Dentist in Kodak, TN
Noelan Schafer, DMD
Dr. Schafer obtained his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Eastern Washington University in Cheney, WA. He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at the Midwestern University of Illinois in Downers Grove, IL. Later, he studied at the University of Tennessee Health Science College in Memphis, TN. to receive Advanced Education in General Dentistry.
Dr Schafer's mission: "To listen and get to know each one of my patients while providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable,relaxed and friendly environment that is filled with laughs."
Mica Mathison, DMD
Dr. Mathison obtained her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. She then went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at Midwestern University of Illinois in Downers Grove, IL. Later, she studied at the University of Tennessee Science College in Memphis, TN. to receive Advanced Education in General Dentistry.
Dr Mathison's mission: "It is my mission to be a servant-leader who educates and delivers the best care possible, with integrity and passion in a safe, comfortable and caring environment."
Front Office Staff
Olivia has been with Kodak Dental Care as our patient coordinator since 2012. She will often be the first person you meet in our office. Olivia is married to her husband Jordan since 2016 and they have two kids, a boy and a girl. In her spare time, Olivia enjoys DIY projects and is a plant enthusiast.
Donna is our FT insurance coordinator. Donna was born and raised in Thonotosassa, FL and moved to Dandridge in 2016. She and her husband Jamey love to spend time with family and enjoy spoiling their nieces and nephews. In her spare time, Donna enjoys baking, reading and watching movies.
Jennifer joined our practice in June of 2021. She is originally from Southern California. Most of her experience has been in medical administration, but she is enjoying learning about dentistry! Jennifer has two daughters she loves spending quality time with. She enjoys the outdoors, camping, hiking, running, and photography.
Kay is our office manager and started with Kodak Dental Care in 2009. She will often be involved in helping to maximize your insurance benefits and coordinating your treatment. She is married for 26 years and has two grown sons. In her spare time, she enjoys boating with family and friends on beautiful Norris Lake.
Back Office Staff
Hannah is a member of our hygiene team and started with Kodak Dental Care in 2019. She is a 2018 graduate from Roane State where she earned her RDH and certifications for administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist, Hannah worked as a registered dental assistant. She has been married to her husband since 2013, and together they enjoy two mini dachshunds. In August, 2021, they welcomed a baby girl into the family.
Bre is a member of our hygiene department joining our practice in January of 2021. She is a 2016 graduate of West Liberty University in W.V. where she obtained her R.D.H. and Bachelor’s of Science along with certification for administering local anesthesia. Bre was born and raised in NE Ohio and made the move to Sevier County in 2020. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her fiancé and their Corgi, Toby.
Tracy started with our practice in May of 2021. She is a graduate of East Tennessee State University where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene. She holds certificates in administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Tracy was born and raised in Jefferson County. She has been married to h er husband Todd since 2009 and they have two sons. When Tracy is not working to keep your smile healthy, she enjoys being active with her church, camping, and helping her husband coach their son’s baseball team. Tracy loves the verse Philippians 4:8.
Janie is a registered dental assistant and the newest FT member of our clinical staff. Janie was born and raised in Knoxville and has lived in Jefferson City since 1995. In addition to being a devout Christian, she is truly concerned about the environment around her and is our resident recycler. Janie has two grown children and four grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her extended family and traveling to the beach whenever possible.