Originally from Minnesota, Michaela moved from Colorado to South Carolina with her fiancé after her final enlistment in the army. Michaela graduated from the Expanded Duty Dental Assisting program at HGTC college in 2021. She enjoys working in dentistry because it allows her to aid in creating beautiful healthy smiles. She enjoys spending her free time with her fiancé and two dogs on their little hobby farm in Conway, SC.
Shirley joined our staff January 2018. She greets our patients when they come in and makes sure they have whatever they need to be comfortable while they are here. She loves getting to know the patients. Shirley manages the day to day administration including filing insurance claims for any dental work that our patients have done. She also schedules and coordinates appointments and will go out of her way to make sure that the time is convenient for everyone. Shirley enjoys traveling, the beach, and spending time with family and friends.
A graduate of East Tennessee State University Tracey Rogers moved to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina in 1988. Tracey began her career at Oleander Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in 1991. In her spare time she likes to show her horse Buddy and spend time at the beach.
Stacey graduated from Allegheny Community College in 1994. She enjoys providing quality dental care to her patients, being gentle, yet thorough. Stacey and her husband, Scott, have the joy of raising four children. Parker; 18, Aiden; 16, Maxwell; 15 and Olivia; 13. She has a great love of spending time with family, hiking, biking, and relaxing at the lake or river.
Dr. Robert Merritt received his DMD degree from MUSC in 2005 after receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of South Carolina in 2001. Spending his childhood growing up as a native of Myrtle Beach, Dr. Merritt decided to return home to practice dentistry after graduating dental school. Dr. Merritt is a member of the ADA, SCDA and the Grand Strand Dental Society. He is also a past participant of Give Kids A Smile, Dental Access Days and a delegate for the SCDA. Above anything else Dr. Merritt enjoys how the practice of dentistry enables him to help people by giving them a healthy smile.
In his free time Dr. Merritt enjoys spending time with wife, Kelli, and two daughters, Amelia and Eliza.