Massie Bailey, BA, MBA
Meet Massie, she is our Practice Administrator. Massie graduated from Hollins University in 2004 with a B.A. in Business and received her M.B.A in 2008 from Liberty University. Before she started full time in our office in 2006 she was a Dentrix Trainer and traveled Virginia, North Carolina, and West Virginia, training dental offices on Dentrix Software. She works with our patients to create financial arrangements that are comfortable for them. Massie is our dynamic team manager, she keeps us motivated and makes working at Lake Country Dental Care a pleasure.
When not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family. She and her husband Jonathan enjoy spending time on the lake, cooking and going to NASCAR races.
Kellee Davis, RDH
Kellee has been a part of our exceptional team since 2009. She received her degree in dental hygiene from Virginia Western in May of 2005. Prior to joining our team she worked for several years in Lynchburg, Virginia. In 2005 she earned a certificate from the J. P. Institute in Evolutionary Hygiene, and she earned a second certificate from J. P. Institute in Evolutionary Hygiene in 2009. She is also certified in cardiac life support and she received her anesthesia certification in 2009 from MCV/VCU School of Dentistry. Kellee keeps her skills and knowledge up to date by completing many hours in continuing education each year.
She cherishes the relationships she has developed with many families who rely on her for comfortable dental cleanings and expert oral healthcare. Kellee holds herself to the highest dental hygiene standards and her caring approach ensures that each of her patients enjoy their healthy and beautiful smiles for life. She enjoys presenting treatment options which allow patients to meet their dental goals. She enjoys spending time with her family, exercising and loves being involved in her church.
Emily is a native of Halifax County. She graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Virginia Western in 2009 and has been with us since she graduated. The Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Trophy was awarded to Emily and she was ranked in the top of her class. Emily is extremely proficient with digital radiography as well as intra oral photography. She takes great pride in staying abreast of the newest dental technologies and procedures. She is certified in Basic Life Support, (CPR/AED), DOCS Oral Sedation, and JP Institute Evolutionary Team. She is also part of the first class to graduate from Virginia Western with a certification in administering local anesthesia as well as nitrous oxide.
Outside the office she enjoys spending time with her family. She takes fantastic photographs and we all at Lake Country Dental Care enjoy seeing what wonderful family images she manages to capture!
Alex started working at our office in 2008 while she was in high school. She has since received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Virginia in 2010 and her Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Virginia Western in 2017. Alex was inducted as a member of the national dental hygiene honor society, Sigma Phi Alpha, after graduating at the top of her class. She was also awarded the Virginia Dental Hygienists’ Association Student Award, which recognizes scholastic ability, clinical proficiency, and professional contributions. Alex currently holds certifications in Basic Life Support (CPR/AED), administration of local anesthesia and nitrous oxide, as well as using non-surgical lasters for periodontal treatment.
Outside the office Alex enjoys spending time with her family, friends and dog, Roxie, as well as traveling.
Jenny, Registered Nurse
Jenny is a registered nurse and has been married to Dr. Reggie Young for thirty-nine years. They met in Richmond when she was in nursing school and he was attending dental school. In 1978 after graduating, they moved to Clarksville and established Lake Country Dental Care.
Jenny has enjoyed bringing her nursing expertise and applying it to The field of dentistry. She has advanced her skill and knowledge of dentistry over the last three decades. Jenny enjoys the implant aspect of the practice. She laughs when reflecting on the very first implant course she attended. Dr. Lum, from the Perio Institute, insisted she actually place an implant along with all the other dentists. That was twenty years ago and Jenny would tell you, much has changed in the field of Implantology. She also enjoys working with sedation patients and their families. Dentistry is so exciting, because it is constantly changing.
When not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, gardening, skiing, and sailing.
Meet Valerie, Clinical Assistant
Valerie has been a part of our exceptional team since 2007. She enjoys working as a Clinical Assistant and her priority is to make your visit a pleasant and comfortable experience. She enjoys educating patients about their dental health and being a helping hand in their process to a happy healthy smile. She is certified in Basic Life Support (CPR/AED), Radiology, DOCS Oral Sedation, and the JP Institute, Evolutionary Team. Being part of the Lake Country Dental team is truly rewarding.
In her free time, Valerie enjoys bow hunting and spending time with her family and friends.