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Meet Dr. Carlin and Our Dedicated Dental Team

Bryan Carlin, DDS

Dr. Bryan Carlin.

Dr. Bryan Carlin – Dr. Carlin was born in Raleigh, NC, and grew up in Louisville, KY. He graduated Ballard High School in 1978. In 1983, he graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology, and five years later he graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. He even received the Bruce Obray Basic Sciences Award in 1985 for best performance in the UKCD class of 1988. After graduation, he was accepted into general practice residency at the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, and later decided to take a position at Chandler Hospital, with focus on hospital dentistry and medically compromised patients, as well as advanced general and prosthetic dentistry. Dr. Carlin’s outstanding work led him to be assigned as Chief Resident of the General Practice Residency at UK Hospital Lexington in 1989. This position entrusted Dr. Carlin to oversee all the operating room dental cases and the first year residents. After his time there, Dr. Carlin moved in 1990, with wife Elizabeth and daughter Heather to Hendersonville, TN, where he started his private dentist office in Madison, TN. Dr. Carlin’s hobbies include skiing, boating, auto racing, and collecting and building street/track cars.

Kelly Guy

Kelly enjoys her position as Office Coordinator and has worked in the dental industry since 2002. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Cumberland University. You may see Kelly in the big screen as she has had roles in commercials for Overstock, BF Meyers, and Miracle Ford to name a few. In her free time she enjoys boating, judging pageants, traveling, and serving her community as a member of Junior Service League. We are thankful to have Kelly as a team member.

Kelly Guy.

Jillian Emanuel

Jillian works side by side with Dr. Carlin as his Assistant. She is a Registered Dental Assistant in the State of Tennessee and is certified in dental radiology and nitrous oxide monitoring. She is currently pursuing her degree in Science to further her career in dental hygiene. In Jillian’s free time she enjoys cycling, traveling, and wakeboarding. She is a valuable member of our team and goes the extra mile for our patients.

Jillian Emanuel.

Tina Goodwin

Tina is one of our Dental Hygienists and has been a vital member of our team since 1987. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Tennessee, Memphis. She is licensed in nitrous oxide administration and local anesthesia. Tina is happily married to her high school sweetheart and they have three children and two dogs. In her free time Tina enjoys playing golf, traveling, and attending Titan’s football games. Her expertise in her field makes Tina such an important part of our team.

Tina Goodwin.

Ginny Sells

Ginny has a valuable position as one of our Dental Hygienist and as Dr. Carlin’s Assistant. Ginny obtained her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, FL. When she’s not at work you may find Ginny planning a road trip with her friends, spending time at the beach, boating, and camping. We appreciate Ginny’s commitment to giving each patient the time and attention they deserve.

Ginny Sells.

Connie Nelson

Connie is our Financial Coordinator and is the newest member of our team. Her knowledge is invaluable as she has worked in the dental field since 2003. She is happily married and enjoys shopping, trying out new restaurants, working out in the gym, and spending time with family and friends. You will always find Connie with a smile on her face as she is an asset to our office. We are lucky to have her as a part of our team.

Connie Nelson.

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Dr. Carlin is such a great dentist! I trust his work & have peace of mind knowing I'm in good hands. The rest of his staff is always very kind & make going to the dentist the best experience possible. I would highly recommend this office to anyone in need of a good dental home!

-Connie R.
Hendersonville, TN