Bryden McCormick, DDS
A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Dental School and a recipient of the Monte G. Miska Prosthodontics Award, Dr. Bryden McCormick has been serving the communities of Fuquay-Varina and Holly Springs for many years. With a dedication to improving his patients’ overall health, and a passion for working with his hands, Dr. McCormick’s goal is to surpass his patients’ expectations at every turn.
Dr. McCormick’s continuing commitment to education has led him to receive fellowship from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He has completed numerous courses on dental implants, Six Month Smiles®, cosmetic dentistry, and digital dentistry from world-renowned institutions, such as the Scottsdale Center and the Triangle Dental Institute.
In the community, Dr. McCormick has volunteered his professional services with the North Carolina Missions of Mercy Clinics, Giving Smiles Events at Raleigh Dental Arts, and the NC Baptist Men’s Mobile Dental Ministry. He also sponsored a Free Dental Day at Fuquay Family Dentistry and served over 100 patients in need within our community. Personally, Dr. McCormick sponsors local community and school events, such as FVAA teams, Friends of the Chorus, Band Booster, Theater Patron at the Fuquay-Varina High School, Theatre Patrons, Friends of the Museums, and local travel baseball and softball teams.
Originally from Santa Cruz, California, Dr. McCormick currently resides in Fuquay-Varina with his wife, Kristen, who teaches at Wake Tech. They have three children and a Newfoundland fur ball named Otis. In his free time, Dr. McCormick enjoys smoking ribs, cooking, working in his yard, playing golf, and spending time with his family.
Kelsey Meunier, DDS
Dr. Kelsey Meunier attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute for her undergraduate degree, graduating with her Bachelor of Science degree. She continued on to Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Here at Fuquay Family Dentistry, it is her goal to provide the very best in both patient care and compassionate dentistry. She finds it truly rewarding to be able to help people and improve their overall quality of life. Dr. Meunier enjoys meeting new patients and helping create personalized treatment plans.
Dr. Meunier understands that dentistry is a constantly evolving profession, so she focuses on continuing education, which allows her to learn new procedures and use the most advanced technology. Dr. Meunier has taken continuing education courses in endodontics, advanced pediatric procedures, prosthodontics, and updates in clinical dentistry. She has also been certified in Invisalign® since 2009.
Born and raised in Virginia Beach, Dr. Meunier now lives in Apex, NC with her husband, Trent, who is a local realtor. In her free time, Dr. Meunier loves staying active and cooking. She is a big sports fan, especially of the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Buffalo Bills!
While attending VCU, Dr. Meunier volunteered at many dental clinics to treat underserved patients in Virginia. She currently donates her time and planning for the Free Dental Day at Fuquay Family Dentistry.
Brittany has over 5 years of dental experience. After graduating from Sunrise, she started as a Dental Assistant and then found her niche serving the Front Desk. Her life revolves around her family – her husband, Lee, and daughter, Macie Kaye, who make sure there’s never a dull moment. She loves attending NC State football games, following Pinterest Crafts and taking family trips to Topsail Island and White Lake. She feels that Fuquay Family Dentistry is exactly the right place for her because “the staff and patients are so warm and welcoming.”
As our Front Desk Manager, Vickie has more than 23 years of experience in the dental field. Her favorite aspect of working at Fuquay Family Dentistry is the positive and professional office environment that Dr. McCormick, Dr. Meunier, and the rest of our team create. This shows in her friendly disposition and constant smile. Vickie lives in Willow Springs, NC with her family and is an active volunteer, working with her church to help those in need in our community.
Cindy attended Guilford Technical Community College where she graduated in 1978, and has been working for 35 years as a dental hygienist. She loves working here at Fuquay Family Dentistry because it’s truly a family and a wonderful team. Dr. McCormick and Dr. Meunier provide quality care and show the patients compassion. For fun, she spends time with her 30-year-old son and her husband, whom she has been married to for 35 years! The family has three dogs that are all rescue dogs. She also enjoys spending time with her wonderful cousins — they are known as the Fab Five!
Jeannine has been a dental hygienist for 24 years, but her love for dentistry continues to grow. She worked as a dental assistant right out of the gates while still in high school. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Old Dominion University. With Fuquay Family Dentistry from almost the beginning, Jeannine has loved watching the practice and our family of patients grow. Building lasting relationships with her patients while helping to improve their smiles is her biggest goal. Jeannine has been married to her husband, Rich, for 24 years. They have three children named Jordan, Shelby, and Josh. Also a part of their family is a Lhaso Apso named Riley. Her family moved to NC in 2006 from Chesapeake, Virginia, after her husband retired from the Navy. Jeannine loves spending time with her family, going to the beach, traveling, shopping, and just enjoying life.
Rebecca joined the dental hygiene field over 30 years ago. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and served as Deputy Dental Examiner for the North Carolina State Board. A native of Fuquay-Varina, Rebecca loves being able to care for her hometown residents. Outside the office, she is dedicated to her faith, her husband, her son, and family and friends. Rebecca loves to travel, especially to places where she can appreciate beautiful sunrises and sunsets.
Tonya earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Tarrant County College, and has been practicing dental hygiene for 15 years. Her patients’ oral health is her first concern, and she is sure to provide cleanings that are both effective and gentle. Tonya loves spending time with family, working on home improvement projects, and smoking briskets Texas-style! In her spare time, she is a Kid Rock groupie.
Crystal has spent the past 14 years working in the dental field. In all her interactions with patients, their needs and satisfaction always come first. Crystal loves being a part of our team, though she considers it more like a family! Crystal enjoys family time with her husband and five-year-old daughter when she’s not in the office. As a family, they love being outdoors, especially swimming! In her spare time, Crystal focuses on her photography, scrapbooking, singing, cooking, and card-making. She is also actively involved in her church.
Denise graduated from Sandhills Dental Career Center and joined our team as an assistant five years ago. Whether she’s working with patients or helping out a team member, Denise always has a smile to share. She contributes that to our fun office environment! Denise has been a volunteer fire fighter for over eight years, and loves hanging out with her family in her free time.
Suzie has been a dental assistant for 18 years. After graduating from Indiana University, she worked in North Carolina for 15 years before joining us. The one-on-one interactions she has with her patients make each day unique and interesting. Suzie and her husband love to travel when they get the chance. She also enjoys reading and photography.
Dee began her career as a certified dental assistant 20 years ago, after graduating from Coastal Carolina Community College in 1992. She loves working with people, so her position here suits her perfectly! Dee loves to spend her free time reading or with her family, especially if they’re vacationing at the beach!