ABOUT US

We deliver individualized care to our patients and strive daily to earn your trust and confidence.

Experience exceptional family dental care with Oblinger Family Dentistry – where your loved ones’ smiles come first.

MEET OUR TEAM

Meet our dedicated and
experienced dental team

At Oblinger Family Dentistry, we believe that our team is what sets us apart. Our highly-skilled and experienced dental professionals are dedicated to providing exceptional care and personalized treatment to every patient we see.

Dr. Andrew Oblinger
Dr. Oblinger graduated in 1999 from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. After dental school he served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy for three years at NAS Pautuxent River, MD and Camp Lejeune, NC. Prior to dental school, Dr. Oblinger graduated from North Carolina State University with degrees in Biochemistry and Chemistry.
Dr. Morgan Leighton
Dr. Leighton was born and raised in a small, rural town in Mid-Michigan. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Grand Valley State University in 2015. Her graduate studies were completed at Indiana University School of Dentistry, where she earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2019.
Dr. Caroline McCumbee
Dr. McCumbee was born and raised in Gaston County. She received her Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science from UNC Charlotte in 2017. She completed her dental education at Creighton University, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree.
Alicia Osborn
Alicia was born and raised in Florida and moved to North Carolina in 2018. She likes to spend her free time traveling as much as possible, it has always been a huge passion of hers to experience and dive into different cultures. She is also a huge foodie, a photographer, and loves to spend time with her significant other and two cats. Alicia has always been drawn to solving problems and numbers, so she feels as though her position as the Patient Account and Insurance Coordinator is very fitting for her. She has been working in the healthcare field since 2013 and truly loves to lend a helping hand to make others smile.
Lauren Winkler
Lauren was born in Florida but raised here in Mt. Holly. She likes to spend her free time with family and friends, fishing and going to Wrightsville beach. She loves working in Dentistry because she loves to interact with people and to make them smile.
Kim Bailey
Kim moved from Rhode Island to North Carolina in 1995. She is married, with two children and has a sweet Chocolate Lab. She loves to vacation anywhere with a beach and cruise with family and friends. Kim has been a dental assistant since 2001 and loves being able to help patients improve their dental health and achieve the smiles they want and deserve!
Hayley Dellinger
Haley has worked as a hygienist at Oblinger Family since 2005. Her favorite part of the job is getting to know her patients and their families. When she is not at work, Haley is either enjoying time with her husband and two boys or diving into a new book.
Austyn Thompson
Austyn was born in Washington state and grew up in Colorado. North Carolina has been her home since high-school. Outside of work she loves to travel with her daughter and spoil her mini schnauzer. Austyn received her Associates degree in Dental Hygiene from York Technical college. Being a dental Hygienist has given her the rewarding opportunity to educate her patients and give them more confidence in their smiles.
Jennifer Black
Jen was born in Indiana and grew up in South Carolina. She started her 20-year career out as a dental assistant before moving to North Carolina and later becoming an office manager. When she is not helping patients achieve their smile goals, you can find her spending time with her husband, their 2 children and 4 dogs. You may also find her volunteering, crafting, or napping.
Michelle Fox
Michelle has been practicing dental hygiene since 1999. She enjoys helping people feel the best about their smiles. In her spare time she likes to bake cookies to share with friends and family. It gives her a good feeling to bring a smile to someone’s face.
Melinda Canipe
Melinda has been working in dentistry since 1993, and has really enjoyed helping patients have a comfortable and rejoicing experience getting their smiles brightened and healthy. Outside of work, she enjoys hunting, boating and just being outdoors with her family.
Crystal Gosse
Crystal has been a Dental Hygienist since 2008. Her favorite things about being a hygienist are developing relationships and trust with patients and helping them improve their oral health. Crystal and her husband have 2 children. When they are not cheering for their kids at one of their sporting events, they like to enjoy the great outdoors in their camper.
Jackie Manns
Jackie has been working in dentistry since 2003 and still very much enjoys seeing patients smiling faces. Outside of work, she loves to spend time with her family, grandkids and animals. Her favorite hobby is target practice.
Lacey Hovis
Lacey is not originally from Gaston county, but has called it home since 2013. She started her dental career in training for orthodontics but has assisted in general dentistry since 2021. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys cooking and spending time with her husband and miniature dachshund. Her and her husband are expecting their first child in November 2023.
Brandi Crisco
Brandi spent her early years in Maine before moving to North Carolina in 1997. Her journey led her into the field of dentistry in 2000, a profession she is passionate about due to her love for patient care. Alongside her career, Brandi has cherished a 2 decade long marriage with her husband Spence. Together they have been blessed with three wonderful children. Their family is completed by 2 Bee hives , three dogs and a bearded dragon. They found their haven in the charming town of Mount Holly, a place they truly adore.
Connie Trull
Connie has been working in the dental field since 1993, and still has the same passion for dentistry that she’s had from the very first day. She loves interacting with patients, building relationships, helping educate them about their oral health, and seeing smile transformations every day. Outside of work, Connie enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and our three dogs. In her free time, you can find her at the beach or in the Tennessee mountains. Connie is a huge Tennessee fan so of course orange is her favorite color! Go Vols!
Faith Seguin
Faith and her husband have called North Carolina home since 2020, when they moved here so they could be close to their daughter and grandsons whom they love to hang out with! Faith and her husband also love to explore “new to them” places here in NC. In her down time, Fath loves to read!! She feels blessed to have chosen a career as a dental hygienist that she continues to love.
Stephanie Sawyer
Stephanie was born in Costa Rica, and is a dedicated wife to her husband and a loving mother to her two boys, who both share a passion for baseball. Stephanie finds joy in spending quality time with her family and seizing any opportunity to go to the beach. Her journey into the dentistry field was fueled by a lifelong obsession with dental cleanliness, and she thrives on the personal fulfillment derived from helping patients find the relief they seek. With a strong commitment to dental hygiene, Stephanie's path in dentistry was a natural and fulfilling choice.
Shelby Fraley
Shelby has lived in Mt. Holly her entire life. Outside of work, she spends the majority of her time with her fiancè, watching new shows, going to different restaurants and hanging out with friends. For her, becoming a dental assistant has been rewarding in multiple ways and she wouldn’t change the career path she chose for anything!
Audrey Hurst
Audrey was born and raised in Mt. Holly. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family, along with their little shitzu-yorkie. For her, becoming a dental assistant has been rewarding both professionally and personally while helping patients feel comfortable and confident.

