Dr. Alla AlpertDentist, DDS
I was born in Russia, and at age 13 my parents and I immigrated to the United States and settled in Buffalo, New York. I graduated from the University At Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 2002. Following completion of a General Practice Residency and An Esthetic Dentistry Continuum program, I moved to the Atlanta area. In practicing dentistry, I believe that patient education and disease prevention is the key to keeping smiles healthy and beautiful for life. I am committed to utilizing the most advanced technology for both treatment and education of my patients.
Dr. Abigail LemmyDentist, DMD
Dr. Abigail Lemmy is originally from eastern Pennsylvania. She completed her bachelor degree in Public Health at the University of Maryland, graduating as a member of the Primannum and Phi Alpha Epsilon Honor Society. She later completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the Dental College of Georgia in Augusta, GA where she received the Hinman Dental Society of Atlanta Scholarship and OKU Junior Certificate of Academic Achievement. She believes in patient-driven dentistry with an emphasis on disease prevention and patient education. She continues to commit herself to continuing education and has a particular interest in cosmetic and esthetic dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and working out. She looks forward to meeting patients and helping them achieve the smile that they deserve while providing comprehensive and quality care.
Julie PurcellPractice Manager
Julie has been in the dental field since 2001. Originally from Texas, she has lived in Georgia for over 25 years. Julie and her husband Joshua live in the Roswell/ Crabapple area. Their daughter, Michaela, recently graduated with her B.S.N. and is an R.N. at Forsyth Northside Hospital. Julie has worked in every aspect of dental management. She helps coordinate treatment, make financial arrangements and communicate with insurance companies. She is always happy to help our patients understand their treatment while maximizing dental benefits. She is a patient advocate and finds it rewarding to help patients get the smile they've always wanted.
In her time away from the office, Julie loves going to the gym and traveling.
Jenny SpegalDental Hygienist
Jenny is a registered dental hygienist with over 20 years of experience. Jenny was born in Taipei, Taiwan and moved to America at the age of 12 with no prior experience in speaking English. She knew early that dentistry was the career for her. Jenny and her husband of over 25 years, Bruce, live in the Woodstock area. They have 2 amazing and successful children. Her daughter Sarah was recently married and is currently breaking records at her IT firm. Her son, Jordan, is currently enrolled at K.S.U. Jenny enjoys restoring confidence to patients concerning their smile and building valuable relationships that last for years. When she is not working, you can find Jenny at the gym or tennis courts.
Natavia BanksDental Assistant
Natavia has been the lead assistant at iSmile for over 10 years. Originally from Virginia, graduating college in 2005, Natavia and her husband Maxwell moved to Georgia and never looked back. Natavia is dedicated to taking extradentary care of our patients. She has a true passion for dentistry and goes above and beyond to ensure our patients feel as comfortable as possible with all procedures. In her spare time, she enjoys helping others, crafting, playing sports and spending time with her two children.
Andrea is Originally from Mexico, and moved here when she was 4 years old. This was Andrea's first job out of high-school. After being referred here by a friend who couldn’t say enough about the office, she figured she would take a chance and is happy she did. Andrea loves helping answer patient questions and helping them get their dental needs met. She started with iSmile over 5 years ago as the receptionist and continues to grow with the company.
When she is not handling office responsibilities, She is working on her pastry business.
Vanessa GasparDental Assistant
Vanessa was born in Mexico and moved here at the age of 7. After high-school, she worked for a couple of years before deciding to do a dental assistant program and become a dental assistant. She has been a dental assistant since June of 2019 at iSmile.