Pendleton, SC Dental Staff - Pendleton Dental Care

Our Staff

At Pendleton Dental Care, our staff is our greatest asset.  With staff members that have been a part of our team for over 25 years, we truly know our community, our patients and their families, and are able to provide friendly, personal dental care.

The brief descriptions below are designed to help you get to know our staff.

Pendleton, SC Dentist Dr. Mark StameyDr. Mark Stamey

A graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Stamey has been practicing dentistry since 1985.

Dr. Stamey is from Aiken, South Carolina. He graduated from Aiken High School, and then attended Presbyterian College to complete B.S. Degree in Biology.  Upon graduating from the MUSC College of Dental Medicine, Dr. Stamey spent several years practicing dentistry in the rural, underserved areas around Chester, Charleston, and McCormick, S.C.

In 1994, Dr. Stamey purchased the existing practice of Dr. John Young in Pendleton, S.C, and has enjoyed serving the dental needs of his patients under the office name of Pendleton Dental Care.   Over the ensuing 19 years, he has been very proud to see the practice continue to grow and flourish.

Dr. Stamey and his wife, Patty, have one son, Matthew, who is currently in High School.  They are all active members of Trinity United Methodist Church in nearby Anderson, SC. As a family, they enjoy tennis, bicycling, hiking, snow skiing, boating, and travel.  Dr. Stamey has enjoyed coaching youth baseball for many years, and currently serves as an assistant Boy Scout Leader. He has a passion for both Atlanta Braves and Clemson Tiger baseball. Since opening his practice, Dr. Stamey has actively supported local schools and civic organizations, and enjoys sponsoring or participating in community activities.

Dr. Stamey is member of the American Dental Association, the South Carolina Dental Association, the Tri-County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.  He is also an office holder and active member of the Anderson County Dental Society. He regularly provides dental care at the Anderson Free Clinic, and proudly serves as a member of the Board of Directors for that organization.

Dr. Stamey is committed to his patients and to his profession, and regularly attends continuing education courses to stay abreast of the constant changes in the field of dentistry.



 

Hygienists

Kim Chambers
Kim graduated with honors from Greenville Technical College in 1991, and is a Registered Dental Hygienist.  She has been with our practice since that same year.   Kim prides herself on her thoroughness, and really enjoys her relationships with our patients.   She is married and has two children – a son at Coastal Carolina and a recently married daughter who is now an elementary school teacher with the Laurens school system.  

 

 

 

 

Niki Hindman
Originally from Virginia, Niki graduated with honors from Virginia Western College in 1994, and is a Registered Dental Hygienist.  She has been with our practice since 2004.   Niki stays quite busy with her two daughters and their activities.  She is a pleasant and caring professional, and takes great pride in her work.

 

 

 

 

 

 



Receptionist / Front Office Manager

Wanda Mann
As our receptionist, Wanda is a “master multi-tasker” and a genuine people person you will enjoy getting to know.   Wanda also has a background as a dental assistant, so she understands the clinical, business and insurance aspects of dentistry thoroughly.   A native of Sandy Springs, Wanda has been with our practice since 1985.  She is married and has a daughter who works with the South Carolina DHEC.   During her time off, Wanda enjoys cooking and travel.

 

 


 



Assistants

Kenya Brucke
Kenya graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant from Tri-County Technical College in 2000.   She is married and has two young children that, as any parent knows, keep her quite busy.   She has been with us since 2004, and takes great pride in her talents as an assistant and in helping patients feel at ease during their treatment.

 

 

 

 

 

Amber Morgan
Amber is a Certified Dental Assistant, having recently graduated from Tri-County Technical College.   She started her career with us immediately after her graduation, and is enthusiastic and continuing to learn and grow in her profession.   Amber is married and has two young children; she and her daughter enjoy competitive barrel racing.
 

 

 

 

 



Insurance Coordinator

Zelma Padgett
Zelma has been in the field of dentistry for 47 years!   She has been with our practice since its inception in 1994, having worked previously for Dr. Gressette and Dr. Young.  Originally from Georgia, she live in Pendleton. She has two grown sons, and enjoy spending time with their two wonderful grandchildren and great-grandson.