Meet Our Team Bluffton SC Dental Office

Michelle – Dental Assistant

Bluffton SC Dental Office Assistant Michelle

Michelle has been assisting Dr. Hendricks for eight years. She recently completed her E4D training in Dallas, Texas so she is well versed in the benefits of our new same-day crown system. Michelle strives to make your visit as painless and easy as possible. She can answer your treatment questions and explain the procedures to you so that you understand what Dr. Hendricks is doing.

Michelle grew up in Saudi Arabia and has traveled quite a bit. She calls Bluffton home now along with her husband and daughter.

Stephanie – Registered Dental Hygienist

Bluffton SC Dental Hygienist Stephanie

Stephanie is a graduate of Midlands Technical College and has been a practicing hygienist for over 20 years. Steph graduated as President of her hygiene class. Before her hygiene years, she was a dental assistant so she is well versed in all aspects of dental treatment. Stephanie believes strongly in maintaining a good oral hygiene regimen to avoid periodontal disease and bone loss and keep up overall good health. She is extremely proficient in using our oral camera system to detect problems within your mouth and catch them before they become bigger, more painful issues.

Stephanie is a native South Carolinian, although she roots for those Georgia ‘Dawgs during football season. She and her husband have two wonderful children and love living the low country life near the water.

Kathy – Registered Dental Hygienist

Bluffton SC Dental Hygienist Kathy

Kathy is a multi-talented person. She has been a hygienist for more than thirty years, but she is also a trained nurse and massage therapist! Kathy is passionate about keeping up good oral healthcare and can discuss with you all aspects of dental hygiene and their ramifications on your overall health. Her knowledge of medications and their effect on your oral health is vast.

Kathy comes to the low country from Connecticut. She loves living in Sun City and enjoys time with her friends and her dogs in the dog park.

Dawn – Front Desk Administrator / Patient Coordinator


Dawn is the front desk administrator and patient coordinator for Lowcountry Dental. She worked as dental assistant for Dr. Hendricks five years ago and we are lucky to have her back helping our patients at our front desk.

Dawn has more than a decade of experience in nearly all facets of the dental industry including: patient services, chairside assistant and financial coordinator. Dawn is a wealth of knowledge, able to help our patients understand their treatment, financial options and insurance coverage.


70 Pennington Dr.
Suite 7
Bluffton, SC 29910

Request Appointment

Office: (843) 706-3377


Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm
By appointment