The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

 

Dr. Jonathan Lafond

  • College of Charleston with BA in Biology 1988
  • Medical Univ of SC College of Dental Medicine 1992
  • Georgetown University Medical Center Certificate of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1996
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 1999, Recertified 2008
  • Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member of The South Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Diplomate of The National Dental Board of Anesthesiology 


Dr. Kimberly Tambini

  • College of Charleston with a BS in Biology 1992
  • Medical Univ of SC College of Dental Medicine 1997
  • Univ of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center Certificate of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2001
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2005, Recertified 2014
  • Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Member of The South Carolina Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Diplomate of The National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
  • NEW! CERTIFIED IN COSMETIC BOTOX!
  • Hobbies:  God 1st, Family and her fur baby "Squirrel", watching lots of sports and being outdoors on/near the water.

 

 

Toni : Originally a Medical Assistant, Toni entered the field of dentisty in 1999 by joining our practice!  She has been implemental in daily operations and office growth. Toni is very efficient in the coordination of patient care and insurance & billing.  Toni  lives in Summerville with her husband Ben and three daughters Alyssa (26), Cali (18) & Ellie (2).  Toni enjoys playing Softball, Traveling to Hawaii and fine dining. 

Taylor:  Joined us almost a year ago and has become Toni's right hand girl, helping to keep the patient flow going.  Taylor has been working in the dental field for over 5 years and is cross trained for both admin and clinical.

Lauren:  Meeting our office first as a patient, Lauren became intrested in Oral Surgery. After graduating in 2016 from TTC Dental Program, Lauren joined our practice!  She has been with us for over 2 years. In a short amount of time, she became an AAOMS Anesthesia Certified Surgical Assistant & is DANB certified.  Lauren is currently cross training in adminstrative areas while focusing on the coordination of patient care.  Lauren lives in Walterboro and is recently married to the love of her life Quinn.  Lauren enjoys the outdoors, hunting & fishing.

Kate:  Also joined us almost a year ago and has some background experience in both the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery and nursing/patient care.  She has fit right in with our office and looks forward to taking her AAOMS anesthesia course soon.