Meet the Team

Dr. Brent has assembled an outstanding staff of professional, knowledgeable, and fun people to support our efforts in caring for children. Our chairside dental assistants are all X-ray, CPR, and nitrous oxide certified. Many have graduated from Trident Technical College's intensive dental assisting training program. Our administrative staff members are well qualified and expand their knowledge through continuing education opportunities.


Front Desk


Shannon graduated from the dental assisting program at Trident Technical College in May 2011 and joined Dr. Brent’s team full-time in April 2012. She recently transitioned to a full-time front desk position but will assist with patient care as needed. She enjoys working with children and getting to know the patients and their families over the years.

Shannon grew up in Moncks Corner and has a daughter Makayla. Shannon enjoys the outdoors and spending time with friends and family in her free time. She also likes watching football and cheering for the Gamecocks and Dallas Cowboys.


Clinical Dental Assistants


Crystal has been a dental assistant since 2006 and joined Dr. Brent’s team in January 2014. She enjoys spending time with her husband Dustin and son DJ, and Crystal loves being at the baseball field and watching her son play.



Daliah has been in the dental field since 2000. She graduated from Stratford High School, completed the dental assistant program at Trident Technical College, and immediately began working for Dr. Brent. She has been an interim employee for Dr. Brent for more than 20 years. She enjoys working alongside Dr. Brent and helping children to have healthy, vibrant smiles. 

Daliah is married and has two children. She enjoys eating, singing, reading, relaxing, and having lots of quiet time in her spare time.



Chelsea has been in the dental field since 2012. She received her training at the Dental Assisting Training School in Mt. Pleasant. She joined Dr. Brent’s staff in 2021. She enjoys what she does because she makes a difference in her patient’s smiles.

Chelsea loves spending time with family and friends in her spare time outside of work.



Ashley began working on Dr. Brent’s team in 2021. She has been in the dental field since 2018.

Ashley was born and raised in Harleyville, SC. She loves spending time with her son Rhett, hunting, fishing, and hanging out with family and friends. She also enjoys watching football and cheering on the Clemson Tigers.



Cristy became a member of Dr. Brent’s staff in 2022. She has been a dental assistant for more than 20 years. She received her certification in Port Orchard, WA, where she lived before moving back to Charleston. Before working for Dr. Brent, she was a dental assistant for a pediatric dental practice.

Cristy enjoys spending time with her son, family, and friends. She also enjoys going to the gym, doing yoga, cycling, and weight lifting.