Our Staff

The Staff at Dental Center of St. Simons

The friendly and knowledgeable staff at the Dental Center of St. Simons is dedicated to the comfort of our patients with emphasis on quality care. We provide gentle, family oriented care to adults and children. Our staff uses every available tool to assure that you have a relaxed and pleasant experience during your dental appointment. Patient comfort is always our number one priority.

Vickie Phillips

Office Manager

Vickie is our Office Manager and has been with Dental Center since 2016. She started out at the Dental Center of Vidalia as an Office Assistant. She transferred and took over as the Office Manager at Dental Center of St. Simons in January 2018. Vickie has been in the dental field since 1995 and brings a lot of knowledge to our office.

Vickie has one daughter and son in law Victoria and Lee Henry and two wonderful grandsons Landon and Brayson. Vickie enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Amy Patton

Dental Hygienist

Amy is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She received her Associates and Bachelor’s degree from West Liberty State University. Amy has been in practice for over thirty years as a hygienist. Amy enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them achieve a healthy smile.

Amy is married to Steve Patton and has three grown children, a daughter in law and a Grand Daughter Emerson. Amy is a member of at Wesley at Frederica United Methodist Church where her husband is the Pastor. Amy is involved with hand bells and the choir. She enjoys walking/running and spending time with her family.

Samantha Theus

Dental Hygienist

Samantha is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She received her degree from Middle Georgia Technical College in Warner Robins, Georgia in 2003.

She is committed to providing excellent overall patient care and comfortable preventative and periodontal treatment. Samantha strives to provide her patients with a caring environment and positive treatment experience.

Samantha is married to Steve Theus and they have two children, Knox and Isabella. Samantha and her family are members of St. Williams Catholic Church. Samantha enjoys being outdoors, fishing and spending time with family.

Carrie Sellers

Dental Assistant

Carrie has been a resident of the Golden Isles since 2001. She has been a Dental Assistant for over 15 years. Carrie has been with Dental Center of St. Simons since January 2018.

Carrie has received advanced training with her Expanded Duty Certification. Carrie takes pride in her job and takes great pleasure in assuring that the patients experience is always above and beyond their expectations.

Carrie is engaged to Brent Dykstra and has one grown child, Kurt. Carrie enjoys cooking, traveling and being outdoors.

Stacy Thomas

Dental Assistant

Stacy is a native of the Golden Isles. She has been a Dental Assistant for over 19 years. She has been with Dental Center of St. Simons since January 2018. Stacy began her career when she graduated from Coastal Community College in 2001. She is currently pursuing her Expanded duties Certification.

Stacy brings extensive knowledge and experience in many aspects of the Dental field whether it is clinical or clerical. She is trained in state of the art technology such as Itero/Digital Scanning and 3D imaging. Stacy is proud to be a part of the Dental Center of St. Simons and enjoys alongside Dr Daugherty, where together they deliver quality dental care using cutting edge technology.

Stacy has one grown child, Kayla and she enjoys fishing and camping.