Meet The Team

Dr. Matthew Stacey

Dentist


Dr. Stacey has been practicing at Parkview Dental for 19 years. He is a native of Boone and was accepted to the UNC School of Dentistry after just three years of undergraduate studies in Chapel Hill. He graduated, with honors, from the dental school in 1998 and entered the US Navy, commissioned as a lieutenant. His tours of duty included a year-long residency in advanced general dentistry in Jacksonville, Florida, two years at the US Naval Station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and one year at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He and his wife, Kim, have three children: Ethan, Alec, and Olivia. In his free time he enjoys skiing and mountain biking. Dr. Stacey has a gentle demeaner and approach that brings a sense of peace in the dental chair.

Our patients love Dr. Stacey's conservative and compassionate approach to treatment. 


Dr. J. W. Flaherty

Dentist


Dr. Flaherty has been with Parkview Dental for over 30 years and has been practicing dentistry for a total of 41 years.  

He grew up in Asheville, graduated from Asheville High School, and attended the University of North Carolina where he received bachelor degrees in both chemistry and literature. Upon graduating from the UNC dental school in 1979, he joined Dr. Robert H. Owen in dental practice. Dr. Flaherty has served as president of the Buncombe County Dental Society, as president of the First District of the North Carolina Dental Society, as well as other professional, church, and civic committees and boards. He and his wife, Darlene, have two children: Brooke, a graduate of UNC with a degree in public relations, and Trey, who recently graduated.  His favorite past times are playing golf and enjoying his granddaughter.

Dr. Flaherty is well known in the community and dearly loved by his patients and his staff.  


Dr. Josh Holt

Dentist


 

Dr. Holt Joined our practice in February. 

He was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He attended The University of Utah for his undergraduate studies before graduating with honors from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While at Temple, Dr. Holt was the president of the Haiti Dental Mission Club and personally provided much needed dental care to the most remote reaches of Haiti. He also served in many underserved clinics in and around Philadelphia during his time in school. 

Dr. Holt is committed to practicing evidence-based dentistry and strives to be up to date on the newest advances in dental medicine. He is a current member of the American Dental Association®.

Along with his wife, Laura, and two children, he moved back west after dental school. Both Dr. Holt and Laura speak Spanish fluently and take pride in serving those of the Latino community whenever possible. 

When Dr. Holt is not practicing dentistry; he is enjoying his time outdoors as an avid fly fisherman.  

"I find great fulfillment in helping those who are in pain and discomfort to feel better once again.  I also really enjoy those who are self-conscious or embarrassed about their smile to feel confident and take pride in their smiles again." 


Mary Alice Pressley, "Dr. MAC"

Dentist


Dr. Mac joined the Parkview Dental team as a dentist in August, but has been a patient of the practice for many years. She was born and raised in Asheville and Dr. Flaherty was her dentist growing up. She attended A. C. Reynolds High School, graduated from the College of Charleston Honors College with a bachelor of science degree in biology, and earned her doctorate from the Medical University of South Carolina. 


While at MUSC, Dr. Mac was exposed to a lot of digital dentistry and is excited to see some of the new technology incorporated into Parkview Dental. She is particularly interested in SureSmile clear aligner treatment and using oral appliances to help her patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.


Dr. Mac and her husband, Willy, just recently got married after moving back home to Asheville.  They are enjoying newlywed life, being close to family again, and are hoping to add a puppy to the mix real soon!



Leslie

Office Manager


Leslie has been at Parkview Dental for 12 years as the Referral & Billing Coordinator. She & her husband Shannon have 5 children; Alex, Brayden, Kennedy, Ellis, & Jesse. In her free time she loves DIY projects, watching Liberty Football, camping, and spending time with her family & church. She has a strong desire to help patients better understand their treatment and options, as well as keeping things organized and flowing smoothly.

"We were created to create beautiful smiles."


Christy

Patient Coordinator


Christy has been a Patient Coordinator at Parkview Dental for 3 years.  She & her husband Greg have one daughter, Kylie, who is currently in nursing school and one sweet dog Maggie Mae. Christy loves spending time at the beach & lake, as well as hanging out with friends. She is such an asset to our office with her positive attitude and her love for people. Along with being a patient coordinator she is our office "beautician." 

"I love it here because of all of my work peeps! I enjoy connecting with patients as well as seeing the final product our team creates." 


Lindsay

Billing and Insurance Coordinator


Lindsay has been in the dental field for 5 years. She came to our office first, 20 years ago as a patient, and has recently joined our team as our Billing and Insurance Coordinator.

Lindsay is married to her high school sweetheart and they have two boys, Zach and Sam.  She is a great problem solver and even greater at researching benefits for patients to make their part as smooth and as simple as possible.  

"I love the challenge of working with insurance companies. My goal is to make the insurance part simple for our patients." 


