Columbia SC Dentist Office Staff


Your local Columbia SC Dental Care Team


Columbia SC Dental hygienistJessica is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She was born in Pittsburgh, PA but grew up in Irmo. She has 9 years of dental experience. She obtained her dental assistant certification from Midlands Technical College in 2004 & then worked as a dental assistant for 7 years. She decided to further her education & in 2011 received her associates degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She is also certified to administer infiltration anesthesia.

She is passionate about ensuring that her patients develop & maintain excellent oral health. She is a mentor of the American Dental Hygienists Association.


Columbia SC Dental staff front officeTiffany is our front office manager. She comes to us from Oklahoma. She started her dental career in 2002 when she earned her dental assistant certification from Colorado Dental Assistant Academy. Tiffany’s objective is to ensure that each patient has a smooth transition into our practice & throughout the course of their treatment. Whether you are seeking quality routine dental care or cosmetic procedures to improve your smile, she is here to facilitate consultations, plan treatment & discuss insurance & payment options.

With over 11 years in the dental field, Tiffany’s experience & education helps her exceed all our patients’ expectations. Tiffany has been married for 13 years & together they have a son, Ian.


Columbia SC Dental hygienistCasey Sharpe is our Hygiene/Scheduling Coordinator. She is the first face you will see when you walk into our office. Casey is dedicated in helping you become familiar with our hygiene program and will make sure you are provided with the best service possible during your visit.

Casey grew up in the Columbia area and started working for Dr. Trinkner in 2007. After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of South Carolina, she returned to Dr. Trinkner’s practice. She is passionate about health and wellness and enjoys spending time with her husband, their two dogs, and two cats.


Columbia SC Dental hygienistStacey is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She was born in Germany while her parents were stationed abroad, and spent her early years growing up on army bases around the country. From middle school on, she was raised in upstate New York.

Stacey graduated from Paul Smith College, and worked for several years before returning to school to study dental hygiene. Stacey has been a practicing hygienist for ten years. She lives in Columbia with her husband and two sons. Stacey believes that your dental health is a key ingredient of a healthy lifestyle, and looks forward to taking care of you.



Columbia SC Dental assistantKaci is a certified dental assistant. She earned her certification along with her associates degree from Midlands Technical College.

Kaci was born & raised in South Carolina. Her interest in dentistry began at an early age. Kaci has a desire to continue learning about the advancements taking place in dentistry. Kaci is married and enjoys traveling in her free time.


Columbia SC Dental assistantKayla is one of our dental assistants. Kayla was born & raised in South Carolina. Her interest in dentistry began at an early age with her mom working for a dental office. Kayla began her career in dentistry in 2007. Kayla lives in Lexington with her husband and son, Kaden. Kayla enjoys spending time with her friends and family.