Our Team

The staff at David C. Wood Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is a team of dental professionals who share a common vision of compassion, knowledge, and dedication to the comfort of our patients. We have been serving the Carmel, IN area since 2016. Request an appointment today by calling (317) 844-0592.

Our Friendly Administrative Team

Our administrative team welcomes patients upon arrival, maintains records, and schedules all hygienist and doctor appointments. They work closely with insurance companies to get the most out of our patients’ benefits and make financial arrangements to fit family budgets.

Ashley Administrative Staff

Ashley, Front Office Coordinator

  • Bachelor of Arts from DePauw University (2003)
  • Master of Arts in teaching from Oakland City University (2007)
  • Certified in CPR and First Aid
  • Started in Dentistry in 2001

“Our office strives to be the best and does not settle for mediocrity. We are always looking for ways to improve our quality of care and customer service.”

Val Administrative Staff

Val, Front Office Coordinator

  • Dental Assisting diploma from J. Everett Light Career Center (1978)
  • Voted the Center’s Alumnus of the Year in 2012
  • Certified in CPR
  • Started in Dentistry in 1978

“I love my interactions with our patients. Taking care of the patient’s needs has been my passion since my first job in a dental office.”

Knowledgeable Dental Assistants

Our dental assistants work closely with Dr. Wood and our patients during their dental visits. They are friendly, highly knowledgeable, and make patient comfort a priority. They work diligently to ensure that patients have the best possible dental experience when visiting our office.

Jodi Dental Assistant Staff

Jodi, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

  • Certificate in Dental Assisting from Professional Careers Institute (1986)
  • Certificate in Expanded Restorative Procedures from Indiana University School of Dentistry (1996)
  • Certificate in Caries Prevention Procedures for Dental Auxiliaries from Indiana University School of Dentistry (2015)
  • Certificate in Coronal Polishing Procedures for Dental Auxiliaries from Indiana University School of Dentistry (2015)
  • License in Dental Radiology
  • Certified in CPR

“We work well as a team at Dr. Wood’s office. Everyone is dedicated to providing excellent dentistry and patient care, and Dr. Wood is committed to providing his patients with the highest quality of dentistry.”

Josey Administrative Staff

Josey, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

  • Certificate in Expanded Functions Dental Assisting (2014)
  • American Dental Assistants Association Member
  • License in Dental Radiology
  • Certified in CPR and BLS

“One of my favorite things about dentistry is that it’s always evolving with new techniques and technologies. I’m always learning and improving to better care for our patients! When I’m not at work I’m usually hanging out with my two fur babies, Coby and Vinny, and my husband, Jimmy. I’m excited to meet you!”

Licensed Dental Hygienists

Our licensed dental hygienists are resident experts in the field of periodontal health and are committed to providing our patients with the most comfortable and thorough hygiene care available. Helping our patients maintain periodontal health and general wellness are their priorities.

Michelle Licensed Dental Hygienists

Michelle, Dental Hygienist

  • Associate of Science degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry (1993)
  • License in Dental Hygiene
  • Certified in CPR
  • Member of Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene Honor Society
  • Started in Dentistry in 1977

“Our quality of dentistry and organizational skills are extraordinary. We enjoy providing our patients with services and information they find valuable. Patients are our #1 priority, and we make extra efforts to meet their needs.”

Ashley Licensed Dental Hygienists

Ashley, Dental Hygienist

  • Licensed in dental hygiene from Parkland College in Champaign, IL
  • Experience with periodontal therapy and maintenance
  • CPR and First Aid certified
  • Certified to administer local anesthetic
  • Started dentistry in 2014

“As a dental hygienist, my focus is on disease prevention and providing high quality dental care. I also stay current on new technologies and the best products for my patients. My husband, Blake, and I live in Zionsville with our red and white cavalier-poodle pup, Riley! I look forward to seeing your smile each visit!”


The Finest Dental Team in Carmel, IN

Dr. Wood and his dental team are committed to providing the highest quality dental care for every patient. Request your appointment today by calling our friendly office staff at (317) 844-0592.

Located in Carmel, IN, we also extend our dentistry services to the cities of Fishers and Zionsville. We provide exceptional dental care with our comprehensive dental services – cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry, restorative care, periodontal treatment, oral surgery and extractions, full mouth rehabilitation, TMD & TMJ treatment, sleep apnea treatment, dentures and partials, and cleanings and exams.