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.
Danielle has been in the dental field since 2011, first starting as an assistant and then transitioning to the front office. She is our treatment coordinator for our office and would be happy to help with any questions regarding insurance or treatment options. She loves working with children and has a passion for the dental field. In Danielle’s free time she enjoys baking cakes and spending time with family and friends.
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.
Skyler attended the College of Southern MD for the dental assisting course and has her Maryland Dental Radiology license. She has experience working with children of all ages and has been a dental assistant for our office since 2018. In her free time, she loves creating memories with her baby; being outside and trying new things!
Hannah is a licensed dental hygienist who is very excited about joining the Smile Castle team and working with children. She is passionate about educating children and parents in oral healthcare. She enjoys being outdoors, whether it be on the boat or out on a hike, as long as she can bring her three dogs!
Alexus has been a Dental Assistant since 2014 and has her Maryland Radiology License. She has experience in Orthodontics, General dentistry, and is now able to expand her knowledge in Pediatric Dentistry. In her free time she likes to spend time with family and her fur baby Chanel.
Natalee recently changed career paths to Dentistry. She has lots of experience working with children of all ages. Natalee plans on attending the College of Southern Maryland for the Dental Assisting course. On her free time she loves being outside whether it be hiking, kayaking, or walking her boxer.
Anna attended the dental assisting class at the local tech center her junior and senior year of high school. She passed her Maryland Radiology Exam License in 2020 and is one of the main assistants who help at St. Mary's Hospital for Dental surgeries. She enjoys being apart of the Smile Castle team and learning new things each day. On her free time she likes to go shopping with her mom or spending time with her two dogs, Mia and Zeus.
Diana has always been passionate about children, when recently changing her career path to dentistry, she was very happy and excited to become apart of a pediatric office! She completed the dental assistant program at the College of Southern Maryland. She has her CPR certification and plans to soon get my oral radiology certification. She also plans to one day further her career in dentistry to become a dental hygienist. In her free time she loves spending time with loved ones and playing with her fur baby, Ace.
Keydi graduated from the local tech center and has been in the dental field since 2018. She has experience in General Dentistry and recently switched to Pediatric Dentistry. She says “I’m so happy to be apart of an awesome team!” She intends to further her education in the future and become a hygienist. In her free time she enjoys going on adventures with her boyfriend, Alex and spending time with family and friends.
Kelly attended the dental assisting program at the local tech center her Junior and Senior year of High school, where she received her CPR certification. She plans to further her career in the dental field by completing her oral radiology certification. Kelly says, "She is so excited to join a fun team in a career field she is passionate about. During her free time she loves to spend time shopping, or the water with her family, friends and two dogs.
Samantha earned her Dental Hygiene degree in 2018 from Fortis College. She has worked in pediatric dentistry since 2012, also having experience in general dentistry. Educating patients on dental hygiene and keeping the patients comfortable is what she strives to achieve. Spending time with her family and being outside is how she likes to enjoy her free time.