Alicia

Patient Coordinator


Alicia has been in the medical field for 9 years and has recently joined our practice. She is a local to Asheville and she lives in Candler with her puppy Chance.  In her free time she is involved in ministries that gives back to the community.  She loves hiking, running, and reading.  She is also a prophetic artist, working with charcoal and oil paint.

Alicia prides herself in being patient focused, empathetic, and positive.

"I am passionate about seeing peoples smiles transformed." 



Adriene

Hygienist


Adriene has been with Parkview Dental for 4 years. She has been practicing Hygiene for 19 years, serving 6 of those years as a dental hygiene instructor in FL and NC. 
She is most passionate about making patients feel comfortable, educating them about the physiology of disease, and providing thorough, gentle cleanings. We consider her as such a compassionate educator. It is very evident, through feedback from the patients, that she continues to love what she does.

 Outside of work and parenting, she is an avid tennis player, loves to read non-fiction, and she dabbles in mountain biking and swimming laps. 

"I believe my skills shine the most when patients need more-involved cleanings, due to my compassion for their situation, my attention to detail, and years of experience."



Erin

Hygienist


Erin has been a part of our Hygiene team for 6 years. She has been practicing Hygiene for a total of 12 years. She and her husband Matt have a precious son Pierce and a cute little dog named Pippa. Erin loves traveling and shopping. She and her family love their trips to Disney. Erin's personality truly brightens our office. Her patients love her because she is so caring, thorough, and compassionate.

"I love making dental visits a positive experience for patients, showing them you don't have to be scared to come to the dentist."


Kassie

Hygienist


Kassie has been with Parkview Dental for 6 months. She has been practicing hygiene for 21 years. She is happily married to her Haywood County Native husband, and together they have 4 daughters, 2 grandkids, and 3 dogs.  In her free time she loves spending time hiking, traveling, trying new foods, and her church. Kassie has many strong attributes including, honest communication, easing anxious patients, and teaching. 

 "I have the soul of a helper of men. It's extremely rewarding to encourage & educate patients while improving their health." 


Annette

Hygienist


Annette has been with Parkview Dental as a hygienist for 25 years. She has been practicing Hygiene for a total of 33 years. She and her husband Chad live in South Carolina with their fur babies.

In her free time she enjoys going to the lake, hiking, and spending time with her family. She has a deep love for her patients and they are very loyal to her. 

"I love what I do because it gives me the opportunity to educate and promote good oral health. I love taking care of beautiful smiles."


Jenna

Dental Assistant


Jenna has been at Parkview Dental for 4 years. She has been a dental assistant for 6 years.  She has a close relationship with many of her family members including her dad & her Aunt Chelsea. She also views our team here as family, saying that we are strong and we thrive together. In her free time she loves watching The New Orleans Saints play, making people laugh, dancing, and enjoying her fur baby Lexi.  She is a very driven, dependable, and hard working part of our team.  She wins the award for best patient notes in the office.

"There is nothing I love more than seeing the smile on someone's face after a procedure, to restore what kept if off in the first place."


Abe

Dental Assistant


Abe has been with Parkview Dental for 1 year.  He is a graduate of AB-Tech in 2020.  Abe is such an asset to our practice with his positive attitude and willingness to assist with a multitude of tasks.

In Abe's spare time he loves to cook for others, hang out with the youth, and spend time with his fur babies. 

 

"The love I have for my co-workers and the smile that patients get when we help them feel more confident in their smile is the reason I chose my career path"


LaShanda

Dental Assistant


LaShanda has been with Parkview Dental for almost 7 years as a dental assistant. She is married to her high school sweetheart of 19 years. Together they have two very handsome boys, Christopher & Nicolas. She enjoys spending time with family and exercising. At work she prides herself on connecting and relating to patients on a personal level.  She is light hearted and is always smiling and laughing... unless there is a spider in the room.

"I love making people smile. My job makes the smile more beautiful and healthy." 


Verronica

Dental Assistant


Verronica has been with Parkview Dental for 5 years.  She has been in the dental field for 11 years.  She has three amazing daughters and one precious grandson.  In her free time Verronica loves going to the beach, hiking, family time, and traveling. She is such an asset to our office. She is well educated, timely, and precise. She pays attention to detail and loves a great challenge. Her patients always commend her for her attentiveness and friendly demeaner.

"Greater diversity delivers better results."  


Savannah

Dental Assistant


Savannah has been with Parkview Dental for 5 months but she has been a patient for many years.  She has been in the dental field for 4 years.  She enjoys her time with her sweetheart and her 7 year old step son. She is also very close with her parents and siblings.  In her free time she loves going to the lake to fish and swim, crocheting blankets, playing with her fur babies, and reading a good book. She has a special way of connecting with people as well as a determination and willingness to learn.

"I love seeing smiles on my patients faces."