Our Hygienists

Olivia Chelchowski

Olivia Chelchowski has been practicing dental hygiene at our office since 2003. After graduating from Clarke Central High School she attended the University of Georgia for two years before transferring to Athens Technical College to complete her studies in Dental Hygiene. She has been in the dental-field since 1998, beginning as a front office assistant/office manager before taking on her role of Registered Dental Hygienist. 
 
Olivia is a Native Athenian and has always loved the Bulldogs! She is married to Brian Chelchowski, who works at UGA; they have two sons, Bennett and Parker. Olivia and her family attend Athens Church. Olivia is "very thankful to be a part of such a wonderful, Christ-centered office".

Dale Tingle 

Dale joined our staff as a part time hygienist in July 1998. She is a 1978 graduate of the Medical College of Georgia with a BS degree in Dental Hygiene. She has many years of clinical experience and her passion is truly "patient care."

On a personal note, Dale is a native Athenian, married to another native Athenian, Steve Tingle. They have 5 children and 8 grandchildren (and one on the way!). Her hobbies include reading, running (Dale has completed numerous marathons!), and spending time with her family.

Leslie Moody

Leslie was a graduate of Ohio State Univ. in 1969. Upon arriving in Atlanta, she entered three practices to learn a variety of office and clinical procedures. Leslie has been politically active in supporting the dental hygiene profession and has help positions in a number of dental hygiene associations. She has traveled nationwide representing and educating on dental products. In recent years, Leslie has enjoyed painting. Her artworks has been recognized in juried shows and sold to several individuals.

Brooke Pasdon

Brooke is a registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated in May 2013, where she received an Associate Degree in applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Prior to that she graduated with a Dental Assisting Degree.