Our dental practice has team members to assist you with appointment scheduling, financial and insurance concerns, as well as all the clinical aspects of periodontal and implant treatment.
Dr. Parham’s commitment to patient care is shared by the entire team. Our dental hygienists and assistants have special training for the needs of periodontal and implant patients. Our administrative team members will make sure you are fully informed of what to expect each visit. Our entire team is focused on making you feel comfortable.
Front Office Staff
Jackie Patterson was born and raised in Dalton and now lives with her husband and four children in Cohutta. She enjoys attending her children’s sports activities like football and gymnastics. Jackie graduated from Northwestern Technical College in 2006 as a medical coder; she is certified through the American Academy of Professional Coders. For the past year and a half, she has been greeting patients at our office with a smile. Jackie enjoys working in an environment of independence and trust, from staff and patients alike.
Kim Bell is a native of Jacksonville, Florida, where she graduated from Andrew Jackson High School. She has four children who are active in many sports – including football and basketball. After moving to Eton seven years ago, she attended the Northwest Georgia Dental Assisting School of Lafayette, where she was certified in 2007. Prior to joining our staff, she worked with mentally and physically disabled adults for six and a half years. Each day, Kim looks forward to providing individualized patient care and making sure that patients have a positive, rewarding experience in our practice.
Kristi Plott is originally from Cleveland, Tennessee and currently lives in Dalton, GA. Kristi has two teenage kids and two Labrador retrievers. Some of her favorite pastimes are trout fishing and hiking with her family. Kristi graduated from Miller-Motte Technical College in Chattanooga, TN with a certificate in dental assisting. As a member of our staff at DIPC, Kristi enjoys working with her fellow employees. Patients appreciate her friendly, outgoing personality, and she enjoys getting to know the patients.
Cindy Hardin, R.D.H. has worked as a periodontal therapist/dental hygienist since 1989, when she graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Born and raised in Dalton, she graduated from Southeast Whitfield High School and also attended Dalton State College. Cindy has worked in our practice since 1992 and finds gratification in helping patients take care of their periodontal health; her uplifting personality and bright smile help ease patients down the road to recovery. She is active in her local church and enjoys working out and spending time outdoors.