WHO WE ARE

Hi! We’re Oblinger Family Dentistry

Our office is committed to providing you and your family with professional, caring, state of the art dentistry. We deliver individualized care to our patients and strive daily to earn your trust and confidence. You can feel certain that we will treat you with the same care we want for ourselves and our families.

Dr. Oblinger and his staff know that fear is the number one reason people put off dental work. That is why we feel it is our top priority to make every patient feel welcome and at ease in our office. We greet everyone with a warm, friendly hello and do our best to make your appointment here as pleasant and relaxed as possible.

When dental work is needed, we will give you a clear estimate of the cost of treatment and how much your insurance should contribute. We make it our job to help patients understand their dental insurance and get the most out of their benefits.

WHY CHOOSE US

Why Oblinger Family Dentistry

At Oblinger Family Dentistry, we understand that you have many choices when it comes to your family’s dental care. Here are just a few reasons why we believe that we are the right choice for you.

OUR MISSION

What sets us apart

At Oblinger Family Dentistry, our mission is to provide professional, caring, and state-of-the-art dental services to every member of your family. We believe that every patient deserves personalized care and attention, and our team is committed to delivering the highest quality dental care in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Dental for the people

At Oblinger Family Dentistry, we believe that a healthy smile is a happy smile. We are dedicated to building long-lasting relationships with our patients based on trust, compassion, and exceptional dental care. We look forward to welcoming you and your family to our dental family and helping you achieve your best smile yet.​

MEET OUR DENTISTS

Dr. Andrew Oblinger​

Dr. Oblinger graduated in 1999 from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. After dental school he served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy for three years at NAS Pautuxent River, MD and Camp Lejeune, NC. Prior to dental school, Dr. Oblinger graduated from North Carolina State University with degrees in Biochemistry and Chemistry.​
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MEET OUR DENTISTS

Dr. Morgan Leighton

Dr. Leighton was born and raised in a small, rural town in Mid-Michigan. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Grand Valley State University in 2015. Her graduate studies were completed at Indiana University School of Dentistry, where she earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2019.
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CONTACT US

Say hi to our team!

Our friendly and experienced team is ready to provide you and your family with the personalized care you deserve. To schedule an appointment, simply complete our easy-to-use booking form and we’ll be in touch to confirm your appointment. Whether you need a routine cleaning, a restorative procedure, or emergency care, we’re here to help. Join the Oblinger Family Dentistry community today and experience the future of dentistry!