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 furball 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.
Jeri was born in Hawaii, but because her father served in the military, they moved around a bit before she graduated from Swansboro High School. Her favorite part of being a member on the Fuquay Family Dentistry team is building relationships with patients and helping them utilize their insurance benefits. Jeri is married and has 4 boys, and enjoys camping, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Dawn was born and raised in Enfield, NH. She loves greeting and getting to know Fuquay Family Dentistry patients. She recently rescued two puppies, a Lab and Weimaraner mix, and a Lab and Catahoula Leopard mix. Dawn is married and has a daughter attending Campbell University.
Vickie was born in Rapid City, SD. She grew up in a military family and graduated from Chicopee Comprehensive High School in MA. Vickie takes several continuing education courses throughout the year, and her favorite part of working at Fuquay Family Dentistry is building relationships with patients and helping them achieve their dental goals. When she’s not with the team, she loves to read, crochet, and spend time with her family, especially at the beach. Vickie is married and has one daughter and 2 grandchildren.
Victoria grew up in Cleveland, OH, and currently lives in Fuquay Varina. She’s worked in the dental field for over 10 years and has taken numerous continuing education classes. Her favorite part of working at Fuquay Family Dentistry is interacting with patients and making them comfortable. Victoria’s hobbies include traveling and spending time with her family. She is married with 5 children, and has 1 dog, 1 cat, 1 granddog, and 2 grandcats.
Erin grew up in Whiteville, NC, and graduated from Peace College in 2003 with her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. From there she went on to the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and obtained her Dental Hygiene certificate in 2008. She takes pride in providing exceptional care to patients of all ages in the fun and friendly Fuquay Family Dentistry environment. When she’s not at work, she loves to garden, cook, spend time with her family, and support the Fuquay Varina High School Football team. Erin and her husband have two children and a yellow lab.
Susie was born in Sacramento, CA, and raised in Georgia from the age of 12. She attended Athens Technical College, where she won the Community Health Award and graduated with her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2008. Susie’s favorite part of working at Fuquay Family Dentistry is educating patients on oral health and helping them prevent oral infection. Outside of the practice, she enjoys camping, going to the beach, antiquing, reading, and spending time with her family, which consists of her husband of 11 years, and three children.
Jeannine was born in Brooklyn, NY, and grew up on Long Island in Greenlawn. She’s also lived in Chesapeake, VA and briefly in Gaum. She graduated in 1988 from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Helping patients achieve their healthiest smiles and building relationships with them and her work family at Fuquay Family Dentistry is her favorite part of being a Dental Hygienist. Her hobbies include spending time with family and friends, traveling, and shopping. She’s been married to her husband Rich for 28 years, with whom she has 3 children; the youngest will be attending ECU this fall. The newest member of their family is Finnley, a Yorkie that will keep Jeannine company after each of her 2-legged children have flown the coop!
Nichole was born and raised in Bellingham, MA. She is happy to work with a great team to improve the health of the Fuquay community. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two daughters at the pool.
Denise grew up in Broadway, NC, and is from Lemon Springs. She obtained her Dental Assisting degree in 2008 from Sandhills Dental Career Center, and has taken classes at UNC at Chapel Hill to further her assisting skills. Denise loves that no two days are the same at Fuquay Family Dentistry, and she feels fulfilled when helping patients get their smile and self-esteem back. Her hobbies include going to concerts in her free time, and she’s been a volunteer firefighter since 2005. She is the youngest in her family, with two older sisters, 2 nieces, 3 nephews, and a fur baby named Willow.
Dee was born and raised in North Carolina, and graduated from Coastal Carolina Community College with her Dental Assisting degree in 1992. Her favorite part of dental assisting is being with her work family at Fuquay Family Dentistry. When she’s not helping patients with their oral health needs, she likes to read and spend time at the beach. Dee is married and has two boys.
Suzi grew up in Iowa and graduated from Indiana University. Her favorite part of being a Dental Assistant is changing lives by changing smiles. When she’s not taking great care of patients, she likes to travel, read, and spend time at the beach. Her family consists of her husband of 17 years and their two dogs.
Crystal grew up in Coats and Angier, NC. She graduated from Triton High School and has been a Chairside Dental Assistant for over 20 years. Crystal takes continuing education courses each year and thoroughly enjoys helping patients get healthy and achieve a smile that makes them feel confident. She likes to scrapbook and go camping in her free time. Crystal has been married for 14 years and has one daughter.