Meet the Team at North Asheville Family Dentistry – Asheville, NC

At North Asheville Family Dentistry, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning, late evening & Saturday appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.

We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at North Asheville Family Dentistry looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!

North Asheville Family Dentistry Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.

Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, North Asheville Family Dentistry’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!

Dr. Brent Barroso-Bernier

Dr. Brent Barroso-Bernier was raised in Okemos, Michigan & attended the University of Michigan. He completed his Bachelor of Science degree in psychology in 2001. After conducting several years of dental research he decided to continue his education in dentistry & completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2005.

Upon graduation, Dr. Bernier worked in a community clinic in Bay City, Michigan while serving as an adjunct clinical professor for the University of Michigan mentoring graduate dental students. In 2009, Dr. Bernier returned to Ann Arbor where he was able to fulfill two of his passions, practicing dentistry & attending U of M football games.

In 2013, Dr. Bernier & his family relocated to Asheville, NC. Although his two young daughters keep him busy, Dr. Bernier & his wife Kendall have enjoyed the wonderful city of Asheville & all it has to offer. Dr. Bernier is proud to join North Asheville Family Dentistry & looks forward to serving all of you & your family’s dental needs.

Crystal Dotson, Office Manager

Crystal was born and raised here in Asheville, North Carolina. She graduated from AB-Tech with her Dental Assisting Diploma and also later received her National Board Certification. After working in dentistry for 6 years, she has done everything from dental assisting, front desk reception, scheduling, insurance, claims, and billing. With her array of knowledge of the dental office, she is a true asset. She enjoys overseeing the daily operation of our office to ensure our patients and their families have a positive experience. Crystal’s outgoing and friendly southern personality is reflected in her hard work and dedication to our office and staff.

Crystal lives in Black Mountain with her husband, Eric. They have one son, Eli and another little one on the way! In her spare time, she loves spending quality time with her family and friends. You may also find her out doing some retail therapy at Target.

Carolyn Singleton, Registered Dental Hygienist

Carolyn received her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from AB Tech in 2011. Being a Dental Hygienist is one of the most rewarding aspects of her life. She enjoys meeting new people and getting to know them over time. She has a passion for providing care, assistance, and education, with a goal of promoting and maintaining a healthy smile. On her days off, she enjoys spending time with her husband, children, and her 5-month-old grandson. Carolyn enjoys leisure bicycling, antique shops, and repurposing furniture in her spare time. She also stays busy with her 5 dogs (1 rescue Morkie & 4 longhair Dachshunds) and 6 guinea fowl, with the hope of adding more animals in the future.

Jennifer Austin, Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer was born in Western North Carolina and spent her early childhood traveling the world with her family. Her father was in the United States Air Force and was stationed all over the states and overseas. She visited England, France, and lived in Germany and Belgium, even attending their school where she was the only American child. She loved it and even began speaking French while attending.  Western North Carolina was always home base for her & her family and they rooted themselves here to reside in the late 90’s.

Jennifer is a graduate of Asheville-Buncombe Technical College with her degree in Dental Hygiene. She has worked in dentistry since 2009 and loves all aspects of her profession! She strives to provide the highest quality care to all her patients with a strong emphasis on education. Her goal is to provide all of her patients with a comfortable dental experience working with them to achieve their optimal oral health. Jennifer has a special way of putting all her patients at ease helping them overcome any dental fears or anxieties they may have. She is loved by all her patients and she truly loves getting to know and helping all her patients.

Outside of work Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family. Her husband, Jody and her have five children and just welcomed their first grandson to the family. They enjoy church, camping and spending time outdoors together.

Selena Davis- Dental Assistant

Selena was born and raised in Asheville, NC and received her Dental Radiography Certification at Dental Staff Institute of Charlotte NC in 2017. After receiving her certification, Selena found she had a true passion for dentistry.  She loves working along side Dr. Bernier and seeing cases from start to finish. She finds joy knowing her patients are receiving the best quality care and education with their dental health.

Selena enjoys spending time with her loved ones Josh, her daughter Layla and their two German Shepard’s. In their free time they love to go hiking, fishing and spending time with friends and family.