Meet the Team at West Asheville Family Dentistry – Asheville, NC

At West Asheville Family Dentistry, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.

We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at West Asheville Family Dentistry looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!

West Asheville Family Dentistry Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.

Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, West Asheville Family Dentistry’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!

Kim McLaughlin

Kim has been in the dental field for over 22 years & received her Dental Radiology Certificate from Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College in 2000. Kim enjoys helping patients navigate through the business process in a friendly & professional manner, to see that all their dental needs are met.

Kim & her husband have a 20-year-old son who will graduate next fall with a degree in Fish & Wildlife Management. In their spare time, they enjoy spending time at lake with family & friends & going to Friday night football games. Go Rockets!


Julie grew up here in WNC & began her Dental Assistant career in 2003, after receiving her Dental Radiology Certificate from Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College in 2002. She has been a Dental Assistant for 14 years & enjoys working with great patients in our practice & helping them achieve optimal dental health.

Julie & her husband Josh have one daughter, Alyssa, who enjoys drawing & reading. They also have a dog named Baxter. On the weekends, they love going camping & hanging out with family & friends.


Tracey & her husband are the proud parents of 3 beautiful girls. She has been in dentistry for 5 years.

She is gentle & caring & loves to get to know her patients & take good care of them. Tracey spends most of her weekends watching her girls play sports. She likes to run & be outside in these majestic mountains.


Missy has lived in Western North Carolina all her life & is a graduate of AB Tech with an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene. Missy is married & has one step-son. In her spare time she is an avid runner with eight marathons under her belt & still going! What she loves most about being in the dental field is being a positive influence on her patients.