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Beacon Dental Center | Meet the Staff in Charlotte

Beacon Dental Center


(704) 527-1228

Meet the Staff 

AGD Member



Patricia Turney, RDH

               Pat is a Registered Dental Hygienist in both North Carolina and Ohio (Go Buckeyes!).  She has been a part of our team for over 7 years and has 40+ years of experience.  When she’s not cleaning teeth, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her dogs, Pinkie, Bella, and Mattie.

Diana Manrique, RDH

                Diana graduated from CPCC in 2013 with her RDH. She is a Colgate® Oral Health Advisor and volunteers regularly, both in the Spanish community and in the Dental community in health fairs, churches, and other organizations. Every year, she participates in the Mission of Mercy (NCMOM) outreach program that provides free dental care for low income families. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and trying different food trucks and locally owned restaurants in Charlotte. 


Linda Barrios, DAII

                Linda studied Dental Assisting at Kaplan College in Charlotte.  She speaks both Spanish and English.  Linda is our Lab Queen! She specializes in milling same-day crowns, assisting with implants, and teeth whitening!  Linda spends most of her free time with her Niece or in the gym.  

Alix Zaconet, DA

                Alix went to school at the Dental Assistant Academy of Charlotte.  She has been with us since 2014 and speaks 3 languages- English, Spanish, and French!  Alix spends her time off with her husband and her puppies, Omi and Jolie.  


Britney Lussier, DA

                Bree studied Dental Assisting in both North and South Carolina before becoming a part of our team!  Bree specializes in insurance, finances and treatment coordination.  Her main goal is to make sure that every patient is smiling when they leave our office.  When Bree isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies, and remodeling her home. 

Jeriolyn Richardson

                Jeri has over 20 years of experience in the dental field! She started with us as an Assistant until transitioning to front office in 2012. Jeri is very friendly and patient oriented. She specializes in scheduling and new patient intake.  Jeri enjoys relaxing on her days off and vacationing whenever she can!  


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