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Stephanie Ballentine, DDS, PA | Meet the Staff in Charlotte


Ballentine Family    Dentistry 

1315 Matheson Avenue | Charlotte, NC 28205
                     (704) 334-6907

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Dental Hygienists


Michelle (L); Katrina (R)

Meet Michelle! (L)

Michelle is a registered dental hygienist who has been working with Ballentine Family Dentistry for over 25 years.  She received her BS degree in dental hygiene from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.  She believes that many years of training and experience has allowed her to confidently provide quality dental care that patients need and deserve.  She enjoys assisting patients in achieving and maintaining their beautiful smiles. Michelle considers one of the most rewarding aspects of dentistry is getting to know patients on a personal level and even being invited to their personal events.

Michelle is married with seven children and one granddaughter.  She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, boating, exercising, reading, sodoku puzzles, and attending sporting events (Go Tarheels!).  She is active in her church, volunteering in several areas of the ministry. 

“Serving others is a God given talent.  I am enjoying the opportunity to serve daily in the dental profession.”   -Michelle


Meet Katrina! (R)

 Katrina has lived in Charlotte for 26 years.  She is registered dental hygienist, who has worked in the dental field since 1989.  She believes that dentistry is a beneficial field of medicine that allows her to treat and work with a diverse group of people.  Katrina is a leader in helping people to maintain optimum oral health.  She stresses a team approach with customized ways to help patients maintain their smiles.

In Katrina’s spare time, you can find her enjoying all aspects of life and playing with her dog Coco.

“Ballentine Family Dentistry maintains a very peaceful and Christian environment.  This establishes a professional atmosphere with absolute focus on patient care and comfort.” –Katrina

Received Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Health Services Administration in 2016 from Strayer University.



Front Office/Receptionists


Nancy (L); Barbara (R)

Meet Nancy! (L)

Nancy was born and raised in Charlotte NC she has three sons and three grand daughters and six great grands. Nancy enjoys baking, reading and spending time with her family. Nancy also enjoys spending time at church. She enjoys greeting and talking with patients.

Meet Barbara! (R)

 Barbara is an all-around “Carolina girl,” born and raised in Charlotte.  She has been a part of Dr. Ballentine’s front office team for over 20 years.  She is truly committed to helping patients. She works hard with patients and their benefits, making certain that their oral healthcare needs are met and obtainable. 

In Barbara’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, her dogs Elvis and Priscilla, and outings at the beach.

“I love greeting, meeting and getting to know patients – they come first.” -Barbara 



Dental Assistants


Samantha (L); Natasha (C); Elise (R)

Meet Samantha! (L)

 Samantha is a native of Charlotte and has been working with Ballentine Family Dentistry for 8 years.  She is a caring and friendly part of the BFD team who has a passion for dentistry.  Samantha enjoys being able to educate patients on the importance of good oral hygiene and how that contributes to a healthy body.  She attends continuing education courses regularly and values learning and working with the dentists in utilizing advancements in dental technology. 

In Samantha’s spare time, you can find her spending time with her extended family and friends. 

“Dentistry is fun and life changing!  What more can you ask for?” -Samantha


Meet Natasha! (C)

Natasha has been a DA since 2011 she received her credentials from Pima medical Institute in Colorado springs. Natasha enjoys the one on one with her patients. She enjoys seeing them leave happy and satisfied. In her spare time she likes working out and shopping for bargains.

"I love my job and everything about it and I love the christian atmosphere."


Meet Elise! (R)

 Elise has been a dental assistant since 1995 and has been working at Ballentine Family Dentistry since 2000.  She is proud of the fact that there have been continuous improvements within the dental field in order to provide the best quality care for the patients.  Elise enjoys treating patients with the utmost care and compassion and exchanging life stories and experiences.

Elise is a highly skilled gardener and she enjoys spending time with her husband and three teenagers at home. 

“I always recommend this office to my friends because it is a one of a kind place to treat one’s dental needs, all while having a pleasant experience.” –Elise

Charlotte Dentist | Meet the Staff. Dr. Stephanie Ballentine & Dr. Tabitha Ikpechukwu is a Charlotte Dentist.