Dothan Dentist

Meet Your Trusted Dothan Dental Team

In the dental field, good teamwork is essential. That’s why all of our team members aren’t only successful at their own jobs, but have also received cross training in everyone else’s positions as well so that they can keep the office’s well-oiled machine running smoothly at all times. Dr. Gaunt is proud to work alongside such experienced, efficient, and passionate ladies who share his goal of always putting the patient’s needs first. To learn more about each team member at Dothan Cosmetic Dentistry, keep reading below:

Starla, Dental Hygienist

Starla is originally from Dothan Alabama. She attended Auburn University and finished with her Degree as a Registered Dental Hygienist at Santa Rosa Junior College in beautiful Sonoma County in Northern California. Starla’s career in Dentistry spans over 15 years in Alabama and California. She is also certified in periodontal laser therapy and local anesthetic. Starla is married with two amazing boys! Outside of work, there is nothing she enjoys more than watching her boys play football, basketball, and baseball.

“I have loved working here at Dothan Cosmetic Dentistry since 2010. I enjoy educating and helping patients with their dental health.” – Starla


Ashley, Dental Assistant

Ashley first joined our practice in 2017 and has over 15 years of experience in Dentistry. Originally from Cottonwood, Ashley is married to her best friend Chad and has two wonderful boys, Waylon and Cody. Her interests outside of Dentistry include spending time with her loved ones, watching her kids play baseball, basketball and football. Ashley and her family enjoy riding 4-wheelers, going to the beach and fishing.

“My favorite part of working here at Dothan Cosmetic Dentistry is seeing patients leave the office with new found confidence in their smile.” -Ashley


Sierra, Dental Assistant

Sierra has been with our practice since 2017. Originally from Jack, Alabama, she attended ESCC before pursuing her dental education at Birmingham Dental Assistant School. She is a CDA (Certified Dental Assistant) Sierra has a son named Connor. In her free time, she hangs out with family, bakes, shops and goes to the beach.

“I love seeing new patients and helping them with their dental needs, seeing patients walk out with a confident smile makes this job so much fun. Working with such a great dentist and co-workers is just an added bonus.” -Sierra


Brianna, Receptionist

Brianna is the newest addition to our team. She is a 2017 graduate of Northside Methodist Academy. Brianna married the love of her life, Tyler, in September 2020! They have an awesome dog named Josie. Brianna was born and raised in true Alabama fashion: She enjoys riding 4-wheelers, watching baseball and sitting by good bonfire.

“I enjoy working here because of the family atmosphere between my co-workers and our patients.” -Brianna


Caroline, Financial Coordinator

Caroline has been with our practice since August 2020. She was born in Dothan, into a military family. Raised in Northern Virginia, she and her family moved back to their roots after Caroline finished High School. Caroline has over 20 years in Financing and Sales. She has her Associates Degree from Wallace Community College. Caroline is married to her wonderful husband George. Caroline has two daughters, Gracie, who is attending college in Georgia and Emma who is a cheerleader at Ashford High School. She enjoys watching football and spending time with family, including her fur-baby Chloe.

“Working for Dr. Gaunt has been a blessing. I get up every day looking forward to seeing our amazing patients, and staff.” -Caroline