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 go out of their way to ensure that your child feels safe and comfortable while providing 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.
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 13 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!
Angela – Dental Hygienist
My name is Angela, and I am a registered dental hygienist. I love being a part of Dr. Funny and Dr. Maynor’s clinical team. My children have been patients at UPD for several years. I have been practicing dental hygiene for over 10 years and prior to becoming a registered dental hygienist, I was a dental assistant for 3 years. My additional experience working with children includes being a literacy assistant at the elementary level, a teacher assistant at the preschool level ,and a Girl Scout troop leader. I have three wonderful children, who keep me busy. In my spare time, which is not much, I enjoy yoga, running, and CrossFit. My family enjoys being as active as possible on the weekends. We love hiking, biking, swimming, basketball, tennis, and anything else I can think of to wear out three active kids!
Jaclyn – Dental Hygienist
My name is Jaclyn, and I am a registered dental hygienist. I just recently moved from Harrisburg, PA, and was overjoyed at the opportunity to move to Charlotte and become a part of the University Pediatric Dentistry team. I graduated from Northampton Community College in 2012 with my dental hygiene degree and then went on to receive my bachelor’s degree in health policy and administration from Pennsylvania College of Technology. I have been an RDH for five years and absolutely love my job! I have a passion for children and I am ecstatic that I have the pleasure of working with them every day. For fun, I participate in many co-ed sport leagues. I also keep busy exploring Charlotte and finding great hangout spots and restaurants.
Jaire – Dental Assistant II
My name is Jaire, and I am the newest clinical assistant. I have been working in pediatrics for three years, and I love working with kids. I am originally from Miami and relocated to Charlotte five years ago. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, and my favorite sport is basketball. Dr. Funny and the rest of the team are truly the best!
Kelly – Dental Assistant II
My name is Kelly, and I have been part of the UPD clinical team for six years. I have been married for 14 years and have a wonderful son named Mason. My family and I love the outdoors; we go boating every weekend and compete for the biggest fish. My son is a huge baseball player, so when we are not on the lake, we are on the ball field. 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.
Megan – Dental Assistant II
My name is Megan, and I am a DAII as one of University Pediatric Dentistry’s clinical assistants. I have been in the dental field for seven years and have been with UPD for five years. I have a son named Benjamin, who 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!
Madison – Care Coordinator
My name is Madison, and I am the patient care coordinator. I have been a part of Dr. Funny and Dr. Maynor’s team for six years and in the dental field for nine. I help assist our families with financial needs, as well as helping them feel at ease in the office. 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 running, watching football, and visiting my family.
Tracy – New Patient Coordinator & Dental Assistant II
My name is Tracy, and I am the new patient coordinator. Although my primary spot is at the front desk, you may also see me in the back as part of the clinical team. I graduated from the dental assisting program at Central Piedmont Community College in 2012. I have been a part of the UPD team for three years and could not be happier here! I am a Huntersville native, born and raised. During my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, friends, and family and being outside playing with my fur-child, Hoot.