Our Team

team_photo_updated

Alliance Dentistry has assembled one of the best, most highly trained dental care teams in the Cary, North Carolina area to provide exceptional patient care. Our patients in the Cary, Apex, Morrisville and greater Raleigh area will appreciate the quality people and caring approach that our team offers.

“This Dentist office is fantastic.”

They treat you like family – the front desk staff, the hygienists, and the dentists. They are fast, thorough and gentle. I even had a filling replaced with no medication. Alliance is by far the best I have ever been too.”
– Stanley Levine

Dental Hygienists

Amy Gibbs, R.D.H.

Team pictures 2016 007

Amy was born and raised in Raleigh, NC and has been with Alliance Dentistry for five years. She graduated at the top of her class, earning an AAS degree in Dental Hygiene from Wake Tech Community College in 2009. She received multiple awards, including the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award for Outstanding Clinician and the B.C. Raynor Award for Best Role Model, and was a member of the Sigma Phi Alpha Honor Society. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband, David, and their two beautiful children, Zahra and Elias.

Robin Kochur, R.D.H.

Robin grew up in the Akron, Ohio area and joined the Alliance team in January, 2012. He worked as an endodontic dental assistant for over 10 years before earning his AAS degree in Dental Hygiene from Stark State College in 2008. He and his wife relocated to North Carolina in 2011 and are happy to now call Cary home. Away from the dental office, he enjoys traveling, music and searching for unique finds on ebay.

Lauren Leager, R.D.H.

Team pictures 2016 008

Born and raised in Raleigh, Lauren joined our team in January, 2011. She attended Broughton High School and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication. After working a few years in medical marketing and public relations, Lauren decided she wanted a more fulfilling career, so she enrolled in the dental hygiene program at Wake Tech Community College, graduating in 2010. She and her husband, Travis, are blessed with a son, Weston, and are awaiting the birth of another son this summer. In addition to enjoying her role as a mother, Lauren enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with friends. She is also happy assisting her husband with remodeling projects around their house and spending time at the beach.

Lorrie Manning, R.D.H.

Team pictures 2016 004

Our newest team member, Lorrie grew up in Durham and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a dental hygienist for over three decades and we are thrilled she has brought that experience to our office. Many patients have followed her for years, a testament to her warmth, dedication and skilled care. Lorrie and her husband Mark have three children, Macy, Jamie and Zach. She enjoys spending time with Macy and her son-in-law Ryan, and cheering on Jamie at lacrosse games and Zach at baseball games.

Dental Assistants

Stephanie Bowman, D.A. ||

Stephanie has worked with Dr. Tim for nearly ten years and has been a member of the Alliance Dentistry team since we opened. She grew up in Charlotte, NC and graduated with a Certificate in Dental Assisting II from Wake Tech Community College. She is the head Dental Assistant and plays a critical role in the success of our clinical operations. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and three young boys.

Holly Hornick, D.A. ||

Team pictures 2016 003

Holly has been a member of the Alliance Dentistry team since 2014. Growing up in Danville, VA, she relocated to the Triangle area to enroll in the Dental Assisting Program at Wake Technical Community College. Upon graduation, Holly received honors for Outstanding Clinical Achievement, Academic Achievement and Pediatric Dental Assisting. Outside the office, Holly and her husband keep busy caring for their three dogs, Sandy, Cookie, and Chance.

Receptionist

Kelsea Roy

Kelsea grew up in Fuquay Varina, NC and graduated from Fuquay Varina High School. Prior to becoming a member of the Alliance team, she worked as a Pharmacy Technician. She loves spending her free time with her daughter, Ella.

Office Manager

Amber Bowden

Amber was born and raised in Fuquay Varina, NC and joined our team in 2013. She attended Wake Tech Community College, working toward a degree in Medical Office Administration. She began her career as a medical front desk receptionist and transitioned to the dental field several years ago, making her way up to dental office manager. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her daughter, Aubrey.