Office Phone: 615-343-9404
Clinic Phone: 615-322-2377
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Lisa Buttrum, Dental Assistant
Lisa has been a Nashville resident for 12 years. She has been a dental assistant for 4 years. Lisa enjoys anything involving a challenge, including but not limited to rock climbing, kayaking and white water rafting.
Angie Costa, Registered Nurse 2
Renea Jones, Registered Charge Nurse
Heather Wade, Dental Assistant
Heather has been a registered dental assistant since 2008. She attended Volunteer State Community College. She enjoys the dental profession and patient care.
Teresa A. Fort, Patient Service Representative
With 20 years experience in the medical field, Teresa has been a PSR in the Oral Surgery Dept. for the past 3 years. Teresa’s extracurricular activities include Grand Worthy Matron, Eastern Stars, Queen Esther #1Samson.
Zilphia Howard, Patient Service Representative
Zilphia has 19 years of experience in the healthcare field. She has served as a PSR with OMS for the past 4 years.
Leigh Ann Hardy, Registration/Referral Specialist
Leigh Ann has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2007 and joined the Oral Surgery department in 2010. In her spare time, Leigh Ann likes to travel and spend time at the lake, and is an avid Vanderbilt football fan.
Vera Pentcheva, Referral Specialist
Vera is originally from Bulgaria. She has worked at Vanderbilt for 9 years. She lives with her husband, two children, and lots of pets. Vera loves to bike to work and she swims during her lunch break.