Dental Staff

All professionals at Pearly White Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dilma Carter

Dilma Carter has been with Dr. Blackwell’s team since December 2014 and serves as the Office Manager. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University. Dilma enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. Together they enjoy serving at Church of the Highlands with Missions, First Saturday Outreaches, and Small Groups.

 

Leah Davis

Leah Davis is a certified dental assistant and has been assisting since January 2015. She joined Pearly White Dentistry in October 2015.  She attended Jefferson State Community College and is currently attending hygiene school. Leah is a native of Hueytown and married her husband, Morgan, in October 2016. She loves photography, exploring the latest makeup trends, and playing with her dog, Jack. 

 

Kourtney Ledbetter

Kourtney Ledbetter is a licensed dental hygienist who joined Pearly White Dentistry in February 2016. She attended the University of Alabama where she received her dental hygienist license. Kourtney enjoys caring for patients of all ages, including children. She and Dr. Blackwell have worked together for over five years. Kourtney enjoys spending time with her family, outdoor activities with her dog Marlowe, taking care of her chickens, and is an Oregon Ducks football fan.

 
 

Nicole Stidham

Nicole Stidham is a licensed dental hygienist who greets every patient with a friendly smile and bubbly personality. Nicole has experience treating patients of all ages, including children. She joined Dr. Blackwell's team in January 2012. Nicole is originally from Potsdam, New York and received her diploma and certification from Broome Community College in Binghamton, New York. She enjoys spending time with her family, her two dogs, and her husband.