Our Team

Samantha Merrifield, RDT, RDH, BS
Owner/Lead Ceramist/Implant Specialist
Samantha has had a long and varied career in dentistry, starting as a chair-side assistant while still in high school. She is the only person in the area that holds both a dental technician license and a dental hygiene license. Over the years, Samantha has made training a priority – becoming proficient in various occlusal philosophies in dentistry such as Pankey, Spear, Dawson, Kois and LVI, just to name a few. She is an alumna of the Medical University of South Carolina, and has been published in peer-reviewed journals. She guest lectures at colleges throughout the southeastern United States, and is a frequent presenter to dental study clubs on a variety of topics. She also instructs at the ADS Learning Center, which focuses on training CAD/CAM dental assistants and CPR.  She is currently an accreditation candidate with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.  Samantha’s hobbies include playing ice hockey, wildlife rescue and sea kayaking.
Joshua Morris
CAD/CAM Specialist
Josh is a current student at the University of South Carolina, where he is studying political science.  Josh is originally from South Carolina, and currently lives in Lexington with his German shepherd puppy, Riley. When he’s not working, Josh enjoys sports, gaming and cooking.
Andrew Tisdale
Ceramist
Andrew is originally from Lexington SC. He is currently working on her RDT certification and her AACD accreditation.  He is also an instructor at the ADS Learning Center, focusing on aesthetics for CAD/CAM dental assistants.  In his spare time, Andrew enjoys gaming and taking his girlfriend’s kids to soccer practice.