Our Staff

We know that our office is only as effective and as welcoming as the people who work in it, which is why we take pride in our friendly and well-trained team members! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive and nurturing environment. We promise to speak candidly with you about possible treatments as well as any risks and associated costs of treatment, and how treatment can address your individual needs.

Our staff is highly skilled, uniquely trained and strives to provide unparalleled service to each patient. Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and certifications, and years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Our staff includes:

Amanda Caldwell — Patient Care CoordinatorAmandag

Amanda joined our team in February 2015. She has spent over 13 years in the dental field. Amanda’s meticulous nature helps her to provide outstanding care to our patients. She lives in Salem with her wonderful husband, loving daughter and hyper dog, Daphne. She enjoys her time off with her family along with cooking, gardening and watching HGTV.

 

Rebecca Loving — Dental Hygienist

Rebecca has been a member of our team since May 2001. She received her Associate in Applied Science Degree from Virginia Western Community College in the field of dental hygiene in 1985. In addition to her hygiene job, Rebecca helps the Roanoke Valley Dental Society with their monthly meetings. Rebecca is from Roanoke originally and resides in Roanoke County with her husband, Michael; son, Taylor; and her three four-legged kids, Rascal, Samantha and Ruby. When she isn’t working, Rebecca likes to walk, does Jazzercise two-three times a week, tries her hand at gardening and spends time with family and friends.

  

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Taylor Hartness — Dental Hygienist

Taylor graduated in May 2015 from the dental hygiene program at Virginia Western CommunityCollege and joined our team in June 2015. Taylor is a friendly, gentle hygienist who cares about her patients’ oral health as well as their overall well-being. In her spare time, Taylor enjoys cooking, catching up with friends and family, and volunteering.

 

 

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Kristin Kidd — Practice Manager/Dental AssistantKristin

Kristin graduated from Roanoke College with a degree in biology in 2004 and joined our team in 2005. Her knowledge of multiple aspects of dentistry is essential to the daily functioning of the practice. She lives in Botetourt County with her husband, John; their two children, Davis and Kate; dogs, Sampson and Abby; cats, Gizmo and Stewie; and gerbils, Tinker and Bell. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and working on DIY projects around the house.

 

Denise Knisely — Dental AssistantDenise

Denise is originally from Pennsylvania and has lived with her husband, Tom, and her children, Sam and Brooke, in the city of Roanoke for the last nine years. Denise joined our team in 2014 and assists the team to provide an efficient, comfortable atmosphere for our patients! In her free time, she loves to play tennis, camp with her family, and watch her children in their sports.

 

Cheryl Kanetzke — Office Manager /Dental AssistantCheryl

Cheryl grew up in the Roanoke Valley and graduated from William Byrd High School. She joined our dental team in 2004. She has excelled in her management skills throughout her working career and officially joined the Kanetzke Clan as “The Mrs.” in 2005. Cheryl enjoys interior decorating, loves her pets, enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, and along with Dr. Kanetzke, plays a lot of tennis!

To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous team can deliver, schedule your appointment with our office today!