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Valerie Campbell

Registered Dental Hygienist
Valerie was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in Princeton, New Jersey. She attended high school in Colorado Springs, Colorado. After high school Valerie attended college at the University of Colorado and graduated in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She enjoys providing our patients with an understanding of optimal oral health and what it takes to achieve a healthy smile. Valerie has been a leader in the dental hygiene department of our practice.

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Marianne (Mary) Tolley

Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary graduated from Old Dominion University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. Mary joined our practice in 2006 and educates our patients on attaining lifelong, whole-mouth health.

This is her personal goal and she does this by listening and hearing what each patient says. She is able to address any concerns and questions in an easy laid back way.

Mary stays ahead in the field by attending continuing education programs and seminars. She is responsible for scheduling many of our staffs lunch and learn sessions which are critical in staying current in the ever changing and advancing field of dentistry.

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Paula DaBella Dove

Practice Administrator
Paula started her dental career in the mid 1980s as a chairside dental assistant. In 1987, she acquired her dental radiology certification. By the early 90s she made the move from the clinical side of dentistry to the business side. She has attended many practice management seminars given by leaders in the industry and has a true passion for dentistry.

Paula moved from a multi-dentist/orthodontic practice in Pennsylvania to North Carolina in 2002. She joined our team in June, 2009, and has helped facilitate many changes in our practice. Paula’s broad base of experience in dentistry has made her knowledgeable in all facets of patient care and treatment planning.

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Lauren Billings

Patient Coordinator
Lauren serves as a patient coordinator in our practice. She has been in the field of dentistry since 2009 and has gained many skills working with Dr. Schrumpf, Dr. Herman, and our entire staff. Lauren looks forward to expanding her knowledge in dentistry and making dental care her long-term career.

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Teresa Ellermann

Dental Assistant
Teresa was first introduced to dentistry in 1990. She started in a general practice office and was trained as a dental assistant. After a few months, Teresa decided to obtain her national dental assistant certification. Her favorite aspect of patient care is witnessing the dramatic changes in patients’ smiles and the general improvement in their overall health.

Teresa is a pivotal member of our clinical team and assists each doctor during treatment to ensure that patient needs and desires are met. Teresa enjoys the relationships she has formed with patients throughout the years.

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Robin Combs

Dental Assistant
Robin has been a dental assistant for many years in the Hampton Roads area. She obtained her dental radiology certification in 1995 from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. Robin enjoys providing our patients with superb care.

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Jenny Pierce

Dental Assistant
Jenny, a native of Virginia Beach, with over 5 years of experience thoroughly enjoys the opportune occasions when she works at our practice helping out her “beloved dental family” as she likes to call us. She learned valuable chairside skills from Dr. Schrumpf and Dr. Herman as a dental assistant working with our team up until the birth of her second daughter and now comes back to sub as needed.

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Amber Twiford

Patient Care Coordinator
Amber started working in dentistry in 2002 as a patient care coordinator. She is one of the smiling faces you see when you walk into our office. She brings her years of experience to our office to facilitate the scheduling and financing process. Her easy manner and sincere desire to help makes her a joy to work with and she enjoys providing our patients with outstanding customer service.

Amber is married and has three beautiful daughters and enjoys spending her free time watching them play soccer. She also loves photography and football.

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Jacob Aftel

Patient Care Coordinator
Jacob is a semi-retired architect and brings computer and administrative experience to the Schrumpf & Herman Family Dentistry team. Jacob is committed to ensuring that the patient’s technology experience is as excellent as the dental care we provide. Jacob looks forward to serving both the staff and our valuable patients with whatever help they may need navigating the expanding role of technology in our practice.