Melissa Wolfe, DDS
Dr. Wolfe is committed to providing a high level of care to her patients. She is a problem solver who enjoys taking care of families and seeing their dental health improve. Dr. Wolfe earned her dental degree from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia in 1993. Prior to this, she received her undergraduate degree from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College. She also earned an Advanced Education in General Dentistry during her residency at Hampton VA Medical Center in 1994.
She continues to advance her knowledge by traveling extensively to take continuing education courses. Further adding to her impressive skillset, Dr. Wolfe is a member of the American Dental Association and the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation. Dr. Wolfe’s husband, John Charles Wolfe, DDS, is also a dentist in Charlottesville.
Stacie – Lead Dental Assistant
Stacie has worked in the dental field for a long time and has been with our practice for 21 years. Because of this, she has great confidence in her abilities, which translates to the patients. Her favorite part of working for Maple Ridge Dental is the staff’s amazing teamwork. Stacie attended the Akron Institute of Dental Assisting and received a Clinical & Academic Award while there. Stacie has been married for 23 years and has two sons, and they are both engineering students at Virginia Tech. In her free time, she enjoys entertaining her two dogs.
Devon – Financial Coordinator
Devon has been with our practice for over 10 years, and she thoroughly enjoys our patients and her co-workers. She finds it gratifying to help people achieve and maintain excellent oral health as they become part of our dental family. Devon contributes to our practice’s success through her strong work ethic and willingness to do whatever must be done to ensure the best experience possible for all patients. Devon is married with two children. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, most outdoor activities (the more adrenaline, the better!), and traveling.
Heather- Dental Assistant
Heather graduated from Valley Career and Technical Center with a degree in dental assisting in April of 2010, and she has been with our practice since May of the same year. What she likes best about Maple Ridge Dental is being a part of such a great team where everyone is like family. Everyone works together and supports one another. Heather contributes to our success by striving to make everyone feel comfortable. She aims to make the dental experience as welcoming and stress-free as possible. Heather has been married for 17 years and has two children: Todd, who is 26 years old, and Liliana, who is 14 years old. Her hobbies include spending time with family and friends.
Lisa – Dental Hygienist
Lisa joined our team in November 2017! She is excited to be part of Dr. Wolfe’s team, and looks forward to treating and education patients to help them achieve their optimal oral health. Lisa has 17 years of clinical experience and nutritional education, and loves educating her patients; informing them of cause and effect, medical disease, medication, and dental care. She is a hands-on and proactive dental hygienist, and uses her many years of experience to analyze the areas of her patient’s mouths that need treatment. Lisa loves interacting with patients to help them achieve healthy smiles! Lisa is married and has 3 grown children and 2 granddaughters. Outside the office, her hobbies include swimming laps, yoga, traveling, and snorkeling. She loves being in the ocean and seeing what is in it.
Connie – Registered Dental Hygienist
Connie has been with our practice for over a year, and she enjoys working in such a positive atmosphere that is complete with teamwork, cleanliness, and excellent dental care. Connie graduated from Old Dominion University in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. She contributes to our success by providing exceptional dental hygiene services and educating patients about their specific oral healthcare needs. In her free time, he enjoys horses, camping, and dogs.
Sarah “Elizabeth” (Beth) – Scheduling Coordinator
As our scheduling coordinator, Beth works hard to keep our schedule full and help patients have a smooth, pleasant experience. She has been with our practice for 7 months, and while she has not been here long, she is enjoying getting to know our patients and her co-workers, all of whom she finds to be great to work with. Beth has been married to her husband, Josh, for 6 years. Together, they have two girls: McKinley, who is four, and Maggie, who is two. Her hobbies include working out and spending time with family.