Meet the Team

Renee GoodmanRenee Goodman

Treatment Coordinator

With our office since 1994, Renee works with many of our new patients to present and coordinate treatment, and assists Dr. Layton with patient care and communications when needed. She enjoys getting to know patients on a personal level, and feels it is an important part in effectively meeting their oral health needs. Renee, along with the rest of our team, strives to stay current with new technology and continually learns new and enhanced techniques to improve patient care.

When she’s not in the office, Renee enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. They love taking advantage of the great outdoors!

Colleen Chwiecko


Colleen Chwiecko

Certified Dental Assistant

Colleen works alongside Dr Layton as a chairside assistant, helping with all aspects of patient care and sterilization. She truly cares for our patients’ health and well-being, and wants to make sure that every patient who comes into our office leaves with a smile.

While Colleen is new to North Carolina, she has loved exploring all the great places to hike and camp in this beautiful area.

Debbie Bishop


Debbie Bishop

Office Manager

Debbie has made sure our office has run smoothly and efficiently for over a decade. She brings over 30 years of experience in dentistry, and it shows in her adept handling of our patients’ financial arrangements, scheduling, and maintenance of records. She greatly enjoys coordinating our patients’ insurance coverage to make sure they get the benefits they deserve. Debbie’s favorite aspect of our office is that Dr. Layton has created such a wonderful atmosphere for patients to enjoy, and that all members of the team stay up-to-date on the latest technology.

Nicole Lopez


Nicole Lopez

Registered Dental Hygienist

Nicole is one of our talented dental hygienists. While she helps patients achieve and maintain ideal oral health through cleanings and periodontal care, her favorite aspect of her job is building relationships with patients and helping them feel comfortable in the dental setting. Nicole and Dr. Layton share the value of putting patients’ needs first, especially when it comes to the treatment of headaches and chronic migraine pain.

Nicole is married and has two beautiful daughters. She has been a proud resident of Charlotte for the past 28 years.

Rochelle Curtis


Rochelle Curtis

Registered Dental Hygienist

While she may be a new member of our team, Rochelle has over 20 years of experience as a dental hygienist. She is dedicated to educating patients on their overall dental health and building relationships with them in order to make them as comfortable as possible when in our office. She appreciates Dr. Layton’s commitment to continuing his education and incorporating advanced treatments into the office, like TruDenta®.

Rochelle is married and lives in the Lake Wylie area. She loves traveling, boating on the lake, and going to the gym in her free time.

 

 

 

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