About the Staff
As Office Manager at Smile Castle, Carlie says, "She loves working for a dentist that shares the same values and love for children as she does. Working for Dr. Hwang is so rewarding!" She strives to ensure all of our patients are taken care of from the moment they walk in the door. Carlie graduated from Salisbury University with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology. "Go Gulls!" In her spare time, she likes being outdoors; laying by the pool, boating, and spending time with family and friends.
A certified dental assistant and radiology technician, Alicia began her dental career as a oral surgery technician. “I am very excited to embark on this new journey into pediatric dentistry with Dr. Hwang.” As a native Southern Maryland resident, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two fur babies: Hank and Marcy.
Danielle has been a pediatric dental assistant for 7 years. She loves working with children and has a passion for the dental field. In her free time she enjoys baking cakes and spending time with family and friends.
Courtney recently changed careers and joined the dental field. She attended CSM and completed the dental assistanting/xray course. She is excited to join the Smile Castle staff and work with children. Courtney is also our "tooth fairy", she will be visiting schools and daycares to educate children on oral hygiene. In her free time she likes to play with her dog candy.
Savanna graduated from University of Maryland School of Dentistry with a Bachelors of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She is a licensed dental hygienist and certified in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide and gingival curettage. She was awarded the Clinical Excellence award for outstanding delivery of total patient care. She says "I am very passionate about educating patients on the importance of good overall oral hygiene" She is excited to join the Smile Castle team and work in a pediatric office. She currently lives in Southern Maryland and enjoys boating, traveling and playing with her dog Cali.
Haley is the first face you will see as our front desk receptionist. She has experience with working children and loves seeing all the smiling faces that come into our office. She has been with the office for over a year and is excited to continue to learn and grow with us. In her free time she's busy with her new baby and spending time with family and friends.
Carmen has worked in the medical field for 15 years. She just recently discovered a passion for dentistry. She attended Kaplan college and received her Medical Assisting and phlebotomy certificates. She is fluent in English and Spanish. In the future she plans to attend school to become a dental hygienist. In her free time she likes to spend time with family, travel, and cook.
Sabrina has completed the Dental Assisting/Oral Radiation course through CSM and has her CPR certification. In the future she wants to further her education and become a hygienist. Sabrina looks forward to growing with the office and helping our patients overcome their fear of the dentist. When not at work, Sabrina enjoys the outdoors and traveling with her husband and two fur babies, Carrie & Luke and spending time with family and friends.
Skyler attended College of Southern MD for the dental assisting course. She has experience working with children of all ages. She says, "She's excited to be the newest member of the Smile Castle team and continue to advance her education in the dental field." In her free time she loves creating memories with her baby; being outside and trying new things!
Jen is a Dental Assistant with 3 years of experience and a passion for Pediatrics. She spends her free time with her Husband and two children going on trips, playing at the park, enjoying concerts and cooking/baking.