child’s appointment with our pediatric dentists, Dr. M. Danielle Funny or Dr. Sonya Maynor.

Amy Amy
Practice Manager
My name is Amy, and I am the practice manager here at University Pediatric Dentistry. I am a graduate of the University of South Carolina. I have lived in Charlotte for over 20 years and have enjoyed working in the dental field for the last 15 years. My previous background includes advertising and life and health insurance. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and training with my running group. I am married and have two children, Zach and Maddie. Both of them love Dr. Funny and Dr. Maynor and enjoy being patients at University Pediatric Dentistry!
Dental Assistant II
My name is Kelly, and I have been part of the UPD clinical team for eight years. My husband and I love spending time with our son, Mason, and our two Bassett Hound pups, Boomer and Sooner. In my free time, I enjoy playing tennis and cooking. Before I became a dental assistant, I taught for five years. I enjoy every aspect of my job. I think kids are the coolest and keep us all young.
Madison Madison
Marketing and Social Media Coordinator
My name is Madison and I am the marketing and social media guru. I have been a part of Dr. Funny’s and Dr. Maynor’s team for eight years and in the dental field for more than 10 years. What I love most about working with UPD is the relationships that we form with our patients. I relocated from Atlanta with my husband and our Calico cat named Peanut. We have a very energetic and loving toddler named Bradley who keeps us on our toes. Outside of work, I enjoy crafting, watching football and visiting my family.
Megan Megan
Dental Assistant II
My name is Megan, and I am one of University Pediatric Dentistry’s clinical assistants. I have been in the dental field for nine years and have been with UPD for seven years. I have a son named Benjamin, and he is the light of my life! I love the outdoors, shopping and spending time with my family, and my favorite vacation spot is the beach. I strive to make each patient feel as comfortable as possible in our office. I love working in the pediatric dentistry field. The kids are awesome, and Dr. Funny and Dr. Maynor are the best!
Melissa Melissa
Registered Dental Hygienist
My name is Melissa, and I am one of the hygienists here at UPD. I recently graduated from Catawba Valley Community College. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my fiancé, my friends and family and my 11-year-old dog, Jade. I love working in pediatric dentistry and thoroughly enjoy working with Dr. Funny and Dr. Maynor. They are awesome!
Shamara Shamara
Registered Dental Hygienist
My name is Shamara, and I have been a dental hygienist for five years. I have been working in pediatric dentistry since November 2018. In my free time, I love spending time with my Boston Terrier, Franklin, and my fiancé. My goal is for all children to enjoy coming to our office. I would love to reduce the number of children and adults who suffer from dental anxiety. I am blessed to be a part of such an amazing team!

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